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Labor > Part time employment, total > % of total employment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Part time employment, total (% of total employment). Part time employment refers to regular employment in which working time is substantially less than normal. Definitions of part time employment differ by country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Netherlands 49.8% 2012
2 Albania 47.6% 2001
3 Georgia 43.2% 2004
4 Tonga 39.9% 2003
5 Grenada 32.4% 1998
6 Nicaragua 30.1% 2010
7 Mauritius 28.8% 2004
8 Switzerland 26% 2012
9 Argentina 25.2% 2012
10 Australia 24.6% 2012
11 United Kingdom 24.1% 2012
12 Armenia 24% 2008
13 Ireland 23.9% 2012
14 Bolivia 23.3% 2009
15 Germany 22.6% 2012
16 Honduras 22.5% 2003
17 Moldova 22.3% 2012
18 Madagascar 22.1% 2001
19 Ethiopia 21.8% 2004
20 New Zealand 21.4% 2012
21 Colombia 21.2% 2012
22 Indonesia 21% 2003
=23 Guatemala 20% 2003
=23 Japan 20% 2012
25 Peru 19.8% 2012
=26 Norway 19.7% 2012
=26 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 19.7% 2001
=26 Uruguay 19.7% 2010
29 Suriname 19.5% 1998
=30 Denmark 19.3% 2012
=30 Mexico 19.3% 2012
=32 Panama 19.1% 2012
=32 Paraguay 19.1% 2011
=32 Austria 19.1% 2012
35 Zimbabwe 18.9% 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 18.81% 2012
36 Canada 18.8% 2012
=37 Dominica 18.7% 1997
=37 Costa Rica 18.7% 2012
39 France 18% 2012
40 European Union 17.8% 2012
=41 Azerbaijan 17.8% 2003
=41 Brazil 17.8% 2009
43 Iceland 17.3% 2012
44 Belgium 17.1% 2012
=45 Italy 17% 2012
=45 Namibia 17% 1997
47 Guam 16.8% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 16.75% 2012
48 Chile 16.7% 2012
49 Belize 16.2% 1999
50 Ecuador 16% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 15.86% 2012
51 Bosnia and Herzegovina 15.7% 2012
52 Luxembourg 14.9% 2012
53 Sweden 14.2% 2012
54 Pakistan 14% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 13.96% 2012
European Union average (profile) 13.92% 2012
55 Malta 13.9% 2012
56 Dominican Republic 13.7% 2010
57 Hong Kong 13.6% 2011
58 Botswana 13.5% 2006
59 Spain 13.1% 2012
60 Finland 12.8% 2012
61 Israel 12.1% 2012
=62 Turkey 11.8% 2012
=62 Saint Kitts and Nevis 11.8% 2001
64 Portugal 11.6% 2012
=65 Jamaica 11.3% 2002
=65 French Polynesia 11.3% 2007
67 United States 11.2% 2012
=68 Kosovo 11.1% 2012
=68 Venezuela 11.1% 2011
70 Tanzania 11% 2006
71 The Bahamas 10.7% 2002
72 Cyprus 10.5% 2012
73 Estonia 10.4% 2012
74 Romania 10.2% 2012
75 South Korea 10% 2012
76 Greece 9.6% 2012
77 Latvia 9.4% 2012
78 Lithuania 9.3% 2012
79 Bhutan 8.9% 2012
80 Macau 8.5% 2004
81 Poland 8% 2012
=82 Trinidad and Tobago 7.9% 2002
=82 Slovenia 7.9% 2012
=84 South Africa 7.8% 2012
=84 Croatia 7.8% 2012
86 Syria 7.7% 2010
87 Aruba 7.6% 1994
88 Thailand 6.9% 2000
89 Republic of Macedonia 6.4% 2012
90 El Salvador 5% 2012
91 Hungary 4.7% 2012
92 Czech Republic 4.3% 2012
93 Montenegro 4.2% 2012
94 Russia 4.1% 2012
95 Slovakia 3.8% 2012
96 Bulgaria 2.4% 2012
97 Bahrain 2.3% 2004
98 Samoa 1.7% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Part time employment, total > % of total employment. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Part-time-employment,-total/%-of-total-employment

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