Yemen: Female labor force participation

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Yemen: Female labor force participation rate, 1990 - 2020:

For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Yemen during that period was 13.37 percent with a minimum of 6.08 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 21.81 percent in 1999. The latest value from 2020 is 6.08 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 181 countries is 49.61 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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