* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Unemployment rate for females, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 182 countries was 8.47 percent.The highest value was in Palestine: 40.94 percent and the lowest value was in Niger: 0.36 percent. The indicator is available from 1991 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
Female unemployment in the European union
Female unemployment in Europe
Female unemployment in Asia
Female unemployment in Africa
Female unemployment in North America
Female unemployment in South America
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