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Economy > Companies with female participation in ownership > % of firms: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Firms with female participation in ownership are the percentage of firms with a woman among the principal owners.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Samoa 79.83% 2009
2 Philippines 69.4% 2009
3 Tonga 65.29% 2009
4 Costa Rica 65.26% 2005
5 Cote d'Ivoire 61.94% 2009
6 Kyrgyzstan 60.43% 2009
7 Brazil 59.31% 2009
8 Vietnam 59.17% 2009
9 Moldova 53.06% 2009
10 Liberia 52.97% 2009
11 Belarus 52.94% 2008
12 Mongolia 52% 2009
13 Vanuatu 51.42% 2009
14 Portugal 50.76% 2005
15 Madagascar 50.04% 2009
16 Fiji 49.15% 2009
17 Romania 47.93% 2009
18 Poland 47.91% 2009
19 Ukraine 47.12% 2008
20 Latvia 46.26% 2009
21 Paraguay 44.76% 2006
22 Ghana 44.01% 2007
23 Benin 43.92% 2009
24 Colombia 43.04% 2006
25 East Timor 42.87% 2009
26 Indonesia 42.84% 2009
27 Hungary 42.38% 2009
28 Slovenia 42.18% 2009
29 Ireland 41.59% 2005
30 Uruguay 41.56% 2006
31 Nicaragua 41.41% 2006
32 Bolivia 41.1% 2006
33 Rwanda 40.98% 2006
34 Botswana 40.91% 2006
35 Georgia 40.84% 2008
36 Turkey 40.68% 2008
37 Chad 40.09% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 39.99% 2008
38 Honduras 39.89% 2006
39 Uzbekistan 39.8% 2008
40 El Salvador 39.56% 2006
41 Laos 39.38% 2009
42 Lithuania 38.7% 2009
43 Zambia 37.21% 2007
44 Panama 37.13% 2006
45 Kenya 37.1% 2007
46 Estonia 36.26% 2009
47 Burundi 34.81% 2006
48 Uganda 34.73% 2006
49 Kazakhstan 34.43% 2009
50 Tajikistan 34.39% 2008
51 Spain 34.1% 2005
52 Bulgaria 33.93% 2009
53 Croatia 33.54% 2007
54 Lebanon 33.53% 2009
55 Namibia 33.38% 2006
56 Gabon 33.11% 2009
57 Cape Verde 33.1% 2009
58 Russia 33.05% 2009
59 Peru 32.82% 2006
60 Bosnia and Herzegovina 32.78% 2009
61 Ecuador 32.72% 2006
62 Jamaica 32.18% 2005
63 Togo 31.84% 2009
64 Armenia 31.78% 2009
65 Congo, Republic of the 31.77% 2009
66 Bhutan 31.31% 2009
67 Tanzania 30.93% 2006
68 Ethiopia 30.91% 2006
69 Argentina 30.26% 2006
70 Slovakia 29.56% 2009
71 Serbia and Montenegro 28.76% 2009
72 Swaziland 28.56% 2006
73 Guatemala 28.43% 2006
74 Chile 27.8% 2006
75 Nepal 27.35% 2009
76 Senegal 26.33% 2007
77 Guinea 25.43% 2006
78 Czech Republic 25.01% 2009
79 Mexico 24.81% 2006
80 Mozambique 24.43% 2007
81 Greece 24.41% 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 24.31% 2005
82 Malawi 23.85% 2009
83 South Africa 22.6% 2007
84 The Gambia 21.34% 2006
85 Democratic Republic of the Congo 21.2% 2006
86 Germany 20.31% 2005
87 Nigeria 19.96% 2007
88 Guinea-Bissau 19.93% 2006
89 Burkina Faso 19.24% 2009
90 Lesotho 18.39% 2009
91 Mali 18.35% 2007
92 Niger 17.59% 2009
93 Mauritania 17.26% 2006
94 Mauritius 16.87% 2009
95 Bangladesh 16.08% 2007
96 Cameroon 15.7% 2009
97 Algeria 15.03% 2007
98 Syria 14.4% 2009
99 Jordan 13.13% 2006
100 Morocco 13.12% 2007
101 Malaysia 13.06% 2007
102 Albania 10.83% 2007
103 Azerbaijan 10.79% 2009
104 India 9.11% 2006
105 Sierra Leone 7.88% 2009
106 Pakistan 6.7% 2007
107 Eritrea 4.24% 2009
108 Afghanistan 2.81% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Companies with female participation in ownership > % of firms. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Enterprise Surveys (http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Companies-with-female-participation-in-ownership/%-of-firms

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