Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education

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

  1. In 2019, Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education in Liberia rose 2.1points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Liberia Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education grew 1.2points year on year attaining 83.42 Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education.
  3. In 2019 Cambodia was number 4 in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education.
  4. In 2015 Madagascar was number 1 in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education with 87.11 Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education, compared to 93 in 2014.

Top Countries in Share of Female Labor Force with Basic Education

# 111 Countries Percent of Female Working-Age Population with Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Madagascar
87.11 % 2015 NA -2.6 % View data
2 #2
Liberia
83.42 % 2019 +2.1 % +1.2 % View data
3 #3
Kenya
77.59 % 2016 NA NA View data
4 #4
Cambodia
76.14 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.4 % View data
5 #5
Vietnam
74.02 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.8 % View data
6 #6
Cameroon
69.97 % 2014 NA NA View data
7 #7
Tanzania
64.14 % 2014 -13.7 % NA View data
8 #8
Iceland
62.91 % 2019 +0.3 % -1.1 % View data
9 #9
Thailand
60.02 % 2019 -0.6 % -0.5 % View data
10 #10
Ghana
59.91 % 2019 -1.5 % NA View data
11 #11
East Timor
56.84 % 2016 NA NA View data
12 #12
Bolivia
55.81 % 2019 -2.8 % +1.2 % View data
13 #13
Ivory Coast
54.23 % 2017 +36.8 % -2.4 % View data
14 #14
Uruguay
53.66 % 2019 +0.7 % -0.4 % View data
15 #15
Albania
52.45 % 2019 +1.8 % +3.2 % View data
16 #16
Peru
51.95 % 2019 +9.3 % -4.4 % View data
17 #17
Myanmar
51.94 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.2 % View data
18 #18
United Arab Emirates
51.48 % 2018 +11.7 % NA View data
19 #19
Cape Verde
51.45 % 2018 -11.0 % -7.7 % View data
20 #20
United Kingdom
50.87 % 2019 -1.4 % +1.3 % View data
21 #21
Malawi
50.35 % 2017 NA NA View data
22 #22
Cayman Islands
50.16 % 2019 -1.3 % -1.5 % View data
23 #23
Malaysia
49.24 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.0 % View data
24 #24
Paraguay
48.93 % 2019 +0.0 % +0.9 % View data
25 #25
Ecuador
48.33 % 2019 -1.1 % +3.4 % View data
26 #26
Namibia
48.01 % 2019 +1.8 % -3.7 % View data
27 #27
Honduras
47.67 % 2019 -0.5 % +1.7 % View data
28 #28
Indonesia
47.19 % 2019 -0.9 % +0.9 % View data
29 #29
Colombia
45.63 % 2019 +1.6 % -0.8 % View data
30 #30
Philippines
45.61 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.8 % View data
31 #31
Nicaragua
45.57 % 2014 NA NA View data
32 #32
Togo
44.65 % 2017 NA NA View data
33 #33
Rwanda
44.63 % 2018 -0.9 % -11.9 % View data
34 #34
Norway
44.13 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.8 % View data
35 #35
Sweden
43.59 % 2019 -0.6 % +1.1 % View data
36 #36
Costa Rica
43.48 % 2019 +5.6 % +0.1 % View data
37 #37
Switzerland
42.41 % 2019 -0.8 % +0.3 % View data
38 #38
Dominican Republic
42.35 % 2019 +0.4 % +2.1 % View data
39 #39
El Salvador
42.01 % 2019 +0.2 % -1.2 % View data
40 #40
Portugal
41.84 % 2019 -1.7 % -2.0 % View data
41 #41
South Korea
41.22 % 2018 -2.0 % -1.7 % View data
42 #42
South Africa
40.58 % 2019 -0.4 % +1.0 % View data
43 #43
Mongolia
40.38 % 2019 -0.5 % -1.6 % View data
44 #44
Mexico
40.13 % 2019 +4.0 % +0.6 % View data
45 #45
Laos
39.97 % 2017 NA NA View data
46 #46
Spain
39.39 % 2019 +1.9 % -1.1 % View data
47 #47
Guatemala
38.95 % 2019 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
48 #48
Brunei
38.61 % 2018 -7.1 % -5.2 % View data
49 #49
Bangladesh
38.22 % 2017 +9.6 % NA View data
50 #50
Panama
37.80 % 2019 -0.4 % +1.1 % View data
51 #51
Belize
37.00 % 2019 -1.1 % +0.7 % View data
52 #52
Estonia
36.48 % 2019 +0.4 % +4.8 % View data
53 #53
Canada
36.47 % 2019 +1.5 % -0.8 % View data
54 #54
Moldova
36.27 % 2019 -1.0 % +2.6 % View data
55 #55
Mauritius
35.37 % 2019 -0.2 % -1.1 % View data
56 #56
Chile
35.21 % 2019 +1.3 % -0.7 % View data
57 #57
Brazil
35.19 % 2019 -1.5 % -8.3 % View data
58 #58
Netherlands
34.46 % 2019 -0.5 % -0.8 % View data
59 #59
Denmark
34.43 % 2019 -1.2 % -0.7 % View data
60 #60
Argentina
33.81 % 2018 +2.8 % +0.2 % View data
61 #61
Senegal
33.78 % 2015 NA -1.8 % View data
62 #62
Mali
33.61 % 2019 -6.6 % -1.0 % View data
63 #63
Sri Lanka
32.82 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.8 % View data
64 #64
Georgia
31.18 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.2 % View data
65 #65
Ukraine
31.11 % 2019 -12.6 % +11.7 % View data
66 #66
Luxembourg
30.71 % 2019 -0.8 % +1.2 % View data
67 #67
United States
30.10 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.0 % View data
68 #68
Austria
30.09 % 2019 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
69 #69
Germany
30.02 % 2019 -0.2 % +1.0 % View data
70 #70
Turkey
29.78 % 2019 +1.3 % +2.3 % View data
71 #71
Trinidad and Tobago
29.12 % 2019 -0.9 % -1.5 % View data
72 #72
Fiji
28.67 % 2016 NA -7.1 % View data
73 #73
Latvia
28.35 % 2019 +1.4 % +3.0 % View data
74 #74
Armenia
28.13 % 2019 +0.3 % +1.3 % View data
75 #75
Cyprus
27.89 % 2019 -1.1 % -3.9 % View data
76 #76
Malta
27.57 % 2019 -1.1 % +2.2 % View data
77 #77
Nepal
25.67 % 2017 NA NA View data
78 #78
Serbia
23.78 % 2019 -3.7 % -1.2 % View data
79 #79
France
23.14 % 2019 -1.9 % -2.4 % View data
80 #80
Italy
22.49 % 2019 -0.5 % -0.3 % View data
81 #81
Greece
22.36 % 2019 -0.5 % -2.5 % View data
82 #82
Israel
21.82 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.5 % View data
83 #83
Comoros
21.60 % 2014 NA NA View data
84 #84
Hungary
21.38 % 2019 +0.0 % +2.5 % View data
85 #85
Romania
21.33 % 2019 -4.3 % -5.8 % View data
86 #86
Belgium
20.60 % 2019 -1.0 % -1.8 % View data
87 #87
Tunisia
19.85 % 2019 -1.0 % NA View data
88 #88
Seychelles
19.64 % 2019 -2.1 % -9.6 % View data
89 #89
Finland
19.26 % 2019 -3.7 % -2.3 % View data
90 #90
Bulgaria
19.07 % 2019 -0.9 % -0.6 % View data
91 #91
Slovenia
18.98 % 2019 -2.4 % -5.0 % View data
92 #92
Montenegro
18.39 % 2019 +3.0 % +7.7 % View data
93 #93
Ireland
18.36 % 2019 -3.1 % -2.2 % View data
94 #94
Palau
18.33 % 2014 NA NA View data
95 #95
Niger
17.90 % 2017 NA NA View data
96 #96
Macedonia
17.82 % 2019 -2.9 % -4.2 % View data
97 #97
Samoa
17.00 % 2017 NA +2.4 % View data
98 #98
Bosnia and Herzegovina
16.60 % 2019 +16.6 % -2.4 % View data
99 #99
Czech Republic
16.54 % 2019 -0.6 % -0.2 % View data
100 #100
India
16.40 % 2018 NA NA View data
101 #101
Slovakia
16.32 % 2019 +2.1 % +0.7 % View data
102 #102
Saudi Arabia
15.33 % 2016 NA NA View data
103 #103
Pakistan
14.91 % 2018 NA -0.3 % View data
104 #104
Russia
14.09 % 2019 -1.4 % -7.9 % View data
105 #105
Croatia
12.51 % 2019 -4.0 % -7.0 % View data
106 #106
Egypt
11.02 % 2019 +3.9 % +13.2 % View data
107 #107
Poland
10.01 % 2019 -4.9 % -3.8 % View data
108 #108
Lithuania
9.68 % 2019 -5.9 % -1.5 % View data
109 #109
Kosovo
7.93 % 2019 +1.8 % +2.0 % View data
110 #110
Palestine
5.83 % 2019 -0.1 % -6.2 % View data
111 #111
Yemen
3.50 % 2014 NA -22.6 % View data

Source: World Bank

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