According to the Castro regime's official statistics, over 407,600 Cubans have "terminated" their self-employment licenses since 2010.
Meanwhile, its tally of current self-employed licensees is 444,109.
(That's quite an attrition rate.)
Of these, the Castro regime boasts that 257,639 "self-employed" licensees are under the control of the Cuban Workers Federation (CTC), the state's official and only permitted labor union.
In other words, according to their own statistics, nearly 60% of Cuba's so-called self-employed licensees are officially affiliated to the Castro regime.
More "reform" you can't believe in.
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