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Democratic Republic of the Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo Economically active children Stats

Definitions

  • Female: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
    % of female children ages 7-14
  • Male: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
    % of male children ages 7-14
  • Study and work: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
    % of economically active children, ages 7-14
  • Study and work > % of economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
  • Study and work > Female: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
    % of female economically active children, ages 7-14
  • Study and work > Female > % of female economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
  • Study and work > Male: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
    % of male economically active children, ages 7-14
  • Study and work > Male > % of male economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Study and work refer to children attending school in combination with economic activity.
  • Total: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
    % of children ages 7-14
  • Total > % of children ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.
  • Work only: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Work only refers to children involved in economic activity and not attending school.
    % of economically active children, ages 7-14
  • Work only > % of economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Work only refers to children involved in economic activity and not attending school.
  • Work only > Female: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Work only refers to children involved in economic activity and not attending school.
    % of female economically active children, ages 7-14
  • Work only > Female > % of female economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Work only refers to children involved in economic activity and not attending school.
  • Work only > Male > % of male economically active children > Ages 7-14: Economically active children refer to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey. Work only refers to children involved in economic activity and not attending school.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Female 39.8% 2000 8th out of 34
Male 39.9% 2000 10th out of 34
Study and work 64.3% 2000 18th out of 34
Study and work > % of economically active children > Ages 7-14 64.3% 2000 14th out of 23
Study and work > Female 58.5% 2000 20th out of 34
Study and work > Female > % of female economically active children > Ages 7-14 58.5% 2000 10th out of 20
Study and work > Male 70.4% 2000 17th out of 34
Study and work > Male > % of male economically active children > Ages 7-14 70.4% 2000 9th out of 20
Total 39.8% 2000 8th out of 34
Total > % of children ages 7-14 39.8% 2000 5th out of 23
Work only 35.7% 2000 17th out of 34
Work only > % of economically active children > Ages 7-14 35.7% 2000 10th out of 23
Work only > Female 41.5% 2000 15th out of 33
Work only > Female > % of female economically active children > Ages 7-14 41.5% 2000 11th out of 20
Work only > Male > % of male economically active children > Ages 7-14 29.6% 2000 12th out of 20

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; Understanding Children's Work project based on data from ILO, UNICEF and the World Bank.

Citation

Democratic Republic of the Congo Labor > Economically active children Profiles (Subcategories)

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