New Caledonia: Female unemployment

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 New Caledonia

Unemployment rate for females

 Latest value 11.54
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2023
 Average 17.55
 Min - Max 11.54 - 22.51
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for New Caledonia from 1991 to 2023. The average value for New Caledonia during that period was 17.55 percent with a minimum of 11.54 percent in 2023 and a maximum of 22.51 percent in 1994. The latest value from 2023 is 11.54 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 178 countries is 8.39 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
New Caledonia - Female unemployment - Recent values chart

Historical chart
New Caledonia - Female unemployment - historical chart - 1991-2023




Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 0.12 2023 million people
 Unemployment rate 11.03 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 11.54 2023 percent
 Male unemployment 10.19 2023 percent
 Youth unemployment 32.05 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 57.03 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 46.95 2023 percent
 Female labor force participation 52.75 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 61.44 2023 percent
 Self-employment 16.86 2022 percent
 Employment 0.07 Q3/2023 million employed people
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