×

Country vs country: India and United States compared: Labor stats

Compare vs for  

Definitions

  • Employment rate > Adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Expense > Current LCU: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.
  • Female retirement age: Women.

    China had range specified: 50-55

    Czech Republic had range specified: 59-63

    Denmark had range specified: 65-67

    Finland had range specified: 62-68

    Greece had range specified: 60-67

    Netherlands had range specified: 65-67

    Sweden had range specified: 61-67

    United States had range specified: 62-67

  • GNI > Current US$: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • GNI > Current US$ per capita: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Hours worked > Standard workweek: Standard workweek (hours).
  • Labor force: The total labor force figure
  • Labor force > By occupation: Component parts of the labor force by occupation.
  • Labor force per 1000: The total labor force figure. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Labor force, total: Labor force, total. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.
  • Labor force, total per 1000: Labor force, total. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Male retirement age: Men.

    Denmark had range specified: 65-67

    Finland had range specified: 62-68

    Netherlands had range specified: 65-67

    Sweden had range specified: 61-67

    United States had range specified: 62-67

  • Salaries and benefits > Hourly minimum wage: Hourly minimum wage at international USD (this means that discrepancies in purchasing power have been compensated for).
  • Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage: Minimum wage.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Unemployment rate: The percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Both sexes: Percentage of unemployed people out of total population able to work. Workers not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage. 
  • GNI per capita > Constant LCU: GNI per capita (constant LCU). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency.
  • Expense > Current LCU per capita: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Employment rate > Women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Labor force > Total: Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector."
  • Employment rate > Men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men: Employment-to-population ratio, men, percentage.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men: Percentage of unemployed men out of total male population able to work. Men not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage.
  • Compensation of employees > Current LCU: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees.
  • Force > Total > Per capita: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Force > Total: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes: Percentage of population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
  • GNI > Current LCU: GNI (current LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency.
  • Female economic activity: Female economic activity rate (aged 15 and above) in 2000.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women: Percentage of unemployed women out of total female population able to work. Women not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women: Employment-to-population ratio, women, percentage.
  • Labor force > Per capita: The total labor force figure Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Employment rate > Young adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Rigidity of employment index > 0=less rigid to 100=more rigid: The rigidity of employment index measures the regulation of employment, specifically the hiring and firing of workers and the rigidity of working hours. This index is the average of three subindexes: a difficulty of hiring index, a rigidity of hours index, and a difficulty of firing index. The index ranges from 0 to 100, with higher values indicating more rigid regulations."
  • Female economic activity growth: The % change in the female economic activity rate (aged 15 and above) from 1990 to 2000.
  • Employment rate > Young men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Employment rate > Young women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • GDP per person employed > Constant 1990 PPP $: GDP per person employed is gross domestic product (GDP) divided by total employment in the economy. Purchasing power parity (PPP) GDP is GDP converted to 1990 constant international dollars using PPP rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP that a U.S. dollar has in the United States.
  • GNI > Constant LCU: GNI (constant LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency.
  • GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$: GNI per capita (constant 2000 US$). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars.
  • GNI > Constant LCU per capita: GNI (constant LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male: Percentage of male population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration.
  • Total work time > Males: Total work time (minutes per day)
  • Work time > Market-oriented: Classification of market and non-market activities are not strictly based on the 1993 revised UN System of National Accounts, so comparisons between countries and areas must be made with caution.
  • Total work time > Females: Total work time (minutes per day)
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 40-44: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 15-19: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 20-24: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 35-39: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Total work time > Females over males: Female total work time as a % of male total work time
  • Work time > Non-market-oriented: Classification of market and non-market activities are not strictly based on the 1993 revised UN System of National Accounts, so comparisons between countries and areas must be made with caution.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million: Net income from abroad (constant LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in constant local currency. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • GNI growth > Annual %: GNI growth (annual %). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad.
  • GNI per capita > Current LCU: GNI per capita (current LCU). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency.
  • Net income from abroad > Constant LCU: Net income from abroad (constant LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in constant local currency.
  • Employees, services, male > % of male employment: Employees, services, male (% of male employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services.
  • Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Long-term unemployment, male > % of male unemployment: Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment). Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.
  • Unemployment, female > % of female labor force: Unemployment, female (% of female labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force with secondary education > % of total: Labor force with secondary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a secondary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 25-29: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 35-39: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 60-64: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Compensation of employees > % of expense: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees.
  • Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force > Female > % of total labor force: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 20-24: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Employees, industry, female > % of female employment: Employees, industry, female (% of female employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water).
  • Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed: Wage and salaried workers, female (% of females employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed: Contributing family workers, total (% of total employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed: Wage and salary workers, male (% of males employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 25-29: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 30-34: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Personal remittances, received > % of GDP: Personal remittances, received (% of GDP). Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. Personal transfers consist of all current transfers in cash or in kind made or received by resident households to or from nonresident households. Personal transfers thus include all current transfers between resident and nonresident individuals. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees.
  • Net income from abroad > Current LCU: Net income from abroad (current LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current local currency.
  • Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment: Employees, agriculture, male (% of male employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Agriculture corresponds to division 1 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories A and B (ISIC revision 3) and includes hunting, forestry, and fishing.
  • Self-employed, male > % of males employed: Self-employed, male (% of males employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs" (i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Employees, industry, male > % of male employment: Employees, industry, male (% of male employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water).
  • Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force > Total per 1000: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 45-49: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 50-54: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 55-59: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Men aged 60-64: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 50-54: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 55-59: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Unemployment with secondary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million: Net income from abroad (current LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed: Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Unemployment, total > % of total labor force: Unemployment, total (% of total labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration.
  • Labor force > Female > % of total labor force: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation's definition of the economically active population.
  • Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector > % of total nonagricultural employment: Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector is the share of female workers in the nonagricultural sector (industry and services), expressed as a percentage of total employment in the nonagricultural sector. Industry includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, electricity, gas, and water, corresponding to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3). Services include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services-corresponding to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 30-34: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Economic activity > Women aged 15-19: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24: Ratio of youth unemployment rate to adult unemployment rate.
  • Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24: Ratio of youth unemployment rate to adult unemployment rate.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female: Percentage of female population aged 15-24 that is unemployed.
  • GNI > Current US$, % of GDP: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • GNI > Current LCU per capita: GNI (current LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Expense > % of GDP: Expense (% of GDP). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.
  • Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense: Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense). Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organizations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind.
  • Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment: Employees, agriculture, female (% of female employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Agriculture corresponds to division 1 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories A and B (ISIC revision 3) and includes hunting, forestry, and fishing.
  • Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > %: Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Self-employed, female > % of females employed: Self-employed, female (% of females employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs" (i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed: Contributing family workers, male (% of males employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > %: Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Self-employed, total > % of total employed: Self-employed, total (% of total employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, hold the type of jobs defined as a "self-employment jobs" (i.e. jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed: Contributing family workers, female (% of females employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold u2018self-employment jobsu2019 as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Employees, services, female > % of female employment: Employees, services, female (% of female employment). Employees are people who work for a public or private employer and receive remuneration in wages, salary, commission, tips, piece rates, or pay in kind. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services.
  • Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Long-term unemployment, female > % of female unemployment: Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment). Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.
  • Unemployment, male > % of male labor force: Unemployment, male (% of male labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Economic activity > Women aged 45-49: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Force with tertiary education > % of total: Labor force with tertiary education is the proportion of labor force that has a tertiary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Force with primary education > % of total: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Labor participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15+: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
STAT India United States HISTORY
Employment rate > Adults 55.6
Ranked 99th.
59.2
Ranked 74th. 6% more than India

Expense > Current LCU 13.77 trillion
Ranked 10th. 4 times more than United States
3.92 trillion
Ranked 18th.

Female retirement age 60
Ranked 4th.
64.5
Ranked 3rd. 8% more than India
GNI > Current US$ $1.89 trillion
Ranked 11th.
$16.51 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than India

GNI > Current US$ per capita $1,525.97
Ranked 129th.
$52,608.35
Ranked 8th. 34 times more than India

Hours worked > Standard workweek 48 hours
Ranked 19th. 20% more than United States
40 hours
Ranked 108th.
Labor force 478.3 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
154.9 million
Ranked 4th.

Labor force > By occupation agriculture 60%, industry 17%, services 23% farming, forestry, and fishing 0.7%, manufacturing, extraction, transportation, and crafts 22.9%, managerial, professional, and technical 34.9%, sales and office 25%, other services 16.5%; <i>note:</i> figures exclude the unemployed
Labor force per 1000 396.72
Ranked 89th.
500.77
Ranked 33th. 26% more than India

Labor force, total 484.34 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
158.69 million
Ranked 4th.

Labor force, total per 1000 391.65
Ranked 142nd.
505.51
Ranked 51st. 29% more than India

Male retirement age 60
Ranked 6th.
64.5
Ranked 5th. 8% more than India
Salaries and benefits > Hourly minimum wage $0.61
Ranked 120th.
$7.25
Ranked 13th. 12 times more than India
Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage last=Wage Indicator Foundation|title=Minimum Wages India 2012 \u2013 Current Minimum Wage Rate India|url= http://www.paycheck.in/main/salary/minimumwages|accessdate=10 December 2012}}&lt;/ref&gt; The federal minimum wage in the United States is US$ 7.25 per hour. States may also set a minimum, in which case the higher of the two is controlling; some territories are exempt and have lower rates.
Unemployment rate 10.8%
Ranked 23th. 11% more than United States
9.7%
Ranked 31st.

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Both sexes 52.9%
Ranked 56th.
58.4%
Ranked 34th. 10% more than India

GNI per capita > Constant LCU 46,531.17
Ranked 46th. 1% more than United States
46,084.41
Ranked 47th.

Expense > Current LCU per capita 11,277.26
Ranked 59th.
12,566.94
Ranked 57th. 11% more than India

Employment rate > Women 32.4
Ranked 146th.
52.9
Ranked 50th. 63% more than India

Labor force > Total 449.89 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
158.37 million
Ranked 4th.

Employment rate > Men 77.4
Ranked 41st. 17% more than United States
66
Ranked 107th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men 77.1%
Ranked 8th. 21% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men 77.1%
Ranked 8th. 21% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Compensation of employees > Current LCU 486870000000 341229000000
Force > Total > Per capita 0.397 per capita
Ranked 142nd.
0.524 per capita
Ranked 22nd. 32% more than India

Force > Total 435.04 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than United States
155.46 million
Ranked 3rd.

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes 10.2%
Ranked 64th.
17.3%
Ranked 42nd. 70% more than India

GNI > Current LCU 102.68 trillion
Ranked 10th. 6 times more than United States
16.51 trillion
Ranked 27th.

Female economic activity 42.1%
Ranked 115th.
58.8%
Ranked 57th. 40% more than India
Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women 27.7%
Ranked 80th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 92% more than India

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women 27.7%
Ranked 80th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 92% more than India

Labor force > Per capita 457.05 per 1,000 people
Ranked 77th.
508.4 per 1,000 people
Ranked 42nd. 11% more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34 76.85%
Ranked 123th.
86.54%
Ranked 69th. 13% more than India
Employment rate > Young adults 39.6
Ranked 88th.
50.7
Ranked 45th. 28% more than India

Net income from abroad > Current US$ $-18,360,820,447.47
Ranked 152nd.
$269.90 billion
Ranked 1st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita 0.894$
Ranked 125th.
138.98$
Ranked 28th. 155 times more than India

Rigidity of employment index > 0=less rigid to 100=more rigid 30
Ranked 73th.
0.0
Ranked 170th.

Female economic activity growth 4%
Ranked 71st.
6%
Ranked 56th. 50% more than India
Employment rate > Young men 56.4
Ranked 47th. 9% more than United States
51.7
Ranked 69th.

Employment rate > Young women 21.4
Ranked 133th.
49.7
Ranked 34th. 2 times more than India

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita 920.9$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 127th.
138,564.64$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 29th. 150 times more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus 32.11%
Ranked 65th. 3 times more than United States
9.92%
Ranked 124th.
GDP per person employed > Constant 1990 PPP $ $7,445.00
Ranked 88th.
$65,480.00
Ranked 1st. 9 times more than India

GNI > Constant LCU 57.54 trillion
Ranked 7th. 4 times more than United States
14.47 trillion
Ranked 14th.

GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$ $1,095.55
Ranked 81st.
$46,084.41
Ranked 6th. 42 times more than India

GNI > Constant LCU per capita 46,531.17
Ranked 46th. 1% more than United States
46,084.41
Ranked 47th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14 32.2%
Ranked 149th.
57%
Ranked 37th. 77% more than India

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14 77.7%
Ranked 48th. 12% more than United States
69.5%
Ranked 99th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24 23.7%
Ranked 131st.
54%
Ranked 29th. 2 times more than India

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male 9.8%
Ranked 65th.
18.7%
Ranked 32nd. 91% more than India

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP 1.25$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 112th.
3.31$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 81st. 3 times more than India

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ 1.01 billion$
Ranked 31st.
41.07 billion$
Ranked 1st. 41 times more than India

Total work time > Males 391 minutes
Ranked 20th.
428 minutes
Ranked 12th. 9% more than India
Work time > Market-oriented 61%
Ranked 5th. 22% more than United States
50%
Ranked 20th.
Total work time > Females 457 minutes
Ranked 9th. 1% more than United States
453 minutes
Ranked 10th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19 44.39%
Ranked 59th. 14% more than United States
38.86%
Ranked 81st.
Economic activity > Women aged 40-44 50.69%
Ranked 126th.
82.15%
Ranked 52nd. 62% more than India
Economic activity > Men aged 15-19 52.65%
Ranked 62nd. 31% more than United States
40.19%
Ranked 98th.
Economic activity > Men aged 20-24 86.24%
Ranked 57th. 10% more than United States
78.54%
Ranked 139th.
Economic activity > Men aged 35-39 98.07%
Ranked 40th. 5% more than United States
93.35%
Ranked 163th.
Total work time > Females over males 117%
Ranked 5th. 10% more than United States
106%
Ranked 19th.
Work time > Non-market-oriented 39%
Ranked 24th.
50%
Ranked 11th. 28% more than India
Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 10.5%
Ranked 64th. The same as United States
10.5%
Ranked 51st.

Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP -0.997%
Ranked 60th.
1.72%
Ranked 20th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million -455,305,712.215
Ranked 48th.
753.24 million
Ranked 12th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24 55.3%
Ranked 65th.
55.8%
Ranked 60th. 1% more than India

GNI growth > Annual % 3.09%
Ranked 59th. 28% more than United States
2.42%
Ranked 67th.

GNI per capita > Current LCU 83,026.85
Ranked 77th. 58% more than United States
52,608.35
Ranked 90th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU -563,070,533,300
Ranked 85th.
236.45 billion
Ranked 6th.

Employees, services, male > % of male employment 31%
Ranked 61st.
71.7%
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than India

Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 11.6%
Ranked 59th.
14.7%
Ranked 49th. 27% more than India

Long-term unemployment, male > % of male unemployment 1.2%
Ranked 45th.
2.4%
Ranked 29th. Twice as much as India

Unemployment, female > % of female labor force 4%
Ranked 75th.
7.9%
Ranked 44th. 98% more than India

Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus 52.67%
Ranked 54th. 4 times more than United States
13.49%
Ranked 127th.
Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force 4.9%
Ranked 59th.
5.6%
Ranked 53th. 14% more than India

Force with secondary education > % of total 9.5%
Ranked 9th.
39.5%
Ranked 7th. 4 times more than India
Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 10.4%
Ranked 55th.
12.4%
Ranked 38th. 19% more than India

Economic activity > Men aged 25-29 96.11%
Ranked 51st. 6% more than United States
90.93%
Ranked 159th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54 68.72%
Ranked 110th.
80.24%
Ranked 63th. 17% more than India
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39 73.96%
Ranked 137th.
87.29%
Ranked 68th. 18% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 35-39 47.41%
Ranked 142nd.
81.1%
Ranked 54th. 71% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 60-64 27.96%
Ranked 79th.
33.2%
Ranked 67th. 19% more than India
Compensation of employees > % of expense 9.88%
Ranked 86th.
12.96%
Ranked 55th. 31% more than India

Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 10.5%
Ranked 54th.
11.3%
Ranked 41st. 8% more than India

Force > Female > % of total labor force 28.35%
Ranked 166th.
46.23%
Ranked 44th. 63% more than India

Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 34.7%
Ranked 10th.
48.5%
Ranked 3rd. 40% more than India

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 32.8%
Ranked 6th.
42%
Ranked 3rd. 28% more than India

Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 31.9%
Ranked 10th.
47.3%
Ranked 3rd. 48% more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24 65.99%
Ranked 136th.
75.54%
Ranked 63th. 14% more than India
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29 71.88%
Ranked 142nd.
85.46%
Ranked 56th. 19% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 20-24 43.96%
Ranked 148th.
72.42%
Ranked 52nd. 65% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus 13.52%
Ranked 72nd. 82% more than United States
7.41%
Ranked 95th.
Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 30.9%
Ranked 8th.
46.3%
Ranked 2nd. 50% more than India

Employees, industry, female > % of female employment 20.7%
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than United States
7.2%
Ranked 71st.

Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed 14.5%
Ranked 88th.
94.5%
Ranked 8th. 7 times more than India

Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed 16.9%
Ranked 12th. 169 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 78th.

Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed 19.4%
Ranked 91st.
99.1%
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64 48.64%
Ranked 83th. 17% more than United States
41.42%
Ranked 101st.
Economic activity > Women aged 25-29 45.13%
Ranked 146th.
79.87%
Ranked 49th. 77% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 30-34 54.08%
Ranked 126th.
79.8%
Ranked 57th. 48% more than India
Personal remittances, received > % of GDP 3.74%
Ranked 45th. 97 times more than United States
0.0387%
Ranked 136th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU -999,000,000,000
Ranked 147th.
269.9 billion
Ranked 6th.

Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment 43%
Ranked 5th. 19 times more than United States
2.3%
Ranked 74th.

Self-employed, male > % of males employed 80.6%
Ranked 1st. 10 times more than United States
8%
Ranked 81st.

Employees, industry, male > % of male employment 26%
Ranked 41st. 4% more than United States
25.1%
Ranked 52nd.

Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 5%
Ranked 58th.
5.5%
Ranked 55th. 10% more than India

Force > Total per 1000 385.96
Ranked 144th.
526.07
Ranked 21st. 36% more than India

Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force 5.3%
Ranked 60th.
5.4%
Ranked 58th. 2% more than India

Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 40%
Ranked 38th. 17% more than United States
34.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 10.8%
Ranked 49th. 7% more than United States
10.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64 36.04%
Ranked 165th.
70.07%
Ranked 34th. 94% more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44 75.48%
Ranked 125th.
87.2%
Ranked 67th. 16% more than India
Economic activity > Men aged 45-49 97.38%
Ranked 32nd. 6% more than United States
92.2%
Ranked 156th.
Economic activity > Men aged 50-54 95.02%
Ranked 45th. 7% more than United States
88.58%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Men aged 55-59 90.53%
Ranked 59th. 18% more than United States
76.57%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Men aged 60-64 70.31%
Ranked 80th. 40% more than United States
50.34%
Ranked 121st.
Economic activity > Women aged 50-54 41.42%
Ranked 117th.
72.09%
Ranked 50th. 74% more than India
Economic activity > Women aged 55-59 38.88%
Ranked 87th.
58.96%
Ranked 44th. 52% more than India
Unemployment with secondary education > Male > % of male unemployment 41.5%
Ranked 32nd. 20% more than United States
34.5%
Ranked 41st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita 21.68$ per capita
Ranked 105th. 2 times more than United States
9.87$ per capita
Ranked 124th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million -807,803,604.705
Ranked 83th.
859.79 million
Ranked 19th.

Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 10.4%
Ranked 59th.
17.6%
Ranked 38th. 69% more than India

Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed 18.1%
Ranked 93th.
93.2%
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than India

Unemployment, total > % of total labor force 3.6%
Ranked 76th.
8.1%
Ranked 37th. 2 times more than India

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ 23.73 billion$
Ranked 1st. 8 times more than United States
2.92 billion$
Ranked 26th.

Labor force > Female > % of total labor force 27.79%
Ranked 159th.
46.09%
Ranked 57th. 66% more than India

Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector > % of total nonagricultural employment 18.1%
Ranked 98th.
47.4%
Ranked 31st. 3 times more than India

Unemployment > Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 5%
Ranked 83th.
5.8%
Ranked 43th. 16% more than India

Economic activity > Men aged 30-34 97.5%
Ranked 62nd. 5% more than United States
93.16%
Ranked 164th.
Economic activity > Women aged 15-19 35.44%
Ranked 67th.
37.46%
Ranked 59th. 6% more than India
Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24 2.8 ratio
Ranked 29th. 17% more than United States
2.4 ratio
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24 3.2
Ranked 19th.
3.3
Ranked 25th. 3% more than India

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female 11.5%
Ranked 58th.
15.7%
Ranked 47th. 37% more than India

GNI > Current US$, % of GDP 102.47%
Ranked 25th.
105.29%
Ranked 12th. 3% more than India

GNI > Current LCU per capita 83,026.85
Ranked 77th. 58% more than United States
52,608.35
Ranked 90th.

Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million $-14,846,783.73
Ranked 56th.
$859.79 million
Ranked 9th.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP 29.45$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 59th. 125 times more than United States
0.235$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 150th.

Expense > % of GDP 15.34%
Ranked 91st.
25.21%
Ranked 60th. 64% more than India

Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense 21.73%
Ranked 89th.
65.63%
Ranked 21st. 3 times more than India

Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment 59.8%
Ranked 2nd. 75 times more than United States
0.8%
Ranked 75th.

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > % 34%
Ranked 104th.
42.2%
Ranked 72nd. 24% more than India

Self-employed, female > % of females employed 85.5%
Ranked 4th. 16 times more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 77th.

Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed 11%
Ranked 12th. 110 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > % 49.2%
Ranked 68th. 15% more than United States
42.6%
Ranked 98th.

Self-employed, total > % of total employed 81.9%
Ranked 1st. 12 times more than United States
6.8%
Ranked 85th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > % 27.6%
Ranked 154th.
52.3%
Ranked 64th. 89% more than India

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > % 53.7%
Ranked 117th.
57.8%
Ranked 95th. 8% more than India

Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed 33.9%
Ranked 6th. 339 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > % 78.3%
Ranked 32nd. 23% more than United States
63.6%
Ranked 122nd.

Employees, services, female > % of female employment 19.5%
Ranked 62nd.
91.9%
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than India

Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 10.7%
Ranked 61st.
16.2%
Ranked 49th. 51% more than India

Long-term unemployment, female > % of female unemployment 1.8%
Ranked 35th.
2.3%
Ranked 31st. 28% more than India

Unemployment, male > % of male labor force 3.4%
Ranked 74th.
8.2%
Ranked 38th. 2 times more than India

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59 64.57%
Ranked 76th.
67.56%
Ranked 65th. 5% more than India
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita 21.05$
Ranked 103th. 2 times more than United States
9.89$
Ranked 123th.

Economic activity > Women aged 45-49 54.8%
Ranked 103th.
80.06%
Ranked 48th. 46% more than India
Force with tertiary education > % of total 4%
Ranked 9th.
43.3%
Ranked 1st. 11 times more than India
Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64 60.93%
Ranked 152nd.
75.75%
Ranked 40th. 24% more than India

Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64 84.3%
Ranked 61st. 3% more than United States
81.46%
Ranked 101st.

Force with primary education > % of total 35%
Ranked 8th. 2 times more than United States
17.1%
Ranked 18th.
Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment 28.9%
Ranked 47th. 75% more than United States
16.5%
Ranked 54th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 33.3%
Ranked 7th.
45.7%
Ranked 3rd. 37% more than India

Unemployment > Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 36.4%
Ranked 52nd. 9% more than United States
33.3%
Ranked 50th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 34.7%
Ranked 13th.
50.2%
Ranked 3rd. 45% more than India

Labor participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15+ 57.8%
Ranked 138th.
65.4%
Ranked 76th. 13% more than India

Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment 29%
Ranked 54th. 41% more than United States
20.6%
Ranked 55th.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 10.4%
Ranked 62nd.
11.6%
Ranked 47th. 12% more than India

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 10.8%
Ranked 58th. 15% more than United States
9.4%
Ranked 57th.

SOURCES: International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.; International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators.; Wikipedia: Retirement age (Retirement age); World Bank national accounts data; World Bank national accounts data. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of minimum wages by country (Countries) ("Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013" . State.gov . Retrieved 2014-03-04 .); CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.; International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of minimum wages by country (Countries); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; International Labour Organisation, using World Bank population estimates.; United Nations Statistics Division Original html; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; World Development Indicators database; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; calculated on the basis of data on the economically active population and total population from ILO (International Labour Organization). 2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division Original html; Economic activity rate and economically active population, by sex, thirteen age groups, 1950-2010 (ILO estimates and projections) are data from the International Labour Union (ILO). Source details: ILO, Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, fourth edition, diskette database (Geneva, 1997). The latest set of estimates and projections covering the period 1950-2010 (4th edition) was released by ILO in December 1996. These data are updated every five-ten years by ILO and a new set of these data is in preparation; World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Harvey, Andrew S. 1995 ?Market and Non-Market Productive Activity in Less Developed and Developing Countries: Lessons from Time Use.? Background Paper for Human Development Report 1995. United Nations Development Programme, Human Development Report, Goldshmidt-Clermont, Luisella, and Elisabetta Pagnossin Aligisakis. 1995. ?Measures of Unrecorded Economic Activities in Fourteen Countries.? Background paper for Human Development Report; World Bank national accounts data. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.; World Bank staff estimates; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates. World Bank World Development Indicators.

Citation

"Labor: India and United States compared", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/compare/India/United-States/Labor