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Labor > Employers, female > % of employment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Employers, female (% of employment). Employers refers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners, 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), and, in this capacity, have engaged, on a continuous basis, one or more persons to work for them as employee(s).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bhutan 18.2% 2012
2 Belize 4.5% 2005
=3 Greece 4.2% 2012
=3 Ghana 4.2% 2010
5 Grenada 4.1% 1998
6 Italy 3.8% 2012
=7 Nepal 3.7% 2001
=7 Singapore 3.7% 2012
=9 South Korea 3.5% 2008
=9 Paraguay 3.5% 2012
11 Spain 3.4% 2012
=12 Dominica 3.3% 2001
=12 Portugal 3.3% 2012
=12 Switzerland 3.3% 2012
=15 Republic of Macedonia 3.2% 2012
=15 Croatia 3.2% 2012
=17 El Salvador 3.1% 2012
=17 Hungary 3.1% 2012
=17 New Zealand 3.1% 2008
=17 Egypt 3.1% 2010
=17 Namibia 3.1% 2012
22 Peru 3% 2012
=23 Colombia 2.9% 2012
=23 Poland 2.9% 2012
=25 Trinidad and Tobago 2.8% 2005
=25 South Africa 2.8% 2011
=25 Uruguay 2.8% 2010
=25 Nicaragua 2.8% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 2.78% 2008
=29 Argentina 2.7% 2012
=29 Bolivia 2.7% 2009
=29 Cayman Islands 2.7% 2008
=29 Brazil 2.7% 2009
=33 Serbia 2.6% 2012
=33 Latvia 2.6% 2012
=35 Botswana 2.5% 2006
=35 Aruba 2.5% 2007
=35 Guatemala 2.5% 2004
=35 Austria 2.5% 2012
=35 Germany 2.5% 2012
40 European Union 2.41% 2012
=41 Isle of Man 2.4% 2001
=41 Philippines 2.4% 2008
=41 Mexico 2.4% 2008
=41 Antigua and Barbuda 2.4% 2001
Eurozone average (profile) 2.39% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.3% 2008
=45 Ireland 2.3% 2012
=45 Jamaica 2.3% 2012
European Union average (profile) 2.25% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 2.24% 2012
=47 France 2.2% 2012
=47 Dominican Republic 2.2% 2010
=47 Ecuador 2.2% 2012
=47 Bulgaria 2.2% 2012
=47 Iceland 2.2% 2012
=52 Australia 2.1% 2008
=52 Kosovo 2.1% 2012
=52 Belgium 2.1% 2012
=55 Netherlands 2% 2012
=55 Costa Rica 2% 2012
=55 Yemen 2% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 1.95% 2008
Europe average (profile) 1.93% 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 1.93% 2004
=58 Slovakia 1.9% 2012
=58 Finland 1.9% 2012
=58 Slovenia 1.9% 2012
=58 Malta 1.9% 2012
=58 Honduras 1.9% 2010
=63 Liberia 1.8% 2010
=63 Luxembourg 1.8% 2012
=63 Samoa 1.8% 2011
=63 Czech Republic 1.8% 2012
=63 Chile 1.8% 2008
=68 East Timor 1.7% 2010
=68 Madagascar 1.7% 2003
=68 Panama 1.7% 2012
=68 Israel 1.7% 2008
=68 Saint Lucia 1.7% 2001
=68 Sweden 1.7% 2012
=68 Vietnam 1.7% 2012
=75 Cameroon 1.6% 2010
=75 Denmark 1.6% 2012
=75 Venezuela 1.6% 2012
=75 Jordan 1.6% 2012
=75 Cape Verde 1.6% 2000
=80 Malaysia 1.5% 2012
=80 Thailand 1.5% 2012
=80 Macau 1.5% 2011
=80 Algeria 1.5% 2011
=84 Hong Kong 1.4% 2012
=84 Estonia 1.4% 2012
=84 United Kingdom 1.4% 2012
=84 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.4% 2008
=84 Cyprus 1.4% 2012
=84 Kazakhstan 1.4% 2012
=90 Swaziland 1.3% 1997
=90 Turkey 1.3% 2012
=90 Indonesia 1.3% 2009
=90 Mauritius 1.3% 2012
=90 Lithuania 1.3% 2012
95 American Samoa 1.2% 1990
=96 Tanzania 1.1% 2007
=96 Maldives 1.1% 2006
=96 Russia 1.1% 2008
=96 Mozambique 1.1% 2003
=100 Vanuatu 1% 2009
=100 Norway 1% 2012
=100 Lebanon 1% 2009
=100 Syria 1% 2011
=100 Japan 1% 2008
=100 Seychelles 1% 1987
=106 Fiji 0.9% 2008
=106 United Arab Emirates 0.9% 2009
=106 Azerbaijan 0.9% 2008
=106 Tonga 0.9% 2003
=106 Iran 0.9% 2008
=106 Djibouti 0.9% 1996
=106 Tunisia 0.9% 1994
=106 Sri Lanka 0.9% 2012
=114 Tuvalu 0.8% 2002
=114 Morocco 0.8% 2008
=114 Gabon 0.8% 2005
=114 Lesotho 0.8% 1999
=114 Mongolia 0.8% 2011
=114 Ukraine 0.8% 2012
=114 Romania 0.8% 2012
=114 Kuwait 0.8% 2011
=122 Oman 0.7% 2010
=122 Belarus 0.7% 2009
=124 Bahrain 0.6% 2010
=124 Mali 0.6% 2006
=124 Kyrgyzstan 0.6% 2006
=127 Republic of the Congo 0.5% 2005
=127 Barbados 0.5% 2004
=127 Georgia 0.5% 2010
=127 Moldova 0.5% 2012
=127 Albania 0.5% 2010
=127 Brunei 0.5% 1991
=133 Burkina Faso 0.4% 2006
=133 India 0.4% 2010
=133 Cote d'Ivoire 0.4% 2002
=136 Zimbabwe 0.3% 2002
=136 Armenia 0.3% 2011
=136 Niger 0.3% 2005
=139 Ethiopia 0.2% 2005
=139 Suriname 0.2% 1998
=139 Saudi Arabia 0.2% 1992
=139 Laos 0.2% 2005
=139 Uganda 0.2% 2003
=139 Zambia 0.2% 2000
=145 Tajikistan 0.1% 2009
=145 Bangladesh 0.1% 2005
=145 Qatar 0.1% 2004
=145 Senegal 0.1% 1991
=145 Sao Tome and Principe 0.1% 1991
=145 Chad 0.1% 1993
=151 Malawi 0.0 1987
=151 Rwanda 0.0 1996
=151 Cambodia 0.0 2012
=151 Pakistan 0.0 2008
=151 Marshall Islands 0.0 1999

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"Countries Compared by Labor > Employers, female > % of employment. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", ILO Key Indicators of the Labour Market (KILM). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Employers,-female/%-of-employment

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