Barbados - Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (national estimate)

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (national estimate) in Barbados was 62.00 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 64.40 in 2004, while its lowest value was 52.50 in 1980.

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.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 52.50
1983 54.50
1985 55.20
1986 57.60
1987 58.40
1988 60.80
1989 61.30
1990 60.20
1991 58.20
1992 59.30
1993 59.80
1994 61.00
1995 62.80
1996 61.40
1997 62.20
1998 62.00
1999 61.50
2000 63.60
2001 63.90
2002 62.70
2003 63.90
2004 64.40
2009 62.30
2010 61.90
2011 63.60
2012 61.10
2013 62.00

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.TLF.CACT.FE.ZS).

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure