Afghanistan: Female unemployment

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Afghanistan: Unemployment rate for females

: For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1991 to 2019. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 14.57 percent with a minimum of 13.91 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 15.04 percent in 2002. The latest value from 2019 is 14 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 182 countries is 8.47 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
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