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Economy > Companies > Gender equality > Ratio of female to male labor participation rate > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%). 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Malawi 104.18% 2012
2 Burma 103.38% 2012
3 Burundi 101.71% 2012
4 Rwanda 101.17% 2012
5 Togo 99.38% 2012
6 Tanzania 97.67% 2012
7 Laos 96.7% 2012
8 Democratic Republic of the Congo 96.58% 2012
9 Madagascar 95.81% 2012
10 Uganda 95.71% 2012
11 Sierra Leone 95.36% 2012
12 Papua New Guinea 95.27% 2012
13 Ghana 94.38% 2012
14 Republic of the Congo 93.83% 2012
15 Zimbabwe 92.75% 2012
16 Netherlands 91.52% 2012
17 Namibia 91.48% 2012
18 Iceland 91.33% 2012
19 Cambodia 91.21% 2012
20 Azerbaijan 90.71% 2012
21 Liberia 89.95% 2012
22 Eritrea 88.98% 2012
23 Vietnam 88.89% 2012
24 Norway 88.49% 2012
25 Sweden 88.4% 2012
26 Botswana 88.1% 2012
27 Denmark 87.56% 2012
28 Ethiopia 87.47% 2012
29 The Bahamas 87.39% 2012
30 Equatorial Guinea 87.32% 2012
31 Kazakhstan 87.1% 2012
32 Finland 87.09% 2012
33 The Gambia 86.99% 2012
34 Guinea-Bissau 86.75% 2012
35 Canada 86.52% 2012
36 Bhutan 86.35% 2012
37 Benin 86.21% 2012
38 Gabon 86.02% 2012
39 Barbados 85.92% 2012
40 Nepal 85.92% 2012
41 Kenya 85.87% 2012
42 North Korea 85.87% 2012
43 Haiti 85.59% 2012
44 Burkina Faso 85.57% 2012
45 Moldova 85.45% 2012
46 Zambia 85.41% 2012
47 Central African Republic 85.19% 2012
48 Macau 85.03% 2012
49 Lithuania 84.16% 2012
50 New Zealand 84.03% 2012
51 Guinea 83.65% 2012
52 Israel 83.6% 2012
53 Cameroon 82.92% 2012
54 Portugal 82.44% 2012
55 Saint Lucia 82.37% 2012
56 France 82.36% 2012
57 Slovenia 82.36% 2012
58 Angola 82.05% 2012
59 United States 81.96% 2012
60 Australia 81.78% 2012
61 China 81.69% 2012
62 Mongolia 81.54% 2012
63 Estonia 81.51% 2012
64 Bulgaria 81.29% 2012
65 Switzerland 81.27% 2012
66 Latvia 81.22% 2012
67 United Kingdom 80.96% 2012
68 Chad 80.81% 2012
69 Austria 80.65% 2012
70 Germany 80.57% 2012
71 Peru 80.57% 2012
72 Guam 80.29% 2012
73 Lesotho 80.22% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 80.07% 2012
74 Russia 79.83% 2012
75 Thailand 79.7% 2012
76 Belarus 79.59% 2012
77 Ukraine 79.58% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 79.51% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 79.4% 2012
78 Bolivia 79.23% 2012
79 Spain 79.1% 2012
80 Jamaica 79.01% 2012
81 Belgium 78.96% 2012
82 European Union 78.91% 2012
European Union average (profile) 78.88% 2012
83 Cyprus 78.81% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 78.55% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 78.37% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 78.35% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 78.15% 2012
84 Luxembourg 78.12% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 77.75% 2012
Europe average (profile) 77.72% 2012
85 Ireland 77.61% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 76.62% 2012
86 Vanuatu 76.59% 2012
87 Croatia 76.58% 2012
88 Tajikistan 76.33% 2012
89 Singapore 76.13% 2012
90 Hong Kong 75.88% 2012
91 Nigeria 75.75% 2012
92 Poland 75.46% 2012
93 Georgia 75.23% 2012
94 Romania 74.96% 2012
95 Morocco 74.91% 2012
96 Senegal 74.89% 2012
97 Hungary 74.62% 2012
98 Slovakia 74.24% 2012
99 Czech Republic 73.89% 2012
100 South Africa 73.67% 2012
101 Brazil 73.55% 2012
102 French Polynesia 73.48% 2012
103 Maldives 72.5% 2012
104 Uruguay 72.27% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 72.1% 2012
105 Tonga 71.52% 2012
106 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 71.23% 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 70.66% 2012
107 Greece 70.61% 2012
108 Kyrgyzstan 70.51% 2012
109 Armenia 70.3% 2012
110 Trinidad and Tobago 70.07% 2012
111 Brunei 69.97% 2012
112 Colombia 69.89% 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 69.52% 2012
113 South Korea 69.31% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 69% 2012
114 Albania 68.81% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 68.45% 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 68.39% 2012
115 Japan 68.32% 2012
116 Bangladesh 68.13% 2012
117 New Caledonia 68.01% 2012
118 Solomon Islands 67.51% 2012
119 Italy 66.33% 2012
120 Puerto Rico 65.96% 2012
121 Ecuador 65.86% 2012
122 Chile 65.68% 2012
123 Paraguay 65.33% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 65.25% 2012
124 Dominican Republic 65.06% 2012
125 Venezuela 64.27% 2012
126 Cote d'Ivoire 64.05% 2012
127 Philippines 63.99% 2012
128 Republic of Macedonia 63.74% 2012
129 Uzbekistan 63.7% 2012
failed states average (profile) 63.11% 2012
130 Argentina 63.07% 2012
131 Mali 62.16% 2012
132 Cuba 61.77% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 61.7% 2012
133 Swaziland 61.43% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 61.28% 2012
134 Cape Verde 61.2% 2012
135 Turkmenistan 61.05% 2012
136 Indonesia 60.78% 2012
137 El Salvador 60.25% 2012
138 Panama 59.83% 2012
139 Belize 59.66% 2012
140 Bosnia and Herzegovina 59.62% 2012
141 Malaysia 58.83% 2012
142 Costa Rica 58.73% 2012
143 Suriname 58.72% 2012
144 Nicaragua 58.68% 2012
145 Mauritius 58.55% 2012
146 Sao Tome and Principe 57.94% 2012
147 Malta 57.14% 2012
148 Mexico 56.25% 2012
149 Guatemala 55.67% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 53.66% 2012
150 Djibouti 53.64% 2012
151 Qatar 53.14% 2012
152 Kuwait 52.42% 2012
153 Guyana 52.29% 2012
154 Fiji 52.08% 2012
155 Honduras 51.27% 2012
156 United Arab Emirates 51.21% 2012
157 Somalia 49.21% 2012
158 East Timor 48.34% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 47.84% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 46.05% 2012
159 Sri Lanka 45.81% 2012
160 Bahrain 45.18% 2012
161 Niger 44.43% 2012
162 Comoros 43.64% 2012
163 Turkey 41.53% 2012
164 Sudan 41.05% 2012
165 Samoa 40.07% 2012
166 Libya 39.27% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 38.85% 2012
167 Mauritania 36.2% 2012
168 India 35.6% 2012
169 Tunisia 35.55% 2012
170 Yemen 35.1% 2012
171 Oman 34.96% 2012
172 Mozambique 34.7% 2012
173 Lebanon 32.34% 2012
174 Egypt 31.64% 2012
175 Pakistan 29.43% 2012
176 Saudi Arabia 24.11% 2012
177 Jordan 23.11% 2012
178 Iran 22.44% 2012
179 Iraq 21.09% 2012
180 Algeria 20.86% 2012
181 Afghanistan 19.7% 2012
182 Syria 18.43% 2012

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