Greece: Female labor force participation

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 Greece

Female labor force participation rate

 Latest value 45.19
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2023
 Average 41.19
 Min - Max 33.43 - 45.19
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Greece from 1991 to 2023. The average value for Greece during that period was 41.19 percent with a minimum of 33.43 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 45.19 percent in 2023. The latest value from 2023 is 45.19 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 178 countries is 51.07 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
Greece - Female labor force participation - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Greece - Female labor force participation - historical chart - 1991-2023




The female labor force participation rate is the percent of the female population ages 15 and older who are economically active. That includes the employed people as well as the unemployed people.
Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 4.66 2023 million people
 Unemployment rate 12.43 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 14.11 2023 percent
 Male unemployment 8.12 2023 percent
 Youth unemployment 25.28 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 51.89 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 44.87 2023 percent
 Female labor force participation 45.19 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 59.01 2023 percent
 Self-employment 37.12 2022 percent
 Employment 4.25 Q3/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 9.50 9/2023 percent
 Labor cost 121.30 Q3/2023 index points
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