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Labor > Employees > Agriculture > Female > % of female employment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Rwanda 95.9% 1989
2 Equatorial Guinea 89.9% 1983
3 Laos 89.3% 1995
4 Chad 85.9% 1993
5 Madagascar 82.5% 2005
6 Zambia 79.6% 2000
7 Guinea 78.8% 1994
8 Tanzania 78% 2006
9 The Gambia 76.5% 1993
10 Uganda 75.7% 2003
11 Tajikistan 75.1% 2004
12 Nepal 72.8% 2001
13 Pakistan 72.4% 2007
14 Sierra Leone 71.1% 2004
15 Cambodia 69.7% 2001
16 Zimbabwe 69.5% 1999
17 Cameroon 68.4% 2001
18 Bangladesh 68.1% 2005
19 Lesotho 64.9% 1999
20 Bhutan 63% 2005
21 Morocco 61.3% 2006
22 Gabon 60.8% 1993
23 Vietnam 60% 2004
24 Georgia 56.6% 2007
25 Ghana 50.3% 1999
26 Syria 49.1% 2003
27 Armenia 46.1% 2006
28 Turkey 46% 2008
29 Indonesia 41.4% 2007
30 Thailand 40% 2007
31 Azerbaijan 38% 2007
32 Nigeria 37.6% 1986
33 Haiti 37.3% 1999
34 Sri Lanka 36.8% 2007
35 Bolivia 36.2% 2002
36 Kyrgyzstan 35.4% 2006
37 Mongolia 34.8% 2007
38 Senegal 33% 2006
39 Iraq 32.6% 2004
40 Kazakhstan 32% 2004
41 Romania 30.4% 2008
42 Moldova 30.1% 2007
43 Mali 29.9% 2004
44 Serbia and Montenegro 25.98% 2008
45 Namibia 25.2% 2004
46 Botswana 24.3% 2005
47 Philippines 23.8% 2007
48 Sao Tome and Principe 22.8% 2000
49 Tunisia 22.7% 1989
50 Algeria 22.3% 2004
51 Paraguay 19.2% 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 16.4% 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 16.18% 2004
52 Guatemala 16% 2006
53 Brazil 15% 2006
=54 Croatia 14.2% 2007
=54 Poland 14.2% 2007
56 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.8% 1984
57 Honduras 13.1% 2005
58 Portugal 12% 2008
59 Greece 11.8% 2008
60 Slovenia 10.4% 2007
61 Malaysia 10% 2007
62 Saint Lucia 9.8% 2004
63 Grenada 9.7% 1998
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 8.87% 2002
64 Cuba 8.6% 2007
65 Nicaragua 8.4% 2006
=66 Dominica 8.3% 2001
=66 Jamaica 8.3% 2006
=66 Faroe Islands 8.3% 2005
=69 Mauritius 7.6% 2007
=69 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7.6% 2001
NATO countries average (profile) 7.48% 2007
71 Guyana 7.2% 2002
72 Maldives 7.1% 2006
73 Russia 6.9% 2007
=74 South Africa 6.5% 2007
=74 Marshall Islands 6.5% 1999
76 Colombia 6.4% 2007
77 Lithuania 5.8% 2008
=78 Peru 5.7% 2007
=78 Bulgaria 5.7% 2007
=80 Austria 5.6% 2008
=80 Latvia 5.6% 2008
=80 Chile 5.6% 2007
83 Ethiopia 5.5% 2006
84 Oman 5.4% 2000
85 French Polynesia 5.3% 2002
86 Costa Rica 5.1% 2007
87 New Zealand 5% 2007
=88 El Salvador 4.8% 2006
=88 Uruguay 4.8% 2007
90 Tonga 4.6% 2003
91 Suriname 4.5% 2004
European Union average (profile) 4.47% 2008
92 Mexico 4.4% 2007
=93 Ecuador 4.3% 2006
=93 Japan 4.3% 2007
95 New Caledonia 4.1% 1996
96 European Union 3.87% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3.69% 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 3.52% 2008
97 Panama 3.4% 2007
98 Belize 3.3% 2005
99 Italy 2.9% 2008
=100 Cyprus 2.8% 2008
=100 Switzerland 2.8% 2007
102 Spain 2.7% 2008
103 Finland 2.6% 2008
=104 Barbados 2.5% 2004
=104 Iceland 2.5% 2007
=106 Australia 2.4% 2007
=106 Hungary 2.4% 2008
=106 Czech Republic 2.4% 2008
109 Estonia 2.3% 2008
110 Slovakia 2.2% 2008
111 Dominican Republic 2.1% 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.01% 2007
112 Jordan 2% 2003
113 France 1.9% 2008
114 Venezuela 1.8% 2007
=115 Netherlands 1.7% 2008
=115 Trinidad and Tobago 1.7% 2005
117 Germany 1.6% 2008
=118 Canada 1.5% 2007
=118 Ireland 1.5% 2008
=120 Norway 1.3% 2008
=120 Luxembourg 1.3% 2008
122 Denmark 1.2% 2008
=123 Kiribati 1.1% 2000
=123 Antigua and Barbuda 1.1% 2001
125 Belgium 1% 2008
126 Sweden 0.9% 2007
127 United Kingdom 0.8% 2008
128 United States 0.7% 2007
129 Israel 0.6% 2007
130 Singapore 0.5% 2007
131 Argentina 0.47% 2008
=132 Saudi Arabia 0.4% 2007
=132 Puerto Rico 0.4% 2007
=132 Malta 0.4% 2008
=135 Aruba 0.3% 1997
=135 San Marino 0.3% 2007
=135 Cayman Islands 0.3% 2007
=135 Brunei 0.3% 2001
=139 Bahrain 0.2% 2001
=139 The Bahamas 0.2% 2007
=139 Bermuda 0.2% 2000
=142 United Arab Emirates 0.1% 2005
=142 Kuwait 0.1% 1988
=144 American Samoa 0.0 1990
=144 Qatar 0.0 2006
=144 Northern Mariana Islands 0.0 1995

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"Countries Compared by Labor > Employees > Agriculture > Female > % of female employment. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Employees/Agriculture/Female/%-of-female-employment

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