Labor force: percent female - country rankings

(measure: percent; source: The World Bank)

Labor force: percent female - country data from around the world:

The average for 2014 was 41.07 percent. The highest value was in Rwanda: 53.95 percent and the lowest value was in UA Emirates: 13.12 percent. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Labor force: percent female.


World bank definition: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.