South Korea: Labor force, percent female: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Korea from 1990 to 2017. The average value for South Korea during that period was 40.55 percent with a minumum of 39.18 percent in 1993 and a maximum of 41.9 percent in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.