Bolivia: Labor force: percent female

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 Bolivia

Labor force, percent female

 Latest value 42.44
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2023
 Average 42.43
 Min - Max 40.70 - 44.33
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bolivia from 1991 to 2023. The average value for Bolivia during that period was 42.43 percent with a minimum of 40.7 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 44.33 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2023 is 42.44 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 178 countries is 41.56 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Bolivia - Labor force: percent female - Recent values chart

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Bolivia - Labor force: percent female - historical chart - 1991-2023




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 supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

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 Labor force 6.11 2023 million people
 Unemployment rate 3.55 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 4.81 2023 percent
 Male unemployment 3.50 2023 percent
 Youth unemployment 7.18 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 71.00 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 42.44 2023 percent
 Female labor force participation 59.95 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 82.17 2023 percent
 Self-employment 68.82 2022 percent
 Informal employment 84.90 2019 percent
 Employment 6.55 9/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 2.65 9/2023 percent
 Labor cost 375.74 Q3/2023 index points
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