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  • Agricultural workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the agricultural sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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  • Unemployment rate: The percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.
  • 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.
  • 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."
  • Industrial workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the industrial sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • 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.
  • Female decision makers: Female legislators, senior officials and managers (as % of total). Data refer to the latest year available during the period 1991-2000. Those for countries that have implemented the recent International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-88) are not strictly comparable with those for countries using the previous classification (ISCO-68).
  • Agricultural workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the agricultural sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment > Percent of population are employees > Women: Number of female self-reported employees (formal or informal), expressed as a percentage of the total female employed population.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in industry.
  • 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
  • Industrial workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the industrial sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • 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.
  • Female professionals: Female professional and technical workers (as % of total)
  • 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."
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in agriculture.
  • Employment > Percent of population are employees > Men: Number of male self-reported employees (formal or informal), expressed as a percentage of the total male employed population.
  • Service workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the service sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • 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.
  • Service workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the service sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in agriculture.
  • 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. 
  • Economic activity > Both sexes 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
  • 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)
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in industry.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in services.
  • 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 > 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.
  • Part time employment, male > % of total male employment: Part time employment, male (% of total male employment). Part time employment refers to regular employment in which working time is substantially less than normal. Definitions of part time employment differ by country.
  • Part time employment, total > % of total employment: Part time employment, total (% of total employment). Part time employment refers to regular employment in which working time is substantially less than normal. Definitions of part time employment differ by country.
  • 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).
  • 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)."
  • 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
  • Employment in industry > % of total 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)."
  • 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.
  • Part time employment, female > % of total part time employment: Part time employment, female (% of total part time employment). Part time employment refers to regular employment in which working time is substantially less than normal. Definitions of part time employment differ by country.
  • 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.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in services.
  • 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$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 40-44: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > 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.
  • Labor force with secondary education > Male > % of male labor force: 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."
  • 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."
  • 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 in agriculture > % of total 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."
  • 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."
  • Labor force with primary education > Female > % of female labor force: 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."
  • Employment in services > % of total 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."
  • Labor 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."
  • Labor 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."
  • Labor force with primary education > Male > % of male labor force: 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."
  • Labor force with secondary education > Female > % of female labor force: 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."
  • Labor 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."
  • 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 Israel United States HISTORY
Agricultural workers > Male 3%
Ranked 73th.
4%
Ranked 69th. 33% more than Israel
Employment rate > Adults 50.4
Ranked 129th.
59.2
Ranked 74th. 17% more than Israel

Expense > Current LCU 386.56 billion
Ranked 3rd.
3.92 trillion
Ranked 18th. 10 times more than Israel

Female retirement age 62
Ranked 13th.
64.5
Ranked 3rd. 4% more than Israel
GNI > Current US$ $236.68 billion
Ranked 40th.
$16.51 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 70 times more than Israel

GNI > Current US$ per capita $30,477.11
Ranked 29th.
$52,608.35
Ranked 8th. 73% more than Israel

Hours worked > Standard workweek 43 hours
Ranked 78th. 8% more than United States
40 hours
Ranked 108th.
Labor force 3.08 million
Ranked 80th.
154.9 million
Ranked 4th. 50 times more than Israel

Labor force > By occupation agriculture 18.5%, industry 23.7%, services 50%, other 7.8% 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 404.01
Ranked 84th.
500.77
Ranked 33th. 24% more than Israel

Labor force, total 3.65 million
Ranked 95th.
158.69 million
Ranked 4th. 43 times more than Israel

Male retirement age 67
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than United States
64.5
Ranked 5th.
Salaries and benefits > Hourly minimum wage $5.45
Ranked 20th.
$7.25
Ranked 13th. 33% more than Israel
Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage 4,300 Israeli new shekel ($1,218$) per month, 23.12 Israeli new shekel ($6.56) per hour. The federal minimum wage in the United States is US$ 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 6.4%
Ranked 63th.
9.7%
Ranked 31st. 52% more than Israel

Labor force, total per 1000 461.65
Ranked 89th.
505.51
Ranked 51st. 10% more than Israel

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Both sexes 54.2%
Ranked 48th.
58.4%
Ranked 34th. 8% more than Israel

GNI per capita > Constant LCU 97,566.42
Ranked 48th. 2 times more than United States
46,084.41
Ranked 47th.

Expense > Current LCU per capita 48,882.54
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United States
12,566.94
Ranked 57th.

Employment rate > Women 45.4
Ranked 89th.
52.9
Ranked 50th. 17% more than Israel

Labor force > Total 3.15 million
Ranked 89th.
158.37 million
Ranked 4th. 50 times more than Israel

Industrial workers > Male 35%
Ranked 26th. 9% more than United States
32%
Ranked 42nd.
Employment rate > Men 55.8
Ranked 147th.
66
Ranked 107th. 18% more than Israel

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men 58.9%
Ranked 51st.
63.9%
Ranked 38th. 8% more than Israel

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men 58.9%
Ranked 51st.
63.9%
Ranked 38th. 8% more than Israel

Compensation of employees > Current LCU 62757960000 341229000000
Force > Total > Per capita 0.394 per capita
Ranked 144th.
0.524 per capita
Ranked 22nd. 33% more than Israel

Force > Total 2.73 million
Ranked 98th.
155.46 million
Ranked 3rd. 57 times more than Israel

Female decision makers 26%
Ranked 42nd.
45%
Ranked 1st. 73% more than Israel
Agricultural workers > Female 1%
Ranked 74th. The same as United States
1%
Ranked 76th.
Employment > Percent of population are employees > Women 91.8%
Ranked 15th.
94.1%
Ranked 5th. 3% more than Israel

Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Men > Aged above 14 31.1%
Ranked 40th. 3% more than United States
30.2%
Ranked 44th.

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes 11.6%
Ranked 55th.
17.3%
Ranked 42nd. 49% more than Israel

GNI > Current LCU 846.85 billion
Ranked 90th.
16.51 trillion
Ranked 27th. 20 times more than Israel

Female economic activity 48.4%
Ranked 93th.
58.8%
Ranked 57th. 21% more than Israel
Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women 49.7%
Ranked 31st.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 7% more than Israel

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women 49.7%
Ranked 31st.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 7% more than Israel

Labor force > Per capita 450.31 per 1,000 people
Ranked 80th.
508.4 per 1,000 people
Ranked 42nd. 13% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34 82.78%
Ranked 92nd.
86.54%
Ranked 69th. 5% more than Israel
Industrial workers > Female 12%
Ranked 51st. The same as United States
12%
Ranked 56th.
Employment rate > Young adults 27.1
Ranked 140th.
50.7
Ranked 45th. 87% more than Israel

Female professionals 55%
Ranked 14th. 2% more than United States
54%
Ranked 20th.
Net income from abroad > Current US$ $-6,246,506,428.17
Ranked 146th.
$269.90 billion
Ranked 1st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita 338.96$
Ranked 11th. 2 times more than United States
138.98$
Ranked 28th.

Rigidity of employment index > 0=less rigid to 100=more rigid 17
Ranked 120th.
0.0
Ranked 170th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14 3.1%
Ranked 60th. 41% more than United States
2.2%
Ranked 65th.

Employment > Percent of population are employees > Men 82.6%
Ranked 22nd.
91.2%
Ranked 2nd. 10% more than Israel

Service workers > Male 61%
Ranked 19th.
64%
Ranked 7th. 5% more than Israel
Female economic activity growth 13%
Ranked 31st. 2 times more than United States
6%
Ranked 56th.
Employment rate > Young men 25.2
Ranked 157th.
51.7
Ranked 69th. 2 times more than Israel

Employment rate > Young women 29
Ranked 101st.
49.7
Ranked 34th. 71% more than Israel

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita 339,274.37$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than United States
138,564.64$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 29th.

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus 10.58%
Ranked 120th. 7% more than United States
9.92%
Ranked 124th.
GDP per person employed > Constant 1990 PPP $ $43,202.00
Ranked 20th.
$65,480.00
Ranked 1st. 52% more than Israel

GNI > Constant LCU 757.69 billion
Ranked 61st.
14.47 trillion
Ranked 14th. 19 times more than Israel

GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$ $21,739.36
Ranked 27th.
$46,084.41
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Israel

GNI > Constant LCU per capita 97,566.42
Ranked 48th. 2 times more than United States
46,084.41
Ranked 47th.

Service workers > Female 86%
Ranked 13th. The same as United States
86%
Ranked 15th.
Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Women > Aged above 14 0.8%
Ranked 61st. The same as United States
0.8%
Ranked 62nd.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14 45.7%
Ranked 102nd.
57%
Ranked 37th. 25% more than Israel

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14 54%
Ranked 164th.
69.5%
Ranked 99th. 29% more than Israel

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24 27.8%
Ranked 113th.
54%
Ranked 29th. 94% more than Israel

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male 11.8%
Ranked 54th.
18.7%
Ranked 32nd. 58% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 45-49 80.03%
Ranked 95th.
86.12%
Ranked 58th. 8% more than Israel
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP 19.03$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 27th. 6 times more than United States
3.31$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 81st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ 2.35 billion$
Ranked 19th.
41.07 billion$
Ranked 1st. 17 times more than Israel

Total work time > Males 377 minutes
Ranked 21st.
428 minutes
Ranked 12th. 14% more than Israel
Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Women > Aged above 14 10.7%
Ranked 53th. 11% more than United States
9.6%
Ranked 59th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Men > Aged above 14 64.9%
Ranked 7th.
67.6%
Ranked 4th. 4% more than Israel

Work time > Market-oriented 51%
Ranked 16th. 2% more than United States
50%
Ranked 20th.
Total work time > Females 375 minutes
Ranked 27th.
453 minutes
Ranked 10th. 21% more than Israel
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19 19.84%
Ranked 151st.
38.86%
Ranked 81st. 96% more than Israel
Economic activity > Men aged 15-19 25.07%
Ranked 140th.
40.19%
Ranked 98th. 60% more than Israel
Economic activity > Men aged 20-24 76.69%
Ranked 149th.
78.54%
Ranked 139th. 2% more than Israel
Economic activity > Men aged 35-39 96.43%
Ranked 135th. 3% more than United States
93.35%
Ranked 163th.
Total work time > Females over males 99%
Ranked 25th.
106%
Ranked 19th. 7% more than Israel
Work time > Non-market-oriented 49%
Ranked 14th.
50%
Ranked 11th. 2% more than Israel
Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 16.1%
Ranked 32nd. 53% more than United States
10.5%
Ranked 51st.

Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP -2.419%
Ranked 88th.
1.72%
Ranked 20th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million -1,194,853,535.358
Ranked 81st.
753.24 million
Ranked 12th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24 22.9%
Ranked 170th.
55.8%
Ranked 60th. 2 times more than Israel

GNI growth > Annual % 4.92%
Ranked 50th. 2 times more than United States
2.42%
Ranked 67th.

GNI per capita > Current LCU 109,047.12
Ranked 74th. 2 times more than United States
52,608.35
Ranked 90th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU -6,286,124,449.521
Ranked 64th.
236.45 billion
Ranked 6th.

Employees, services, male > % of male employment 66.6%
Ranked 12th.
71.7%
Ranked 6th. 8% more than Israel

Part time employment, male > % of total male employment 7%
Ranked 32nd.
7.1%
Ranked 31st. 1% more than Israel

Part time employment, total > % of total employment 12.1%
Ranked 34th. 8% more than United States
11.2%
Ranked 37th.

Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 12.7%
Ranked 55th.
14.7%
Ranked 49th. 16% more than Israel

Long-term unemployment, male > % of male unemployment 0.8%
Ranked 48th.
2.4%
Ranked 29th. 3 times more than Israel

Unemployment, female > % of female labor force 7%
Ranked 51st.
7.9%
Ranked 44th. 13% more than Israel

Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus 16.91%
Ranked 117th. 25% more than United States
13.49%
Ranked 127th.
Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force 10.2%
Ranked 25th. 82% more than United States
5.6%
Ranked 53th.

Force with secondary education > % of total 35.1%
Ranked 30th.
39.5%
Ranked 7th. 13% more than Israel
Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 17%
Ranked 23th. 37% more than United States
12.4%
Ranked 38th.

Economic activity > Men aged 25-29 91.86%
Ranked 149th. 1% more than United States
90.93%
Ranked 159th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54 73.37%
Ranked 96th.
80.24%
Ranked 63th. 9% more than Israel
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39 84.91%
Ranked 81st.
87.29%
Ranked 68th. 3% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 35-39 73.25%
Ranked 80th.
81.1%
Ranked 54th. 11% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 60-64 22.12%
Ranked 96th.
33.2%
Ranked 67th. 50% more than Israel
Compensation of employees > % of expense 24.28%
Ranked 33th. 87% more than United States
12.96%
Ranked 55th.

Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 17.8%
Ranked 25th. 58% more than United States
11.3%
Ranked 41st.

Force > Female > % of total labor force 47.04%
Ranked 30th. 2% more than United States
46.23%
Ranked 44th.

Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 31.1%
Ranked 16th.
48.5%
Ranked 3rd. 56% more than Israel

Employees > Industry > Female > % of female employment 10.7%
Ranked 50th. 14% more than United States
9.4%
Ranked 59th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 65%
Ranked 1st. 55% more than United States
42%
Ranked 3rd.

Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 27%
Ranked 15th.
47.3%
Ranked 3rd. 75% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24 70.02%
Ranked 106th.
75.54%
Ranked 63th. 8% more than Israel
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29 80.06%
Ranked 98th.
85.46%
Ranked 56th. 7% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 20-24 63.03%
Ranked 85th.
72.42%
Ranked 52nd. 15% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus 5.85%
Ranked 105th.
7.41%
Ranked 95th. 27% more than Israel
Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 23%
Ranked 15th.
46.3%
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Israel

Employees, industry, female > % of female employment 9.9%
Ranked 57th. 37% more than United States
7.2%
Ranked 71st.

Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed 91.7%
Ranked 17th.
94.5%
Ranked 8th. 3% more than Israel

Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed 0.2%
Ranked 72nd. Twice as much as United States
0.1%
Ranked 78th.

Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed 83.5%
Ranked 21st.
99.1%
Ranked 2nd. 19% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64 40.31%
Ranked 105th.
41.42%
Ranked 101st. 3% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 25-29 67.85%
Ranked 92nd.
79.87%
Ranked 49th. 18% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 30-34 69.11%
Ranked 88th.
79.8%
Ranked 57th. 15% more than Israel
Employment in industry > % of total employment 21.9%
Ranked 46th. 6% more than United States
20.6%
Ranked 55th.

Personal remittances, received > % of GDP 0.23%
Ranked 123th. 6 times more than United States
0.0387%
Ranked 136th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU -22,350,000,000
Ranked 114th.
269.9 billion
Ranked 6th.

Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment 2.5%
Ranked 76th. 9% more than United States
2.3%
Ranked 74th.

Self-employed, male > % of males employed 16.5%
Ranked 61st. 2 times more than United States
8%
Ranked 81st.

Employees, industry, male > % of male employment 29.7%
Ranked 42nd. 18% more than United States
25.1%
Ranked 52nd.

Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 10.7%
Ranked 33th. 95% more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 55th.

Force > Total per 1000 393.99
Ranked 140th.
526.07
Ranked 21st. 34% more than Israel

Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force 11.3%
Ranked 37th. 2 times more than United States
5.4%
Ranked 58th.

Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 52%
Ranked 25th. 52% more than United States
34.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 18.6%
Ranked 28th. 84% more than United States
10.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64 58.69%
Ranked 86th.
70.07%
Ranked 34th. 19% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44 84.95%
Ranked 81st.
87.2%
Ranked 67th. 3% more than Israel
Economic activity > Men aged 45-49 92.95%
Ranked 150th. 1% more than United States
92.2%
Ranked 156th.
Economic activity > Men aged 50-54 90.18%
Ranked 119th. 2% more than United States
88.58%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Men aged 55-59 79.16%
Ranked 118th. 3% more than United States
76.57%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Men aged 60-64 60.87%
Ranked 105th. 21% more than United States
50.34%
Ranked 121st.
Economic activity > Women aged 50-54 57.28%
Ranked 88th.
72.09%
Ranked 50th. 26% more than Israel
Economic activity > Women aged 55-59 41.97%
Ranked 83th.
58.96%
Ranked 44th. 40% more than Israel
Unemployment with secondary education > Male > % of male unemployment 45.9%
Ranked 27th. 33% more than United States
34.5%
Ranked 41st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita 122.91$ per capita
Ranked 49th. 12 times more than United States
9.87$ per capita
Ranked 124th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million -2,877,966,494.547
Ranked 119th.
859.79 million
Ranked 19th.

Part time employment, female > % of total part time employment 69.2%
Ranked 19th. 4% more than United States
66.4%
Ranked 24th.

Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 11.6%
Ranked 57th.
17.6%
Ranked 38th. 52% more than Israel

Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed 87.3%
Ranked 20th.
93.2%
Ranked 3rd. 7% more than Israel

Unemployment, total > % of total labor force 6.9%
Ranked 52nd.
8.1%
Ranked 37th. 17% more than Israel

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ 851 million$
Ranked 60th.
2.92 billion$
Ranked 26th. 3 times more than Israel

Labor force > Female > % of total labor force 46.01%
Ranked 58th.
46.09%
Ranked 57th. About the same as Israel

Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector > % of total nonagricultural employment 49%
Ranked 21st. 3% more than United States
47.4%
Ranked 31st.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 6.2%
Ranked 35th. 7% more than United States
5.8%
Ranked 43th.

Economic activity > Men aged 30-34 96.1%
Ranked 144th. 3% more than United States
93.16%
Ranked 164th.
Economic activity > Women aged 15-19 14.32%
Ranked 149th.
37.46%
Ranked 59th. 3 times more than Israel
Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24 2.4 ratio
Ranked 39th. The same as United States
2.4 ratio
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24 2.3
Ranked 55th.
3.3
Ranked 25th. 43% more than Israel

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14 88%
Ranked 9th.
89.6%
Ranked 5th. 2% more than Israel

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female 11.3%
Ranked 53th.
15.7%
Ranked 47th. 39% more than Israel

GNI > Current US$, % of GDP 91.66%
Ranked 159th.
105.29%
Ranked 12th. 15% more than Israel

GNI > Current LCU per capita 109,047.12
Ranked 74th. 2 times more than United States
52,608.35
Ranked 90th.

Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million $-804,350,613.34
Ranked 156th.
$859.79 million
Ranked 9th.

Economic activity > Men aged 40-44 96.22%
Ranked 121st. 4% more than United States
92.17%
Ranked 163th.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP 6.89$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 99th. 29 times more than United States
0.235$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 150th.

Expense > % of GDP 38.91%
Ranked 1st. 54% more than United States
25.21%
Ranked 60th.

Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense 31.36%
Ranked 6th.
65.63%
Ranked 21st. 2 times more than Israel

Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment 0.7%
Ranked 76th.
0.8%
Ranked 75th. 14% more than Israel

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > % 43.7%
Ranked 63th. 4% more than United States
42.2%
Ranked 72nd.

Self-employed, female > % of females employed 8.3%
Ranked 67th. 51% more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 77th.

Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed 0.1%
Ranked 71st. The same as United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > % 44.7%
Ranked 91st. 5% more than United States
42.6%
Ranked 98th.

Self-employed, total > % of total employed 12.6%
Ranked 67th. 85% more than United States
6.8%
Ranked 85th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > % 54%
Ranked 62nd. 3% more than United States
52.3%
Ranked 64th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > % 59.3%
Ranked 83th. 3% more than United States
57.8%
Ranked 95th.

Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed 0.2%
Ranked 69th. Twice as much as United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > % 64.8%
Ranked 117th. 2% more than United States
63.6%
Ranked 122nd.

Employees, services, female > % of female employment 88.8%
Ranked 15th.
91.9%
Ranked 4th. 3% more than Israel

Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 12.1%
Ranked 58th.
16.2%
Ranked 49th. 34% more than Israel

Long-term unemployment, female > % of female unemployment 0.8%
Ranked 49th.
2.3%
Ranked 31st. 3 times more than Israel

Unemployment, male > % of male labor force 6.8%
Ranked 47th.
8.2%
Ranked 38th. 21% more than Israel

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59 59.9%
Ranked 90th.
67.56%
Ranked 65th. 13% more than Israel
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita 122.8$
Ranked 48th. 12 times more than United States
9.89$
Ranked 123th.

Economic activity > Women aged 45-49 67.45%
Ranked 81st.
80.06%
Ranked 48th. 19% more than Israel
Force with tertiary education > % of total 49.6%
Ranked 2nd. 15% more than United States
43.3%
Ranked 1st.
Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64 62.13%
Ranked 147th.
75.75%
Ranked 40th. 22% more than Israel

Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64 65.6%
Ranked 179th.
81.46%
Ranked 101st. 24% more than Israel

Force with primary education > % of total 14.4%
Ranked 34th.
17.1%
Ranked 18th. 19% more than Israel
Labor force with secondary education > Male > % of male labor force 9.5%
Ranked 54th.
30.3%
Ranked 40th. 3 times more than Israel

Employees > Agriculture > Male > % of male employment 2.5%
Ranked 62nd. 25% more than United States
2%
Ranked 66th.

Employees > Agriculture > Female > % of female employment 0.6%
Ranked 64th.
0.7%
Ranked 62nd. 17% more than Israel

Employment in agriculture > % of total employment 1.6%
Ranked 65th. 14% more than United States
1.4%
Ranked 68th.

Employees > Services > Female > % of female employment 88%
Ranked 13th.
89.9%
Ranked 5th. 2% more than Israel

Labor force with primary education > Female > % of female labor force 3.2%
Ranked 56th.
7.3%
Ranked 51st. 2 times more than Israel

Employment in services > % of total employment 75.6%
Ranked 13th.
78%
Ranked 5th. 3% more than Israel

Labor force with primary education > % of total 5.9%
Ranked 57th.
9.5%
Ranked 51st. 61% more than Israel

Labor force with secondary education > % of total 7.3%
Ranked 56th.
29.4%
Ranked 44th. 4 times more than Israel

Labor force with primary education > Male > % of male labor force 8.2%
Ranked 52nd.
11.3%
Ranked 48th. 38% more than Israel

Labor force with secondary education > Female > % of female labor force 4.8%
Ranked 53th.
28.4%
Ranked 43th. 6 times more than Israel

Labor force with tertiary education > % of total 84%
Ranked 1st. 37% more than United States
61.1%
Ranked 2nd.

Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment 7.2%
Ranked 64th.
16.5%
Ranked 54th. 2 times more than Israel

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 72.5%
Ranked 1st. 59% more than United States
45.7%
Ranked 3rd.

Unemployment > Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 10.3%
Ranked 63th.
33.3%
Ranked 50th. 3 times more than Israel

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 79.9%
Ranked 1st. 59% more than United States
50.2%
Ranked 3rd.

Labor participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15+ 59.7%
Ranked 124th.
65.4%
Ranked 76th. 10% more than Israel

Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment 17.4%
Ranked 59th.
20.6%
Ranked 55th. 18% more than Israel

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 15.1%
Ranked 35th. 30% more than United States
11.6%
Ranked 47th.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 17%
Ranked 32nd. 81% more than United States
9.4%
Ranked 57th.

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