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Labor > Economic activity > Women aged 20-24: 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 China 90.81% 2010
2 Cambodia 87.47% 2010
3 Burundi 87.15% 2010
4 Vietnam 87.14% 2010
5 Rwanda 86.88% 2010
6 Czech Republic 85.94% 2010
7 Mozambique 85.73% 2010
8 Slovakia 85.22% 2010
9 Solomon Islands 85.21% 2010
10 Barbados 84.88% 2010
11 Laos 82.44% 2010
12 Ghana 81.8% 2010
13 Bulgaria 80.98% 2010
14 Belarus 80.88% 2010
15 Latvia 80.4% 2010
16 Mongolia 80.28% 2010
=17 Switzerland 80.1% 2010
=17 Singapore 80.1% 2010
19 Tanzania 79.98% 2010
20 Australia 79.83% 2010
21 Thailand 79.52% 2010
22 Sweden 79.51% 2010
23 Jamaica 79.18% 2010
24 Denmark 78.98% 2010
25 Moldova 78.46% 2010
26 Malawi 78.31% 2010
27 Russia 77.21% 2010
28 Canada 77.19% 2010
29 Burkina Faso 77.08% 2010
30 East Timor 76.93% 2010
31 Uganda 76.9% 2010
32 Ukraine 76.64% 2010
33 Turkmenistan 76.6% 2010
34 Uzbekistan 76.55% 2010
35 The Bahamas 76.4% 2010
36 North Korea 76.31% 2010
37 Botswana 75.4% 2010
38 Germany 75.37% 2010
39 Eritrea 74.87% 2010
40 Kyrgyzstan 74.71% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 74.44% 2010
41 Kazakhstan 74.1% 2010
42 Angola 74.08% 2010
43 Ireland 73.85% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 73.45% 2010
44 Albania 73.09% 2010
45 Estonia 73.06% 2010
46 Slovenia 72.89% 2010
47 Kenya 72.85% 2010
48 Mali 72.81% 2010
49 Netherlands 72.8% 2010
50 New Zealand 72.78% 2010
51 Zambia 72.75% 2010
52 United States 72.42% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 72.27% 2010
53 Romania 72.16% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 71.99% 2010
54 Japan 71.9% 2010
55 Austria 71.49% 2010
56 Chad 71.45% 2010
57 Armenia 71.07% 2010
European Union average (profile) 70.91% 2010
58 Lithuania 70.8% 2010
59 Malta 70.76% 2010
Europe average (profile) 70.64% 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 70.51% 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 70.46% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 69.77% 2010
60 The Gambia 69.66% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 69.61% 2010
61 South Korea 69.54% 2010
62 Luxembourg 69.35% 2010
63 Tajikistan 69.27% 2010
64 Norway 68.95% 2010
65 Iceland 68.54% 2010
66 Maldives 68.05% 2010
67 Portugal 68.02% 2010
68 Madagascar 67.98% 2010
69 Burma 67.81% 2010
70 Finland 67.75% 2010
71 Uruguay 67.56% 2010
72 Cyprus 67.12% 2010
73 Spain 66.8% 2010
74 Sri Lanka 66.35% 2010
75 Mauritania 66.12% 2010
=76 Guinea 65.89% 2010
=76 Papua New Guinea 65.89% 2010
78 Bangladesh 65.71% 2010
79 Malaysia 65.61% 2010
80 Italy 65.45% 2010
81 Croatia 65.17% 2010
82 Zimbabwe 64.4% 2010
83 Gabon 64.35% 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 63.73% 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 63.41% 2010
84 Republic of Macedonia 63.11% 2010
85 Israel 63.03% 2010
86 Hungary 62.88% 2010
87 Bhutan 62.59% 2010
88 Poland 62.47% 2010
89 Serbia and Montenegro 62.43% 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 62.32% 2010
90 Senegal 61.94% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 61.92% 2010
91 Comoros 61.89% 2010
92 Somalia 61.61% 2010
93 Bosnia and Herzegovina 61.54% 2010
94 Central African Republic 61.3% 2010
95 Azerbaijan 61.28% 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 60.92% 2010
96 Democratic Republic of the Congo 60.8% 2010
97 Georgia 60.73% 2010
98 Belgium 60.64% 2010
99 Turkey 60.06% 2010
100 Argentina 60.05% 2010
101 Liberia 59.97% 2010
102 Nepal 59.71% 2010
103 Cuba 59.63% 2010
104 Greece 59.44% 2010
105 Colombia 59.39% 2010
106 Ethiopia 59.35% 2010
107 Trinidad and Tobago 59.1% 2010
108 Namibia 58.82% 2010
109 Haiti 58.67% 2010
110 Guinea-Bissau 58.63% 2010
111 El Salvador 58.19% 2010
Catholic countries average (profile) 58.05% 2010
112 Kuwait 57.6% 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 56.3% 2010
113 Indonesia 55.66% 2010
114 Tunisia 55.5% 2010
115 France 55.36% 2010
116 Lesotho 55.32% 2010
117 Cape Verde 54.24% 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 54.16% 2010
118 Togo 53.47% 2010
119 Swaziland 52.75% 2010
120 South Africa 51.94% 2010
121 Philippines 51.9% 2010
122 Nicaragua 51.84% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 51.81% 2010
123 Brazil 51.64% 2010
failed states average (profile) 51.15% 2010
124 Morocco 50.64% 2010
125 Lebanon 50.3% 2010
126 Afghanistan 50.03% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 49.81% 2010
127 Guyana 49.56% 2010
128 Sierra Leone 49.29% 2010
129 Mauritius 49.19% 2010
130 Egypt 48.85% 2010
=131 Dominica 48.82% 2010
=131 Dominican Republic 48.82% 2010
133 Cameroon 48.44% 2010
134 Costa Rica 47.52% 2010
135 Panama 47.2% 2010
136 Mexico 47.18% 2010
137 Honduras 46.89% 2010
138 Chile 46.57% 2010
139 Bolivia 46.15% 2010
140 Fiji 45.85% 2010
141 Venezuela 45.74% 2010
=142 Nigeria 45.33% 2010
=142 Niger 45.33% 2010
144 Equatorial Guinea 45.02% 2010
145 Peru 44.73% 2010
146 Bahrain 44.69% 2010
147 Cote d'Ivoire 44.46% 2010
148 India 43.96% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 43.45% 2010
149 Paraguay 43.29% 2010
150 Libya 42.49% 2010
151 Qatar 42.04% 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 41.95% 2010
152 Jordan 41.81% 2010
153 Guatemala 41.66% 2010
154 United Arab Emirates 41.37% 2010
155 Suriname 41.06% 2010
156 Algeria 39.71% 2010
157 Belize 38.57% 2010
158 Iran 37.37% 2010
159 Ecuador 36.94% 2010
160 Pakistan 36.76% 2010
161 Syria 35.09% 2010
162 Sudan 35.01% 2010
163 Yemen 30.27% 2010
164 Saudi Arabia 29.56% 2010
165 Iraq 22.62% 2010
166 Oman 22.15% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Women aged 20-24. 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-20--24

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