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South Asia: Labor > Employment rate stats

Definitions

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
STAT SOUTH ASIAN TOTAL SOUTH ASIAN AVERAGE DATES
Adults 58.26
1% less than average
2008
Men 80.06
15% more than average
2008
Women 34.76
37% less than average
2008
Young adults 46.34
10% more than average
2008
Young men 62.48
30% more than average
2008
Young women 29.06
24% less than average
2008

Citation

"South Asian Employment rate Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/South-Asia/Labor/Employment-rate