Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education

This key economic indicator for the Education sector has been recently updated.

  1. Uganda increased 18.8points of Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education in 2013, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2008 Tunisia Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education decreased by 0.3points year on year close to 80.23 Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education.
  3. In 2018 Iceland was number 8 in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education.
  4. In 2015 Madagascar was number 2 in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education to 87.11 Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education, jumping from 83 in 2014.

Top Countries in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education

# 99 Countries Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Uganda
87.39 % 2013 +18.8 % NA View data
2 #2
Madagascar
87.11 % 2015 NA -2.0 % View data
3 #3
Ethiopia
85.76 % 2013 NA NA View data
4 #4
Tunisia
80.23 % 2013 -0.9 % -0.3 % View data
5 #5
Vietnam
74.13 % 2018 +0.4 % -0.7 % View data
6 #6
Cameroon
69.97 % 2014 NA NA View data
7 #7
Ghana
65.50 % 2015 NA NA View data
8 #8
Iceland
65.21 % 2018 +0.4 % -0.6 % View data
9 #9
Tanzania
64.14 % 2014 -13.7 % NA View data
10 #10
Thailand
60.54 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
11 #11
Australia
60.54 % 2013 -17.5 % -5.3 % View data
12 #12
Timor-Leste
56.84 % 2016 NA NA View data
13 #13
Namibia
55.96 % 2018 -0.0 % -1.5 % View data
14 #14
Uruguay
53.99 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.2 % View data
15 #15
Myanmar
51.94 % 2017 NA NA View data
16 #16
Albania
51.51 % 2018 +1.6 % +5.6 % View data
17 #17
Cayman Islands
50.82 % 2018 -1.3 % NA View data
18 #18
Bolivia
50.08 % 2018 -1.3 % -0.1 % View data
19 #19
United Kingdom
49.56 % 2018 -2.1 % +1.2 % View data
20 #20
Paraguay
48.93 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
21 #21
Ecuador
48.89 % 2018 -2.9 % +3.3 % View data
22 #22
Malaysia
48.66 % 2018 +1.2 % +1.0 % View data
23 #23
Peru
47.55 % 2018 +0.6 % -1.5 % View data
24 #24
Indonesia
45.77 % 2018 -1.1 % +0.1 % View data
25 #25
Philippines
45.71 % 2018 -0.2 % NA View data
26 #26
Nicaragua
45.57 % 2014 NA NA View data
27 #27
Norway
45.06 % 2018 -0.1 % -2.4 % View data
28 #28
Rwanda
45.04 % 2017 NA -15.2 % View data
29 #29
Colombia
44.41 % 2018 -4.0 % -1.3 % View data
30 #30
Honduras
43.85 % 2018 +0.1 % +1.7 % View data
31 #31
Israel
42.88 % 2013 +0.1 % +1.9 % View data
32 #32
El Salvador
42.87 % 2018 +0.7 % -1.1 % View data
33 #33
Sweden
42.67 % 2018 -1.2 % +0.9 % View data
34 #34
Portugal
42.67 % 2018 -1.9 % -2.5 % View data
35 #35
Kyrgyzstan
42.52 % 2013 +0.5 % NA View data
36 #36
Switzerland
41.73 % 2018 +1.0 % -0.2 % View data
37 #37
Mongolia
41.71 % 2018 -0.6 % -2.0 % View data
38 #38
Brunei
41.57 % 2017 NA -4.5 % View data
39 #39
Costa Rica
41.16 % 2018 +7.4 % -1.1 % View data
40 #40
South Africa
40.75 % 2018 +0.4 % +1.3 % View data
41 #41
Spain
40.32 % 2018 +2.3 % +1.5 % View data
42 #42
Dominican Republic
40.27 % 2018 -1.1 % +1.4 % View data
43 #43
Laos
39.97 % 2017 NA NA View data
44 #44
Ivory Coast
39.64 % 2016 NA -10.3 % View data
45 #45
Guatemala
39.10 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
46 #46
Mexico
38.59 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.7 % View data
47 #47
Bangladesh
38.22 % 2017 +9.6 % NA View data
48 #48
Hong Kong
37.85 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.8 % View data
49 #49
Moldova
36.63 % 2018 +10.0 % +3.1 % View data
50 #50
Panama
36.62 % 2018 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
51 #51
Canada
35.92 % 2018 -1.9 % -1.2 % View data
52 #52
Brazil
35.73 % 2018 -1.2 % -5.0 % View data
53 #53
Mauritius
35.59 % 2018 +0.7 % -1.1 % View data
54 #54
Denmark
35.05 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.9 % View data
55 #55
Chile
34.76 % 2018 -1.8 % -0.3 % View data
56 #56
Netherlands
34.66 % 2018 -0.1 % -1.5 % View data
57 #57
Estonia
33.89 % 2018 +0.9 % +4.8 % View data
58 #58
Senegal
33.78 % 2015 NA -1.8 % View data
59 #59
Mali
33.27 % 2016 -26.6 % NA View data
60 #60
Argentina
32.90 % 2017 NA -0.8 % View data
61 #61
Sri Lanka
32.24 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
62 #62
Austria
30.21 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
63 #63
Luxembourg
30.06 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.2 % View data
64 #64
United States
29.88 % 2018 +0.1 % +1.1 % View data
65 #65
Germany
29.79 % 2018 -0.9 % -0.7 % View data
66 #66
Trinidad and Tobago
29.36 % 2018 -0.9 % -1.4 % View data
67 #67
Cyprus
29.14 % 2018 +0.4 % -2.7 % View data
68 #68
Turkey
29.03 % 2018 +1.5 % +1.5 % View data
69 #69
Fiji
28.67 % 2016 NA -7.1 % View data
70 #70
Latvia
28.17 % 2018 +0.6 % +2.3 % View data
71 #71
Armenia
28.06 % 2018 +2.6 % +5.8 % View data
72 #72
Malta
24.96 % 2018 +0.3 % +1.5 % View data
73 #73
Serbia
24.74 % 2018 -2.2 % -5.7 % View data
74 #74
France
23.68 % 2018 -2.4 % -2.8 % View data
75 #75
Greece
23.20 % 2018 -0.2 % -2.0 % View data
76 #76
Italy
22.51 % 2018 -0.8 % -0.4 % View data
77 #77
Seychelles
22.04 % 2017 -10.3 % -12.2 % View data
78 #78
Romania
21.95 % 2018 -4.3 % -4.7 % View data
79 #79
Hungary
21.35 % 2018 -1.8 % -1.4 % View data
80 #80
Belgium
20.77 % 2018 +0.1 % -2.1 % View data
81 #81
Slovenia
19.62 % 2018 -2.9 % -1.2 % View data
82 #82
Finland
19.56 % 2018 -4.3 % -3.2 % View data
83 #83
Ireland
19.35 % 2018 -3.0 % -4.2 % View data
84 #84
Bulgaria
18.75 % 2018 -2.6 % +0.0 % View data
85 #85
Montenegro
17.84 % 2018 +3.3 % +9.3 % View data
86 #86
Macedonia
17.83 % 2018 -1.6 % -4.2 % View data
87 #87
Slovakia
16.96 % 2018 -1.0 % +2.7 % View data
88 #88
Czech Republic
16.94 % 2018 -1.5 % -0.3 % View data
89 #89
Ukraine
16.71 % 2017 +5.1 % -2.2 % View data
90 #90
Russia
15.63 % 2018 +14.0 % -6.1 % View data
91 #91
Saudi Arabia
15.33 % 2016 NA NA View data
92 #92
Pakistan
14.91 % 2018 NA -0.3 % View data
93 #93
Croatia
13.61 % 2018 -0.6 % -5.3 % View data
94 #94
Egypt
10.61 % 2018 +8.0 % +11.9 % View data
95 #95
Poland
10.33 % 2018 -5.5 % -4.0 % View data
96 #96
Lithuania
8.63 % 2018 -2.8 % -0.6 % View data
97 #97
West Bank and Gaza
8.38 % 2018 +16.4 % +3.1 % View data
98 #98
Kosovo
7.80 % 2018 +1.8 % NA View data
99 #99
Yemen
3.50 % 2014 NA -22.6 % View data

Source: World Bank

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