Brazil: Labor force: percent female

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 Brazil

Labor force, percent female

 Latest value 43.18
 Reference 2021
 Measure percent
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Brazil during that period was 40.61 percent with a minimum of 34.33 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 43.8 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2021 is 43.18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 180 countries is 41.25 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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