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Female labor force participation - Country rankings:

The average for 2017 was 52.01 percent.The highest value was in Rwanda: 86.04 percent and the lowest value was in Yemen: 6 percent. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Female labor force participation.

Female labor force participation rate, 2017
(percent, Source: The World Bank);

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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