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South and Central Asia Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bangladesh 67.9 2008
2 Kazakhstan 63.5 2008
3 Nepal 61.5 2008
4 Bhutan 61.1 2008
=5 Kyrgyzstan 58.3 2008
=5 Turkmenistan 58.3 2008
7 Uzbekistan 57.5 2008
8 Maldives 57.3 2008
9 India 55.6 2008
10 Tajikistan 55.4 2008
11 Afghanistan 55.2 2008
12 Sri Lanka 54.7 2008
13 Pakistan 51.5 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/South-and-Central-Asia/Labor/Employment-rate/Adults

South and Central Asia Compared by Labor > Employment rate > Adults

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Interesting observations about Labor > Employment rate > Adults

  • Madagascar ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Burkina Faso ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Denmark ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst European Union in 2008.
  • Burundi ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Iceland ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Europe in 2008.
  • Thailand ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Uganda ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Former British colonies in 2008.
  • Iraq has ranked last for employment rate > adults since 2003.
  • China ranked second for employment rate > adults amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • Netherlands ranked first for employment rate > adults amongst Eurozone in 2008.
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