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People > Labor force participation rate, female > % of female population ages 15-64: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64). Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Tanzania 90% 2012
2 Madagascar 88.4% 2012
3 Rwanda 88.2% 2012
4 Burma 86.3% 2012
=5 Malawi 84.6% 2012
=5 Zimbabwe 84.6% 2012
7 Burundi 84.2% 2012
8 Netherlands 83% 2012
9 Togo 82.2% 2012
=10 Eritrea 82.1% 2012
=10 Iceland 82.1% 2012
=12 Cambodia 82% 2012
=12 Equatorial Guinea 82% 2012
14 Ethiopia 80.9% 2012
15 Laos 80% 2012
16 Burkina Faso 79.6% 2012
17 Namibia 79.2% 2012
18 Vietnam 78.6% 2012
19 North Korea 78.5% 2012
20 Sweden 77.6% 2012
21 Switzerland 77.2% 2012
22 Uganda 76.7% 2012
23 Barbados 76.5% 2012
24 The Bahamas 76.2% 2012
25 Norway 75.8% 2012
26 Denmark 75.6% 2012
27 Botswana 74.9% 2012
28 Kazakhstan 74.7% 2012
29 Canada 74.2% 2012
30 Zambia 73.4% 2012
31 Finland 73.2% 2012
32 Central African Republic 73% 2012
33 The Gambia 72.8% 2012
34 New Zealand 72.5% 2012
=35 Latvia 72% 2012
=35 Germany 72% 2012
37 Macau 71.9% 2012
38 Papua New Guinea 71.8% 2012
39 Estonia 71.6% 2012
40 Democratic Republic of the Congo 71.5% 2012
41 Lithuania 71% 2012
42 Thailand 70.8% 2012
43 Austria 70.6% 2012
44 Australia 70.3% 2012
45 Portugal 70.1% 2012
=46 United Kingdom 70% 2012
=46 China 70% 2012
48 Republic of the Congo 69.8% 2012
49 Guinea-Bissau 69.6% 2012
50 Peru 69.1% 2012
=51 Ghana 68.8% 2012
=51 Benin 68.8% 2012
=51 Bhutan 68.8% 2012
54 Saint Lucia 68.6% 2012
55 Russia 68.4% 2012
56 Spain 68.1% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 67.98% 2012
57 Azerbaijan 67.8% 2012
58 Sierra Leone 67.7% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 67.54% 2012
59 Slovenia 67.3% 2012
=60 Israel 67.2% 2012
=60 Senegal 67.2% 2012
=60 Uruguay 67.2% 2012
63 Guinea 67.1% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 66.59% 2012
64 United States 66.5% 2012
65 France 66.4% 2012
66 Bolivia 66% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 65.91% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 65.8% 2012
67 European Union 65.77% 2012
European Union average (profile) 65.72% 2012
68 Cyprus 65.7% 2012
69 Cameroon 65.3% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 65.18% 2012
70 Singapore 65.1% 2012
71 Brazil 64.8% 2012
72 Chad 64.6% 2012
73 Angola 64.3% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 63.85% 2012
Europe average (profile) 63.61% 2012
74 Japan 63.6% 2012
=75 Czech Republic 63.3% 2012
=75 Bulgaria 63.3% 2012
=77 Kenya 62.6% 2012
=77 Haiti 62.6% 2012
79 Ukraine 62.5% 2012
=80 Vanuatu 62.3% 2012
=80 Luxembourg 62.3% 2012
82 Belarus 62.1% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 62.01% 2012
=83 Slovakia 61.9% 2012
=83 Ireland 61.9% 2012
85 Jamaica 61.6% 2012
86 Tajikistan 61.5% 2012
87 Belgium 61% 2012
88 Guam 60.9% 2012
89 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 60.7% 2012
90 Hong Kong 60.4% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 60.25% 2012
=91 Bangladesh 60.2% 2012
=91 Lesotho 60.2% 2012
93 Georgia 60.1% 2012
94 Poland 60% 2012
=95 Liberia 59.4% 2012
=95 Colombia 59.4% 2012
=95 Trinidad and Tobago 59.4% 2012
98 Kyrgyzstan 59.3% 2012
99 Mongolia 59.1% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 58.96% 2012
100 Greece 58.5% 2012
=101 Hungary 58.3% 2012
=101 Paraguay 58.3% 2012
103 Croatia 58.2% 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 58.17% 2012
104 Maldives 58% 2012
105 Ecuador 57.5% 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 57.41% 2012
106 Gabon 57.4% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 56.78% 2012
107 Romania 56.6% 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 56.58% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 56.56% 2012
108 Tonga 56.4% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 56.2% 2012
109 Nepal 55.9% 2012
=110 Armenia 55.8% 2012
=110 Brunei 55.8% 2012
=112 Dominican Republic 55.5% 2012
=112 Solomon Islands 55.5% 2012
114 Cape Verde 55.4% 2012
115 South Korea 55.1% 2012
116 Chile 55% 2012
117 Argentina 54.9% 2012
118 Venezuela 54.5% 2012
=119 Indonesia 53.4% 2012
=119 Italy 53.4% 2012
121 Panama 53.1% 2012
122 Cote d'Ivoire 53% 2012
123 Philippines 52.6% 2012
=124 Morocco 52% 2012
=124 New Caledonia 52% 2012
=126 Belize 51.8% 2012
=126 Qatar 51.8% 2012
=128 Albania 51.7% 2012
=128 Mali 51.7% 2012
130 French Polynesia 51.6% 2012
131 Cuba 51.5% 2012
132 Guatemala 51.1% 2012
133 El Salvador 50.9% 2012
134 Uzbekistan 50.8% 2012
=135 Costa Rica 50.7% 2012
=135 Republic of Macedonia 50.7% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 49.93% 2012
failed states average (profile) 49.91% 2012
137 Turkmenistan 49.5% 2012
138 Nicaragua 49.4% 2012
139 Mauritius 48.7% 2012
140 South Africa 48.5% 2012
141 Nigeria 48.4% 2012
142 Mexico 48.1% 2012
143 Malta 47.4% 2012
144 Sao Tome and Principe 47.3% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 47.05% 2012
=145 Malaysia 46.8% 2012
=145 United Arab Emirates 46.8% 2012
147 Swaziland 45.2% 2012
=148 Suriname 44.7% 2012
=148 Kuwait 44.7% 2012
=150 Guyana 44.4% 2012
=150 Honduras 44.4% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 43.43% 2012
152 Moldova 43.1% 2012
153 Bosnia and Herzegovina 41.9% 2012
=154 Bahrain 40.8% 2012
=154 Puerto Rico 40.8% 2012
156 Niger 40.5% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 40.16% 2012
157 Fiji 39.2% 2012
158 Somalia 38.7% 2012
159 Sri Lanka 38.6% 2012
160 Djibouti 38.2% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 37.3% 2012
161 Comoros 35.7% 2012
162 Sudan 32.4% 2012
163 Turkey 32.2% 2012
164 Libya 31.8% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 31.56% 2012
165 India 30.3% 2012
166 Oman 30.1% 2012
167 Mauritania 29.3% 2012
168 Tunisia 27.2% 2012
169 Mozambique 26.9% 2012
170 Yemen 26.2% 2012
171 Egypt 25.6% 2012
172 Lebanon 25.5% 2012
173 Pakistan 25.4% 2012
=174 East Timor 25.3% 2012
=174 Samoa 25.3% 2012
176 Saudi Arabia 19.1% 2012
177 Iran 17.4% 2012
178 Jordan 16.2% 2012
179 Afghanistan 16.1% 2012
180 Algeria 16% 2012
181 Iraq 15.5% 2012
182 Syria 14.2% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Labor force participation rate, female > % of female population ages 15-64. 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/People/Labor-force-participation-rate,-female/%-of-female-population-ages-15--64

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