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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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.
  • 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.
  • 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: 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.
  • 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.
  • Female decision makers: Female legislators, senior officials and managers (as % of total). Data refer to the latest year available during the period 1991-2000. Those for countries that have implemented the recent International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO-88) are not strictly comparable with those for countries using the previous classification (ISCO-68).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14: Percent employed in agriculture.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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 above 14: Employment-to-population ratio.
  • Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24: 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 > 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
  • 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 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 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 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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, 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.
  • Long-term unemployment, male > % of male unemployment: Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment). Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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 > 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.
  • 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 > 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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 > 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 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
  • 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, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Long-term unemployment, female > % of female unemployment: Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment). Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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 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
  • 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.
  • Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female: Percentage of female population aged 15-24 that is unemployed.
  • Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14: Percent employed in services.
  • 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
  • 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: 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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
  • 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
  • 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.
STAT Egypt United States HISTORY
Agricultural workers > Male 28%
Ranked 18th. 7 times more than United States
4%
Ranked 69th.
Expense > Current LCU 400.22 billion
Ranked 46th.
3.92 trillion
Ranked 18th. 10 times more than Egypt

Expense > Current LCU per capita 5,041.07
Ranked 85th.
12,566.94
Ranked 57th. 2 times more than Egypt

GNI > Current US$ $256.35 billion
Ranked 36th.
$16.51 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 64 times more than Egypt

GNI > Current US$ per capita $3,175.68
Ranked 112th.
$52,608.35
Ranked 8th. 17 times more than Egypt

GNI per capita > Constant LCU 4,049.59
Ranked 91st.
46,084.41
Ranked 47th. 11 times more than Egypt

Hours worked > Standard workweek 48 hours
Ranked 11th. 20% more than United States
40 hours
Ranked 108th.
Labor force 26.1 million
Ranked 20th.
154.9 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Egypt

Labor force > By occupation agriculture 32%, industry 17%, services 51% 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 45.1%
Ranked 72nd.
58.4%
Ranked 34th. 29% more than Egypt

Labor force per 1000 334.29
Ranked 103th.
500.77
Ranked 33th. 50% more than Egypt

Labor force, total 27.19 million
Ranked 21st.
158.69 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Egypt

Labor force, total per 1000 336.88
Ranked 166th.
505.51
Ranked 51st. 50% more than Egypt

Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage None; for the public sector the minimum wage is LE 700 ($110) per month. The federal minimum wage in the United States is US$ 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 9.7%
Ranked 30th. The same as United States
9.7%
Ranked 31st.

Industrial workers > Male 25%
Ranked 61st.
32%
Ranked 42nd. 28% more than Egypt
Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men 71.7%
Ranked 25th. 12% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Men 71.7%
Ranked 25th. 12% more than United States
63.9%
Ranked 38th.

Compensation of employees > Current LCU 28238000000 341229000000
Force > Total 22.88 million
Ranked 25th.
155.46 million
Ranked 3rd. 7 times more than Egypt

Force > Total > Per capita 0.309 per capita
Ranked 178th.
0.524 per capita
Ranked 22nd. 70% more than Egypt

Female decision makers 10%
Ranked 60th.
45%
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Egypt
Agricultural workers > Female 35%
Ranked 11th. 35 times more than United States
1%
Ranked 76th.
Employment > Percent of population are employees > Women 49.3%
Ranked 65th.
94.1%
Ranked 5th. 91% more than Egypt

Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Men > Aged above 14 22.9%
Ranked 70th.
30.2%
Ranked 44th. 32% more than Egypt

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, both sexes 24.8%
Ranked 26th. 43% more than United States
17.3%
Ranked 42nd.

GNI > Current LCU 1.54 trillion
Ranked 74th.
16.51 trillion
Ranked 27th. 11 times more than Egypt

Female economic activity 35%
Ranked 140th.
58.8%
Ranked 57th. 68% more than Egypt
Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women 18.1%
Ranked 84th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Egypt

Labor force participation > Employment to population ratio > Women 18.1%
Ranked 84th.
53.2%
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Egypt

Labor force > Per capita 275.1 per 1,000 people
Ranked 160th.
508.4 per 1,000 people
Ranked 42nd. 85% more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 30-34 73.47%
Ranked 141st.
86.54%
Ranked 69th. 18% more than Egypt
Industrial workers > Female 9%
Ranked 74th.
12%
Ranked 56th. 33% more than Egypt
Female professionals 31%
Ranked 66th.
54%
Ranked 20th. 74% more than Egypt
Net income from abroad > Current US$ $-6,485,344,899.49
Ranked 134th.
$269.90 billion
Ranked 1st.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ per capita 0.794$
Ranked 127th.
138.98$
Ranked 28th. 175 times more than Egypt

Employment > Percent of population are employees > Men 58.3%
Ranked 61st.
91.2%
Ranked 2nd. 56% more than Egypt

Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Men > Aged above 14 27.7%
Ranked 25th. 13 times more than United States
2.2%
Ranked 65th.

Service workers > Male 46%
Ranked 53th.
64%
Ranked 7th. 39% more than Egypt
Female economic activity growth 15%
Ranked 25th. 3 times more than United States
6%
Ranked 56th.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per capita 769.93$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 129th.
138,564.64$ per 1,000 people
Ranked 29th. 180 times more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 65 plus 15.51%
Ranked 107th. 56% more than United States
9.92%
Ranked 124th.
GNI > Constant LCU 326.89 billion
Ranked 67th.
14.47 trillion
Ranked 14th. 44 times more than Egypt

GNI > Constant LCU per capita 4,049.59
Ranked 91st.
46,084.41
Ranked 47th. 11 times more than Egypt

GNI per capita > Constant 2000 US$ $1,521.89
Ranked 74th.
$46,084.41
Ranked 6th. 30 times more than Egypt

Service workers > Female 56%
Ranked 67th.
86%
Ranked 15th. 54% more than Egypt
Employment > Employment share by sector > Agriculture > Women > Aged above 14 39%
Ranked 15th. 49 times more than United States
0.8%
Ranked 62nd.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged above 14 15.1%
Ranked 172nd.
57%
Ranked 37th. 4 times more than Egypt

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, women aged 15 to 24 8.5%
Ranked 170th.
54%
Ranked 29th. 6 times more than Egypt

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged above 14 68.6%
Ranked 107th.
69.5%
Ranked 99th. 1% more than Egypt

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, male 14.7%
Ranked 53th.
18.7%
Ranked 32nd. 27% more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 45-49 65.68%
Ranked 145th.
86.12%
Ranked 58th. 31% more than Egypt
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ 57 million$
Ranked 77th.
41.07 billion$
Ranked 1st. 721 times more than Egypt

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Paid > US$ > Per $ GDP 0.638$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 121st.
3.31$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 81st. 5 times more than Egypt

Employment > Employment share by sector > Industry > Women > Aged above 14 6.2%
Ranked 87th.
9.6%
Ranked 59th. 55% more than Egypt

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Men > Aged above 14 49.3%
Ranked 51st.
67.6%
Ranked 4th. 37% more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 15-19 29.51%
Ranked 116th.
38.86%
Ranked 81st. 32% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Men aged 20-24 77.63%
Ranked 145th.
78.54%
Ranked 139th. 1% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Men aged 35-39 98.31%
Ranked 23th. 5% more than United States
93.35%
Ranked 163th.
Economic activity > Women aged 40-44 42.7%
Ranked 144th.
82.15%
Ranked 52nd. 92% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Men aged 15-19 40.47%
Ranked 96th. 1% more than United States
40.19%
Ranked 98th.
Net income from abroad > Constant LCU per million -102,387,360.343
Ranked 34th.
753.24 million
Ranked 12th.

Labor force participation rate > Employment-population ratio, men aged 15 to 24 31.8%
Ranked 147th.
55.8%
Ranked 60th. 75% more than Egypt

GNI growth > Annual % 2.24%
Ranked 71st.
2.42%
Ranked 67th. 8% more than Egypt

GNI per capita > Current LCU 19,036.59
Ranked 127th.
52,608.35
Ranked 90th. 3 times more than Egypt

Unemployment, youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 54.1%
Ranked 4th. 4 times more than United States
14.7%
Ranked 49th.

Long-term unemployment, male > % of male unemployment 4%
Ranked 18th. 67% more than United States
2.4%
Ranked 29th.

Unemployment, female > % of female labor force 24.1%
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than United States
7.9%
Ranked 44th.

Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 21.4%
Ranked 17th. 73% more than United States
12.4%
Ranked 38th.

Compensation of employees > % of expense 33.04%
Ranked 25th. 3 times more than United States
12.96%
Ranked 55th.

Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 11%
Ranked 30th. Twice as much as United States
5.5%
Ranked 55th.

Force > Female > % of total labor force 21.75%
Ranked 176th.
46.23%
Ranked 44th. 2 times more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24 63.69%
Ranked 149th.
75.54%
Ranked 63th. 19% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 25-29 72.62%
Ranked 136th.
85.46%
Ranked 56th. 18% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 30-34 47.71%
Ranked 147th.
79.8%
Ranked 57th. 67% more than Egypt
Net income from abroad > Current US$ per million $-80,341,852.56
Ranked 83th.
$859.79 million
Ranked 9th.

Personal remittances, received > % of GDP 7.32%
Ranked 32nd. 189 times more than United States
0.0387%
Ranked 136th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU -38,876,400,000
Ranked 114th.
269.9 billion
Ranked 6th.

Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 27.1%
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than United States
11.3%
Ranked 41st.

Unemployment > Female > % of female labor force 23.2%
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than United States
5.4%
Ranked 58th.

Force participation rate > Female > % of female population ages 15-64 21.63%
Ranked 180th.
70.07%
Ranked 34th. 3 times more than Egypt

Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 40%
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than United States
10.1%
Ranked 42nd.

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 40-44 70.39%
Ranked 144th.
87.2%
Ranked 67th. 24% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 50-54 29.06%
Ranked 149th.
72.09%
Ranked 50th. 2 times more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 55-59 24.88%
Ranked 129th.
58.96%
Ranked 44th. 2 times more than Egypt
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per capita 67.77$ per capita
Ranked 73th. 7 times more than United States
9.87$ per capita
Ranked 124th.

Net income from abroad > Current LCU per million -481,609,235.187
Ranked 74th.
859.79 million
Ranked 19th.

Economic activity > Women aged 15-19 17.93%
Ranked 137th.
37.46%
Ranked 59th. 2 times more than Egypt
Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Women > Aged 15 to 24 2.4 ratio
Ranked 39th. The same as United States
2.4 ratio
Ranked 42nd.

Unemployment > Unemployed youths per unemployed adult > Men > Aged 15 to 24 7.6
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than United States
3.3
Ranked 25th.

GNI > Current US$, % of GDP 99.63%
Ranked 53th.
105.29%
Ranked 12th. 6% more than Egypt

Expense > % of GDP 29.19%
Ranked 48th. 16% more than United States
25.21%
Ranked 60th.

Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense 41.62%
Ranked 56th.
65.63%
Ranked 21st. 58% more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 50-54 61.4%
Ranked 141st.
80.24%
Ranked 63th. 31% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Men aged 55-59 91.92%
Ranked 47th. 20% more than United States
76.57%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Men aged 60-64 65.41%
Ranked 92nd. 30% more than United States
50.34%
Ranked 121st.
Economic activity > Women aged 25-29 48.63%
Ranked 137th.
79.87%
Ranked 49th. 64% more than Egypt
Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male > % 36.3%
Ranked 120th.
42.6%
Ranked 98th. 17% more than Egypt

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female > % 17.2%
Ranked 167th.
52.3%
Ranked 64th. 3 times more than Egypt

Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59 57.41%
Ranked 100th.
67.56%
Ranked 65th. 18% more than Egypt
Force participation rate > Total > % of total population ages 15-64 49.34%
Ranked 180th.
75.75%
Ranked 40th. 54% more than Egypt

Self-employed, female > % of females employed 48%
Ranked 20th. 9 times more than United States
5.5%
Ranked 77th.

Self-employed, male > % of males employed 35.3%
Ranked 24th. 4 times more than United States
8%
Ranked 81st.

Self-employed, total > % of total employed 37.8%
Ranked 26th. 6 times more than United States
6.8%
Ranked 85th.

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > % 69.4%
Ranked 88th. 9% more than United States
63.6%
Ranked 122nd.

Force participation rate > Male > % of male population ages 15-64 76.94%
Ranked 136th.
81.46%
Ranked 101st. 6% more than Egypt

Wage and salaried workers, total > % of total employed 62.2%
Ranked 67th.
93.2%
Ranked 3rd. 50% more than Egypt

Employees, industry, female > % of female employment 5.1%
Ranked 70th.
7.2%
Ranked 71st. 41% more than Egypt

Employees, industry, male > % of male employment 28.1%
Ranked 44th. 12% more than United States
25.1%
Ranked 52nd.

Employees, services, female > % of female employment 51.5%
Ranked 67th.
91.9%
Ranked 4th. 78% more than Egypt

Employees, services, male > % of male employment 46%
Ranked 57th.
71.7%
Ranked 6th. 56% more than Egypt

Unemployment, male > % of male labor force 9.3%
Ranked 31st. 13% more than United States
8.2%
Ranked 38th.

Unemployment, total > % of total labor force 12.7%
Ranked 20th. 57% more than United States
8.1%
Ranked 37th.

Wage and salaried workers, female > % of females employed 52%
Ranked 69th.
94.5%
Ranked 8th. 82% more than Egypt

Wage and salary workers, male > % of males employed 64.7%
Ranked 65th.
99.1%
Ranked 2nd. 53% more than Egypt

Contributing family workers, female > % of females employed 29.3%
Ranked 9th. 293 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Contributing family workers, male > % of males employed 6.4%
Ranked 18th. 64 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 73th.

Contributing family workers, total > % of total employed 10.9%
Ranked 20th. 109 times more than United States
0.1%
Ranked 78th.

Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 14.7%
Ranked 57th.
17.6%
Ranked 38th. 20% more than Egypt

Unemployment, youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 24.8%
Ranked 24th. 53% more than United States
16.2%
Ranked 49th.

Long-term unemployment, female > % of female unemployment 19.9%
Ranked 3rd. 9 times more than United States
2.3%
Ranked 31st.

Economic activity > Men aged 45-49 96.44%
Ranked 68th. 5% more than United States
92.2%
Ranked 156th.
Force > Total per 1000 318.7
Ranked 171st.
526.07
Ranked 21st. 65% more than Egypt

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ > Per $ GDP 56.14$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 36th. 239 times more than United States
0.235$ per $1,000 of GDP
Ranked 150th.

Economic activity > Men aged 40-44 96.96%
Ranked 87th. 5% more than United States
92.17%
Ranked 163th.
GNI > Current LCU per capita 19,036.59
Ranked 126th.
52,608.35
Ranked 90th. 3 times more than Egypt

Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female 54.1%
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than United States
15.7%
Ranked 47th.

Employment > Employment share by sector > Services > Women > Aged above 14 54.7%
Ranked 72nd.
89.6%
Ranked 5th. 64% more than Egypt

Economic activity > Men aged 30-34 97.57%
Ranked 55th. 5% more than United States
93.16%
Ranked 164th.
Net income from abroad > Current US$, % of GDP -2.521%
Ranked 83th.
1.72%
Ranked 20th.

Net income from abroad > Constant LCU -8,264,899,600.765
Ranked 54th.
236.45 billion
Ranked 6th.

Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus 24.58%
Ranked 104th. 82% more than United States
13.49%
Ranked 127th.
Unemployment > Male > % of male labor force 7.3%
Ranked 51st. 30% more than United States
5.6%
Ranked 53th.

Economic activity > Men aged 25-29 95.01%
Ranked 94th. 4% more than United States
90.93%
Ranked 159th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 35-39 71.89%
Ranked 145th.
87.29%
Ranked 68th. 21% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 60-64 14.62%
Ranked 121st.
33.2%
Ranked 67th. 2 times more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 35-39 43.72%
Ranked 148th.
81.1%
Ranked 54th. 85% more than Egypt
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ 5.02 billion$
Ranked 10th. 72% more than United States
2.92 billion$
Ranked 26th.

Economic activity > Women aged 20-24 48.85%
Ranked 130th.
72.42%
Ranked 52nd. 48% more than Egypt
Economic activity > Women aged 65 plus 7.95%
Ranked 92nd. 7% more than United States
7.41%
Ranked 95th.
Economic activity > Both sexes aged 60-64 38.82%
Ranked 109th.
41.42%
Ranked 101st. 7% more than Egypt
Employees, agriculture, female > % of female employment 43.3%
Ranked 5th. 54 times more than United States
0.8%
Ranked 75th.

Workers' remittances and compensation of employees > Received > US$ per capita 69.9$
Ranked 69th. 7 times more than United States
9.89$
Ranked 123th.

Economic activity > Men aged 50-54 94.47%
Ranked 60th. 7% more than United States
88.58%
Ranked 137th.
Economic activity > Women aged 45-49 34.6%
Ranked 145th.
80.06%
Ranked 48th. 2 times more than Egypt
Employees, agriculture, male > % of male employment 25.7%
Ranked 18th. 11 times more than United States
2.3%
Ranked 74th.

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > % 21.9%
Ranked 151st.
42.2%
Ranked 72nd. 93% more than Egypt

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total > % 43.2%
Ranked 155th.
57.8%
Ranked 95th. 34% more than Egypt

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