Somalia: Labor force: percent female

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 Somalia

Labor force, percent female

 Latest value 31.44
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2022
 Average 31.11
 Min - Max 29.97 - 33.16
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Somalia from 1990 to 2022. The average value for Somalia during that period was 31.11 percent with a minimum of 29.97 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 33.16 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2022 is 31.44 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 176 countries is 41.66 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
Somalia - Labor force: percent female - recent values

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Somalia - Labor force: percent female - historical chart - 1990-2022




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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 3.16 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 20.05 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 25.89 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 17.37 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 35.63 2022 percent
 Labor force participation 33.97 2022 percent
 Labor force: percent female 31.44 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 21.19 2022 percent
 Male labor force participation 46.95 2022 percent
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