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Labor > Economic activity > Women aged 15-19: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Rwanda 81.51% 2010
2 Burundi 81.17% 2010
3 Laos 72.1% 2010
4 Tanzania 71.74% 2010
5 Uganda 71.58% 2010
6 Solomon Islands 69.43% 2010
7 Cambodia 68.44% 2010
8 Burkina Faso 67.99% 2010
9 Angola 67.83% 2010
10 East Timor 66.78% 2010
11 Eritrea 66.37% 2010
12 Kenya 65.42% 2010
13 Mali 65.16% 2010
14 Mozambique 62.37% 2010
15 China 61.7% 2010
16 Bhutan 61.63% 2010
17 Thailand 61.56% 2010
18 Malawi 60.7% 2010
19 Zambia 60.54% 2010
20 Chad 59.02% 2010
21 The Gambia 56.94% 2010
22 Denmark 55.8% 2010
23 Burma 55.71% 2010
24 Senegal 55.25% 2010
25 Vietnam 54.72% 2010
26 Central African Republic 54.26% 2010
27 Somalia 53.98% 2010
28 Ethiopia 53.7% 2010
29 Ghana 53.55% 2010
30 Madagascar 53.48% 2010
31 Democratic Republic of the Congo 53.38% 2010
32 Bangladesh 53.34% 2010
33 Comoros 52.77% 2010
34 Australia 52.67% 2010
35 Benin 52.5% 2010
36 Mauritania 51.99% 2010
37 Gabon 51.82% 2010
38 Guinea-Bissau 51.54% 2010
39 Nepal 51.12% 2010
=40 Guinea 50.81% 2010
=40 Papua New Guinea 50.81% 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 50.71% 2010
42 Maldives 50.64% 2010
43 Mongolia 48.81% 2010
44 New Zealand 48.59% 2010
45 Canada 47.65% 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 47.14% 2010
46 Brazil 45.18% 2010
47 Togo 44.61% 2010
48 Turkey 44.12% 2010
49 Iceland 43.61% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 43.41% 2010
50 Zimbabwe 43.11% 2010
51 Switzerland 42.29% 2010
52 Cape Verde 41.21% 2010
53 Afghanistan 40.9% 2010
54 Liberia 40.35% 2010
failed states average (profile) 39.87% 2010
55 Austria 38.93% 2010
56 Hungary 38.64% 2010
57 Botswana 38.15% 2010
58 Equatorial Guinea 37.61% 2010
59 United States 37.46% 2010
60 Haiti 37.34% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 37.27% 2010
=61 Cameroon 37.25% 2010
=61 Cote d'Ivoire 37.25% 2010
63 Netherlands 36.73% 2010
64 Portugal 36.72% 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 36.27% 2010
65 Bolivia 36.21% 2010
66 Lesotho 35.81% 2010
67 India 35.44% 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 35.01% 2010
68 South Africa 35.01% 2010
=69 Nigeria 34.59% 2010
=69 Niger 34.59% 2010
71 Sweden 34.58% 2010
72 Indonesia 34.48% 2010
73 Morocco 33.92% 2010
74 Cyprus 32.47% 2010
75 Sierra Leone 32.16% 2010
76 Barbados 32.09% 2010
77 Germany 31.98% 2010
78 Mexico 31.71% 2010
79 Malta 31.49% 2010
80 Swaziland 31.11% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 30.91% 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 30.64% 2010
81 Tunisia 30.13% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 30.03% 2010
82 Turkmenistan 29.99% 2010
83 Philippines 29.94% 2010
84 Malaysia 29.92% 2010
85 Finland 29.76% 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 29.74% 2010
86 Norway 29.7% 2010
87 Slovakia 29.42% 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 29.35% 2010
88 Guatemala 29.18% 2010
89 Czech Republic 28.93% 2010
90 Colombia 28.77% 2010
91 Uzbekistan 28.75% 2010
92 Namibia 28.42% 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 28.13% 2010
93 Romania 28.1% 2010
94 Uruguay 27.86% 2010
95 Tajikistan 27.81% 2010
96 Albania 27.78% 2010
97 Jamaica 27.7% 2010
98 The Bahamas 27.44% 2010
99 Mauritius 27.31% 2010
100 Paraguay 27.23% 2010
European Union average (profile) 27.11% 2010
101 Nicaragua 27.07% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 26.94% 2010
102 Costa Rica 26.64% 2010
103 Fiji 26.1% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 25.81% 2010
104 Azerbaijan 25.8% 2010
105 Pakistan 25.74% 2010
106 Sudan 25.52% 2010
107 North Korea 25.01% 2010
108 Moldova 24.96% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 24.95% 2010
109 Georgia 24.93% 2010
110 Yemen 24.91% 2010
111 Honduras 24.79% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 24.58% 2010
112 El Salvador 24.24% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 24.14% 2010
113 Luxembourg 23.84% 2010
114 Armenia 23.8% 2010
=115 Latvia 23.45% 2010
=115 Kazakhstan 23.45% 2010
117 Italy 23.14% 2010
118 Kyrgyzstan 22.88% 2010
119 Argentina 22.69% 2010
120 Ukraine 22.63% 2010
121 Poland 22.47% 2010
122 Lebanon 22.41% 2010
123 Iran 22.35% 2010
124 Estonia 22.18% 2010
125 Belarus 22.11% 2010
126 Guyana 22.1% 2010
127 Russia 22.02% 2010
128 Singapore 21.54% 2010
129 Syria 21.35% 2010
130 Bulgaria 21.16% 2010
131 Panama 20.14% 2010
132 Slovenia 20.11% 2010
133 Sri Lanka 19.87% 2010
=134 Dominica 19.12% 2010
=134 Dominican Republic 19.12% 2010
136 Serbia and Montenegro 18.24% 2010
137 Egypt 17.93% 2010
138 Croatia 17.75% 2010
139 Venezuela 17.53% 2010
=140 Trinidad and Tobago 17.27% 2010
=140 Lithuania 17.27% 2010
142 South Korea 17.24% 2010
143 Bosnia and Herzegovina 17.23% 2010
144 Greece 17.1% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 17.08% 2010
145 Chile 17.07% 2010
146 Republic of Macedonia 16.12% 2010
147 Belize 16.01% 2010
148 Japan 14.77% 2010
149 Israel 14.32% 2010
150 Cuba 14.27% 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 14.24% 2010
151 Algeria 12.51% 2010
152 Peru 11.91% 2010
153 Libya 9.93% 2010
154 Suriname 9.15% 2010
155 Belgium 9.09% 2010
156 Bahrain 8.04% 2010
157 Oman 7.79% 2010
158 Jordan 7.59% 2010
159 France 6.62% 2010
160 United Arab Emirates 6.07% 2010
161 Saudi Arabia 6.01% 2010
162 Iraq 5.66% 2010
163 Kuwait 4.33% 2010
164 Qatar 1.07% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Women aged 15-19. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Economic activity rate and economically active population, by sex, thirteen age groups, 1950-2010 (ILO estimates and projections) are data from the International Labour Union (ILO). Source details: ILO, Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, fourth edition, diskette database (Geneva, 1997). The latest set of estimates and projections covering the period 1950-2010 (4th edition) was released by ILO in December 1996. These data are updated every five-ten years by ILO and a new set of these data is in preparation. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Economic-activity/Women-aged-15--19

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