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Definitions

  • Agricultural workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the agricultural sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment rate > Adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Expense > Current LCU: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.
  • GNI > Current US$: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • GNI > Current US$ per capita: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Hours worked > Standard workweek: Standard workweek (hours).
  • Labor force: The total labor force figure
  • Labor force > By occupation: Component parts of the labor force by occupation.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Both sexes: Percentage of unemployed people out of total population able to work. Workers not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage. 
  • Labor force per 1000: The total labor force figure. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Labor force, total: Labor force, total. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.
  • Labor force, total per 1000: Labor force, total. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Salaries and benefits > Hourly minimum wage: Hourly minimum wage at international USD (this means that discrepancies in purchasing power have been compensated for).
  • Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage: Minimum wage.

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  • Unemployment rate: The percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.
  • GNI per capita > Constant LCU: GNI per capita (constant LCU). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency.
  • Expense > Current LCU per capita: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Employment rate > Women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Labor force > Total: Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector."
  • Industrial workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the industrial sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment rate > Men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men: Employment-to-population ratio, men, percentage.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men: Percentage of unemployed men out of total male population able to work. Men not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage.
  • Compensation of employees > Current LCU: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees.
  • Force > Total > Per capita: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Force > Total: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.
  • Agricultural workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the agricultural sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment > Percent of population are employees > Women: Number of female self-reported employees (formal or informal), expressed as a percentage of the total female employed population.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in industry.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes: Percentage of population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
  • GNI > Current LCU: GNI (current LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency.
  • Female economic activity: Female economic activity rate (aged 15 and above) in 2000.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women: Employment-to-population ratio, women, percentage.
  • Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women: Percentage of unemployed women out of total female population able to work. Women not able to work due to labor disputes, sickness and childcare do not count towards the percentage.
  • Labor force > Per capita: The total labor force figure Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34: 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
  • Industrial workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the industrial sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment rate > Young adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Female professionals: Female professional and technical workers (as % of total)
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Rigidity of employment index > 0=less rigid to 100=more rigid: The rigidity of employment index measures the regulation of employment, specifically the hiring and firing of workers and the rigidity of working hours. This index is the average of three subindexes: a difficulty of hiring index, a rigidity of hours index, and a difficulty of firing index. The index ranges from 0 to 100, with higher values indicating more rigid regulations."
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in agriculture.
  • Employment > Percent of population are employees > Men: Number of male self-reported employees (formal or informal), expressed as a percentage of the total male employed population.
  • Service workers > Male: Proportion of employed males engaged in the service sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Female economic activity growth: The % change in the female economic activity rate (aged 15 and above) from 1990 to 2000.
  • Employment rate > Young women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Employment rate > Young men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus: 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
  • GDP per person employed > Constant 1990 PPP $: GDP per person employed is gross domestic product (GDP) divided by total employment in the economy. Purchasing power parity (PPP) GDP is GDP converted to 1990 constant international dollars using PPP rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP that a U.S. dollar has in the United States.
  • GNI > Constant LCU: GNI (constant LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency.
  • GNI > Constant LCU per capita: GNI (constant LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$: GNI per capita (constant 2000 US$). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars.
  • Service workers > Female: Proportion of employed females engaged in the service sector. Employment by economic activity (%) (most recent year available between 1995 and 2001). Note: As a result of a number of limitations in the data, comparisons of labour statistics over time and across countries should be made with caution. For detailed notes on the data see ILO (2002. Estimates and Projections of the Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, 4th ed., rev. 2. Database. Geneva; 2002. Key Indicators of the Labour Market 2001-2002. February 2002; and 2002. Laboursta Database. February 2002). The percentage shares of employment by economic activity may not sum to 100 because of rounding or the omission of activities not classified.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in agriculture.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male: Percentage of male population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 45-49: 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
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in industry.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in services.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 20-24: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 15-19: 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
  • Economic activity > Women aged 40-44: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 35-39: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19: 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
  • Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Self-employed, female > % of females employed: Self-employed, female (% of females employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, 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). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Self-employed, male > % of males employed: Self-employed, male (% of males employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, 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). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Self-employed, total > % of total employed: Self-employed, total (% of total employed). Self employed workers are those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners or in cooperative, 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). Self employed workers include three subcategories: employers, own-account workers, and members of producers' cooperatives.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed: Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Employees, industry, female > % of female employment: Employees, industry, female (% of female employment). 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. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water).
  • Employees, industry, male > % of male employment: Employees, industry, male (% of male employment). 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. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water).
  • Employees, services, female > % of female employment: Employees, services, female (% of female employment). 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. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services.
  • Employees, services, male > % of male employment: Employees, services, male (% of male employment). 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. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services.
  • Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force with primary education > % of total: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Employees > Services > Female > % of female employment: 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. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services."
  • Unemployment with secondary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Labor force with primary education > % of total: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Economic activity > Women aged 55-59: 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
  • Labor force with secondary education > % of total: Labor force with secondary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a secondary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Labor force with primary education > Male > % of male labor force: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Labor force with secondary education > Female > % of female labor force: Labor force with secondary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a secondary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Labor force with tertiary education > % of total: Labor force with tertiary education is the proportion of labor force that has a tertiary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Women aged 50-54: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44: 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
  • Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million: Net income from abroad (constant LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in constant local currency. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • GNI per capita > Current LCU: GNI per capita (current LCU). GNI per capita is gross national income divided by midyear population. GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency.
  • Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force with secondary education > % of total: Labor force with secondary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a secondary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Compensation of employees > % of expense: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees.
  • Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force > Female > % of total labor force: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.
  • Employees > Industry > Female > % of female employment: 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. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water)."
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Economic activity > Women aged 20-24: 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
  • Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus: 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
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Economic activity > Women aged 30-34: 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
  • Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million: Net income from abroad (current US$). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Economic activity > Women aged 15-19: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods
  • Steel industry jobs per million: Employment in the steel industry. Figures in thousand jobs. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • GNI > Current LCU per capita: GNI (current LCU). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration.
  • Expense > % of GDP: Expense (% of GDP). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 40-44: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 50-54: 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
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment: Employees, agriculture, female (% of female employment). 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.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Steel industry jobs: Employment in the steel industry. Figures in thousand jobs.
  • GNI growth > Annual %: GNI growth (annual %). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad.
  • Net income from abroad > Constant LCU: Net income from abroad (constant LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in constant local currency.
  • Part time employment, male > % of total male employment: Part time employment, male (% of total male 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.
  • Part time employment, total > % of total employment: 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.
  • Unemployment, female > % of female labor force: Unemployment, female (% of female labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 25-29: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39: 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
  • Economic activity > Women aged 60-64: 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
  • Economic activity > Women aged 35-39: 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
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organization (UNESCO).
  • Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29: 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
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64: 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
  • Employment in industry > % of total employment: 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. Industry corresponds to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3) and includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, and public utilities (electricity, gas, and water)."
  • Personal remittances, received > % of GDP: Personal remittances, received (% of GDP). Personal remittances comprise personal transfers and compensation of employees. Personal transfers consist of all current transfers in cash or in kind made or received by resident households to or from nonresident households. Personal transfers thus include all current transfers between resident and nonresident individuals. Compensation of employees refers to the income of border, seasonal, and other short-term workers who are employed in an economy where they are not resident and of residents employed by nonresident entities. Data are the sum of two items defined in the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual: personal transfers and compensation of employees.
  • Net income from abroad > Current LCU: Net income from abroad (current LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current local currency.
  • Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million: Net income from abroad (current LCU). Net income includes the net labor income and net property and entrepreneurial income components of the SNA. Labor income covers compensation of employees paid to nonresident workers. Property and entrepreneurial income covers investment income from the ownership of foreign financial claims (interest, dividends, rent, etc.) and nonfinancial property income (patents, copyrights, etc.). Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Unemployment > Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Labor force > Female > % of total labor force: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organisation's definition of the economically active population.
  • Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector > % of total nonagricultural employment: Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector is the share of female workers in the nonagricultural sector (industry and services), expressed as a percentage of total employment in the nonagricultural sector. Industry includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, electricity, gas, and water, corresponding to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3). Services include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services-corresponding to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3)."
  • Economic activity > Men aged 30-34: 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
  • Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24: Ratio of youth unemployment rate to adult unemployment rate.
  • Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24: Ratio of youth unemployment rate to adult unemployment rate.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in services.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female: Percentage of female population aged 15-24 that is unemployed.
  • GNI > Current US$, % of GDP: GNI (current US$). GNI (formerly GNP) is the sum of value added by all resident producers plus any product taxes (less subsidies) not included in the valuation of output plus net receipts of primary income (compensation of employees and property income) from abroad. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense: Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense). Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organizations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind.
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Economic activity > Men aged 45-49: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 55-59: 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
  • Economic activity > Men aged 60-64: 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
  • Economic activity > Women aged 25-29: 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
  • Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > %: Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59: 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
  • Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita: Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by nonresident workers. WorkersÂ’ remittances are classified as current private transfers from migrant workers who are residents of the host country to recipients in their country of origin. They include only transfers made by workers who have been living in the host country for more than a year, irrespective of their immigration status. Compensation of employees is the income of migrants who have lived in the host country for less than a year. MigrantsÂ’ transfers are defined as the net worth of migrants who are expected to remain in the host country for more than one year that is transferred from one country to another at the time of migration. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Economic activity > Women aged 45-49: 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
  • Force with tertiary education > % of total: Labor force with tertiary education is the proportion of labor force that has a tertiary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.
  • Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment: Employees, agriculture, male (% of male employment). 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.
  • Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > %: Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > %: Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed: Wage and salaried workers, female (% of females employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed: Wage and salary workers, male (% of males employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as "paid employment jobs," where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.
  • Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed: Contributing family workers, female (% of females employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold u2018self-employment jobsu2019 as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed: Contributing family workers, male (% of males employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed: Contributing family workers, total (% of total employed). Contributing family workers are those workers who hold "self-employment jobs" as own-account workers in a market-oriented establishment operated by a related person living in the same household.
  • Part time employment, female > % of total part time employment: Part time employment, female (% of total part time 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.
  • Unemployment, male > % of male labor force: Unemployment, male (% of male labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment, total > % of total labor force: Unemployment, total (% of total labor force). Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Force > Total per 1000: Total labor force comprises people who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Labor force with secondary education > Male > % of male labor force: Labor force with secondary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a secondary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Labor force with primary education > Female > % of female labor force: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force."
  • Employees > Agriculture > Male > % of male employment: 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."
  • Employees > Agriculture > Female > % of female employment: 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."
  • Employment in agriculture > % of total employment: 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."
  • Employment in services > % of total employment: 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. Services correspond to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3) and include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services."
  • Labor participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15+: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
STAT Brazil United States HISTORY
Agricultural workers > Male 26%
Ranked 20th. 7 times more than United States
4%
Ranked 69th.
Employment rate > Adults 63.9
Ranked 47th. 8% more than United States
59.2
Ranked 74th.

Expense > Current LCU 1.09 trillion
Ranked 28th.
3.92 trillion
Ranked 18th. 4 times more than Brazil

GNI > Current US$ $2.22 trillion
Ranked 8th.
$16.51 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Brazil

GNI > Current US$ per capita $11,162.27
Ranked 52nd.
$52,608.35
Ranked 8th. 5 times more than Brazil

Hours worked > Standard workweek 44 hours
Ranked 70th. 10% more than United States
40 hours
Ranked 108th.
Labor force 103.6 million
Ranked 6th.
154.9 million
Ranked 4th. 50% more than Brazil

Labor force > By occupation agriculture 20%, industry 14%, services 66% farming, forestry, and fishing 0.7%, manufacturing, extraction, transportation, and crafts 22.9%, managerial, professional, and technical 34.9%, sales and office 25%, other services 16.5%; <i>note:</i> figures exclude the unemployed
Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Both sexes 62.9%
Ranked 18th. 8% more than United States
58.4%
Ranked 34th.

Labor force per 1000 530.71
Ranked 19th. 6% more than United States
500.77
Ranked 33th.

Labor force, total 104.75 million
Ranked 6th.
158.69 million
Ranked 4th. 51% more than Brazil

Labor force, total per 1000 527.27
Ranked 27th. 4% more than United States
505.51
Ranked 51st.

Salaries and benefits > Hourly minimum wage $2.18
Ranked 59th.
$7.25
Ranked 13th. 3 times more than Brazil
Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage R$ 724.00 per month, paid 13 times a year. The federal minimum wage in the United States is US$ 7.25 per hour. States may also set a minimum, in which case the higher of the two is controlling; some territories are exempt and have lower rates.
Unemployment rate 7%
Ranked 54th.
9.7%
Ranked 31st. 39% more than Brazil

GNI per capita > Constant LCU 8,631.61
Ranked 80th.
46,084.41
Ranked 47th. 5 times more than Brazil

Expense > Current LCU per capita 5,534.31
Ranked 83th.
12,566.94
Ranked 57th. 2 times more than Brazil

Employment rate > Women 52.8
Ranked 51st.
52.9
Ranked 50th. About the same as Brazil

Labor force > Total 99.95 million
Ranked 6th.
158.37 million
Ranked 4th. 58% more than Brazil

Industrial workers > Male 27%
Ranked 55th.
32%
Ranked 42nd. 19% more than Brazil
Employment rate > Men 75.8
Ranked 51st. 15% more than United States
66
Ranked 107th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men 75.3%
Ranked 15th. 18% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men 75.3%
Ranked 15th. 18% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Compensation of employees > Current LCU 31405000000 341229000000
Force > Total > Per capita 0.49 per capita
Ranked 46th.
0.524 per capita
Ranked 22nd. 7% more than Brazil

Force > Total 91.31 million
Ranked 5th.
155.46 million
Ranked 3rd. 70% more than Brazil

Agricultural workers > Female 19%
Ranked 15th. 19 times more than United States
1%
Ranked 76th.
Employment > Percent of population are employees > Women 65.5%
Ranked 56th.
94.1%
Ranked 5th. 44% more than Brazil

Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Men > Aged above 14 26.8%
Ranked 51st.
30.2%
Ranked 44th. 13% more than Brazil

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes 17.8%
Ranked 43th. 3% more than United States
17.3%
Ranked 42nd.

GNI > Current LCU 4.33 trillion
Ranked 49th.
16.51 trillion
Ranked 27th. 4 times more than Brazil

Female economic activity 43.8%
Ranked 111th.
58.8%
Ranked 57th. 34% more than Brazil
Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women 51.5%
Ranked 29th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 3% more than Brazil

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women 51.5%
Ranked 29th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 3% more than Brazil

Labor force > Per capita 543.17 per 1,000 people
Ranked 12th. 7% more than United States
508.4 per 1,000 people
Ranked 42nd.

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34 75.78%
Ranked 130th.
86.54%
Ranked 69th. 14% more than Brazil
Industrial workers > Female 10%
Ranked 67th.
12%
Ranked 56th. 20% more than Brazil
Employment rate > Young adults 52.6
Ranked 40th. 4% more than United States
50.7
Ranked 45th.

Female professionals 62%
Ranked 8th. 15% more than United States
54%
Ranked 20th.
Net income from abroad > Current US$ $-35,211,875,970.50
Ranked 159th.
$269.90 billion
Ranked 1st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita 2.68$
Ranked 108th.
138.98$
Ranked 28th. 52 times more than Brazil

Rigidity of employment index > 0=less rigid to 100=more rigid 46
Ranked 28th.
0.0
Ranked 170th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14 24.5%
Ranked 21st. 11 times more than United States
2.2%
Ranked 65th.

Employment > Percent of population are employees > Men 60.9%
Ranked 57th.
91.2%
Ranked 2nd. 50% more than Brazil

Service workers > Male 47%
Ranked 51st.
64%
Ranked 7th. 36% more than Brazil
Female economic activity growth -2%
Ranked 131st.
6%
Ranked 56th.
Employment rate > Young women 42.7
Ranked 52nd.
49.7
Ranked 34th. 16% more than Brazil

Employment rate > Young men 62.3
Ranked 33th. 21% more than United States
51.7
Ranked 69th.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita 2,671.6$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 110th.
138,564.64$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 29th. 52 times more than Brazil

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus 15.9%
Ranked 103th. 60% more than United States
9.92%
Ranked 124th.
GDP per person employed > Constant 1990 PPP $ $13,230.00
Ranked 71st.
$65,480.00
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Brazil

GNI > Constant LCU 1.71 trillion
Ranked 39th.
14.47 trillion
Ranked 14th. 8 times more than Brazil

GNI > Constant LCU per capita 8,631.61
Ranked 80th.
46,084.41
Ranked 47th. 5 times more than Brazil

GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$ $5,628.25
Ranked 45th.
$46,084.41
Ranked 6th. 8 times more than Brazil

Service workers > Female 71%
Ranked 47th.
86%
Ranked 15th. 21% more than Brazil
Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Women > Aged above 14 16%
Ranked 20th. 20 times more than United States
0.8%
Ranked 62nd.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24 40%
Ranked 65th.
54%
Ranked 29th. 35% more than Brazil

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14 49.8%
Ranked 76th.
57%
Ranked 37th. 14% more than Brazil

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14 73%
Ranked 77th. 5% more than United States
69.5%
Ranked 99th.

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male 13.9%
Ranked 53th.
18.7%
Ranked 32nd. 35% more than Brazil

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 45-49 69.6%
Ranked 130th.
86.12%
Ranked 58th. 24% more than Brazil
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ 498 million$
Ranked 39th.
41.07 billion$
Ranked 1st. 82 times more than Brazil

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP 0.626$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 122nd.
3.31$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 81st. 5 times more than Brazil

Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Women > Aged above 14 12.9%
Ranked 44th. 34% more than United States
9.6%
Ranked 59th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Men > Aged above 14 48.3%
Ranked 50th.
67.6%
Ranked 4th. 40% more than Brazil

Economic activity > Men aged 20-24 90.74%
Ranked 14th. 16% more than United States
78.54%
Ranked 139th.
Economic activity > Men aged 15-19 66.14%
Ranked 18th. 65% more than United States
40.19%
Ranked 98th.
Economic activity > Women aged 40-44 48.71%
Ranked 130th.
82.15%
Ranked 52nd. 69% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Men aged 35-39 96.68%
Ranked 127th. 4% more than United States
93.35%
Ranked 163th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19 55.8%
Ranked 35th. 44% more than United States
38.86%
Ranked 81st.
Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64 72.12%
Ranked 66th.
75.75%
Ranked 40th. 5% more than Brazil

Self-employed, female > % of females employed 25.1%
Ranked 35th. 5 times more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 77th.

Self-employed, male > % of males employed 32.6%
Ranked 31st. 4 times more than United States
8%
Ranked 81st.

Self-employed, total > % of total employed 29.4%
Ranked 36th. 4 times more than United States
6.8%
Ranked 85th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > % 76.7%
Ranked 40th. 21% more than United States
63.6%
Ranked 122nd.

Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64 83.62%
Ranked 72nd. 3% more than United States
81.46%
Ranked 101st.

Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed 66.4%
Ranked 62nd.
93.2%
Ranked 3rd. 40% more than Brazil

Employees, industry, female > % of female employment 11.8%
Ranked 37th. 64% more than United States
7.2%
Ranked 71st.

Employees, industry, male > % of male employment 29.2%
Ranked 40th. 16% more than United States
25.1%
Ranked 52nd.

Employees, services, female > % of female employment 77.1%
Ranked 42nd.
91.9%
Ranked 4th. 19% more than Brazil

Employees, services, male > % of male employment 52.1%
Ranked 42nd.
71.7%
Ranked 6th. 38% more than Brazil

Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 12.2%
Ranked 61st.
17.6%
Ranked 38th. 44% more than Brazil

Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 15.4%
Ranked 56th.
16.2%
Ranked 49th. 5% more than Brazil

Force with primary education > % of total 16.9%
Ranked 26th.
17.1%
Ranked 18th. 1% more than Brazil
Employees > Services > Female > % of female employment 71.9%
Ranked 54th.
89.9%
Ranked 5th. 25% more than Brazil

Unemployment with secondary education > Male > % of male unemployment 16.2%
Ranked 57th.
34.5%
Ranked 41st. 2 times more than Brazil

Labor force with primary education > % of total 42.9%
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than United States
9.5%
Ranked 51st.

Economic activity > Women aged 55-59 30.29%
Ranked 112th.
58.96%
Ranked 44th. 95% more than Brazil
Labor force with secondary education > % of total 28.9%
Ranked 43th.
29.4%
Ranked 44th. 2% more than Brazil

Labor force with primary education > Male > % of male labor force 45.1%
Ranked 15th. 4 times more than United States
11.3%
Ranked 48th.

Labor force with secondary education > Female > % of female labor force 32.6%
Ranked 40th. 15% more than United States
28.4%
Ranked 43th.

Labor force with tertiary education > % of total 8.6%
Ranked 57th.
61.1%
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Brazil

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 4.4%
Ranked 69th.
50.2%
Ranked 3rd. 11 times more than Brazil

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 23.3%
Ranked 25th. 2 times more than United States
9.4%
Ranked 57th.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 18.1%
Ranked 42nd. 72% more than United States
10.5%
Ranked 51st.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 14.2%
Ranked 47th. 22% more than United States
11.6%
Ranked 47th.

Economic activity > Women aged 50-54 36.59%
Ranked 133th.
72.09%
Ranked 50th. 97% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44 71.42%
Ranked 141st.
87.2%
Ranked 67th. 22% more than Brazil
Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 23.3%
Ranked 21st. 2 times more than United States
10.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP -1.563%
Ranked 69th.
1.72%
Ranked 20th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million -186,751,205.115
Ranked 44th.
753.24 million
Ranked 12th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24 57.8%
Ranked 53th. 4% more than United States
55.8%
Ranked 60th.

Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64 61.04%
Ranked 74th.
70.07%
Ranked 34th. 15% more than Brazil

GNI per capita > Current LCU 21,815.2
Ranked 124th.
52,608.35
Ranked 90th. 2 times more than Brazil

Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 24%
Ranked 60th.
34.1%
Ranked 42nd. 42% more than Brazil

Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 19.8%
Ranked 43th. 35% more than United States
14.7%
Ranked 49th.

Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force 7.8%
Ranked 45th. 39% more than United States
5.6%
Ranked 53th.

Force with secondary education > % of total 18.6%
Ranked 26th.
39.5%
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Brazil
Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 14.2%
Ranked 40th. 15% more than United States
12.4%
Ranked 38th.

Compensation of employees > % of expense 13.11%
Ranked 48th. 1% more than United States
12.96%
Ranked 55th.

Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force 12.3%
Ranked 31st. 2 times more than United States
5.4%
Ranked 58th.

Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 18.1%
Ranked 34th. 60% more than United States
11.3%
Ranked 41st.

Force > Female > % of total labor force 42.88%
Ranked 83th.
46.23%
Ranked 44th. 8% more than Brazil

Employees > Industry > Female > % of female employment 13%
Ranked 42nd. 38% more than United States
9.4%
Ranked 59th.

Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 2.5%
Ranked 72nd.
47.3%
Ranked 3rd. 19 times more than Brazil

Economic activity > Women aged 20-24 51.64%
Ranked 123th.
72.42%
Ranked 52nd. 40% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus 4.95%
Ranked 112th.
7.41%
Ranked 95th. 50% more than Brazil
Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 2%
Ranked 66th.
46.3%
Ranked 2nd. 23 times more than Brazil

Economic activity > Women aged 30-34 54.94%
Ranked 123th.
79.8%
Ranked 57th. 45% more than Brazil
Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million $-177,250,486.28
Ranked 112th.
$859.79 million
Ranked 9th.

Economic activity > Women aged 15-19 45.18%
Ranked 46th. 21% more than United States
37.46%
Ranked 59th.
Steel industry jobs per million 0.361 thousand jobs
Ranked 17th.
0.535 thousand jobs
Ranked 16th. 48% more than Brazil

Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 9.7%
Ranked 40th. 76% more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 55th.

GNI > Current LCU per capita 21,815.2
Ranked 124th.
52,608.35
Ranked 90th. 2 times more than Brazil

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ 3.54 billion$
Ranked 19th. 21% more than United States
2.92 billion$
Ranked 26th.

Expense > % of GDP 26.31%
Ranked 57th. 4% more than United States
25.21%
Ranked 60th.

Economic activity > Men aged 40-44 95.31%
Ranked 139th. 3% more than United States
92.17%
Ranked 163th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54 59.12%
Ranked 153th.
80.24%
Ranked 63th. 36% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Men aged 50-54 83.6%
Ranked 155th.
88.58%
Ranked 137th. 6% more than Brazil
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita 18.99$ per capita
Ranked 107th. 93% more than United States
9.87$ per capita
Ranked 124th.

Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment 11%
Ranked 24th. 14 times more than United States
0.8%
Ranked 75th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 3.6%
Ranked 74th.
45.7%
Ranked 3rd. 13 times more than Brazil

Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment 54.9%
Ranked 16th. 3 times more than United States
20.6%
Ranked 55th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 37%
Ranked 48th. 11% more than United States
33.3%
Ranked 50th.

Unemployment > Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment 49.2%
Ranked 14th. 3 times more than United States
16.5%
Ranked 54th.

Steel industry jobs 63 thousand jobs
Ranked 5th.
151 thousand jobs
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Brazil

GNI growth > Annual % 1.24%
Ranked 76th.
2.42%
Ranked 67th. 96% more than Brazil

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU -32,589,000,000
Ranked 95th.
236.45 billion
Ranked 6th.

Part time employment, male > % of total male employment 10.1%
Ranked 23th. 42% more than United States
7.1%
Ranked 31st.

Part time employment, total > % of total employment 17.8%
Ranked 23th. 59% more than United States
11.2%
Ranked 37th.

Unemployment, female > % of female labor force 9.1%
Ranked 41st. 15% more than United States
7.9%
Ranked 44th.

Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus 30.06%
Ranked 91st. 2 times more than United States
13.49%
Ranked 127th.
Economic activity > Men aged 25-29 96.06%
Ranked 55th. 6% more than United States
90.93%
Ranked 159th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39 73.62%
Ranked 138th.
87.29%
Ranked 68th. 19% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Women aged 60-64 23.4%
Ranked 92nd.
33.2%
Ranked 67th. 42% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Women aged 35-39 51.38%
Ranked 132nd.
81.1%
Ranked 54th. 58% more than Brazil
Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 2.9%
Ranked 65th.
48.5%
Ranked 3rd. 17 times more than Brazil

Unemployment > Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 2.6%
Ranked 74th.
42%
Ranked 3rd. 16 times more than Brazil

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24 71.19%
Ranked 98th.
75.54%
Ranked 63th. 6% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29 73.65%
Ranked 132nd.
85.46%
Ranked 56th. 16% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64 42.53%
Ranked 98th. 3% more than United States
41.42%
Ranked 101st.
Employment in industry > % of total employment 21.4%
Ranked 57th. 4% more than United States
20.6%
Ranked 55th.

Personal remittances, received > % of GDP 0.115%
Ranked 127th. 3 times more than United States
0.0387%
Ranked 136th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU -68,817,000,000
Ranked 122nd.
269.9 billion
Ranked 6th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million -346,412,861.52
Ranked 68th.
859.79 million
Ranked 19th.

Unemployment > Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 7.9%
Ranked 15th. 36% more than United States
5.8%
Ranked 43th.

Labor force > Female > % of total labor force 43.5%
Ranked 87th.
46.09%
Ranked 57th. 6% more than Brazil

Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector > % of total nonagricultural employment 41.6%
Ranked 67th.
47.4%
Ranked 31st. 14% more than Brazil

Economic activity > Men aged 30-34 97.16%
Ranked 89th. 4% more than United States
93.16%
Ranked 164th.
Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24 2.9 ratio
Ranked 27th. 21% more than United States
2.4 ratio
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24 3.3
Ranked 18th. The same as United States
3.3
Ranked 25th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14 71%
Ranked 49th.
89.6%
Ranked 5th. 26% more than Brazil

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female 23.1%
Ranked 29th. 47% more than United States
15.7%
Ranked 47th.

GNI > Current US$, % of GDP 98.44%
Ranked 73th.
105.29%
Ranked 12th. 7% more than Brazil

Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense 49.44%
Ranked 44th.
65.63%
Ranked 21st. 33% more than Brazil

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP 4.45$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 113th. 19 times more than United States
0.235$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 150th.

Economic activity > Men aged 45-49 92.77%
Ranked 153th. 1% more than United States
92.2%
Ranked 156th.
Economic activity > Men aged 55-59 74.97%
Ranked 140th.
76.57%
Ranked 137th. 2% more than Brazil
Economic activity > Men aged 60-64 64.64%
Ranked 94th. 28% more than United States
50.34%
Ranked 121st.
Economic activity > Women aged 25-29 51.66%
Ranked 130th.
79.87%
Ranked 49th. 55% more than Brazil
Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > % 62.4%
Ranked 21st. 46% more than United States
42.6%
Ranked 98th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > % 54%
Ranked 61st. 3% more than United States
52.3%
Ranked 64th.

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59 51.4%
Ranked 133th.
67.56%
Ranked 65th. 31% more than Brazil
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita 19.02$
Ranked 106th. 92% more than United States
9.89$
Ranked 123th.

Economic activity > Women aged 45-49 47.87%
Ranked 120th.
80.06%
Ranked 48th. 67% more than Brazil
Force with tertiary education > % of total 6.9%
Ranked 32nd.
43.3%
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Brazil
Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment 18.4%
Ranked 28th. 8 times more than United States
2.3%
Ranked 74th.

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > % 53.3%
Ranked 34th. 26% more than United States
42.2%
Ranked 72nd.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > % 65%
Ranked 50th. 12% more than United States
57.8%
Ranked 95th.

Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed 69.2%
Ranked 63th.
94.5%
Ranked 8th. 37% more than Brazil

Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed 64.3%
Ranked 64th.
99.1%
Ranked 2nd. 54% more than Brazil

Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed 6.3%
Ranked 31st. 63 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed 3.4%
Ranked 25th. 34 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed 4.6%
Ranked 31st. 46 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 78th.

Part time employment, female > % of total part time employment 67.5%
Ranked 27th. 2% more than United States
66.4%
Ranked 24th.

Unemployment, male > % of male labor force 4.9%
Ranked 66th.
8.2%
Ranked 38th. 67% more than Brazil

Unemployment, total > % of total labor force 6.7%
Ranked 55th.
8.1%
Ranked 37th. 21% more than Brazil

Force > Total per 1000 490.55
Ranked 48th.
526.07
Ranked 21st. 7% more than Brazil

Labor force with secondary education > Male > % of male labor force 26%
Ranked 43th.
30.3%
Ranked 40th. 17% more than Brazil

Labor force with primary education > Female > % of female labor force 40.1%
Ranked 12th. 5 times more than United States
7.3%
Ranked 51st.

Employees > Agriculture > Male > % of male employment 22.5%
Ranked 22nd. 11 times more than United States
2%
Ranked 66th.

Employees > Agriculture > Female > % of female employment 15%
Ranked 20th. 21 times more than United States
0.7%
Ranked 62nd.

Employment in agriculture > % of total employment 19.3%
Ranked 23th. 14 times more than United States
1.4%
Ranked 68th.

Employment in services > % of total employment 59.1%
Ranked 54th.
78%
Ranked 5th. 32% more than Brazil

Labor participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15+ 70.7%
Ranked 46th. 8% more than United States
65.4%
Ranked 76th.

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