Brunei - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Brunei was 42.02 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 42.02 in 2011, while its lowest value was 31.66 in 1990.

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 meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.

Source: International Labour Organization, using World Bank population estimates.

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Year Value
1990 31.66
1991 32.45
1992 33.18
1993 33.82
1994 34.67
1995 35.57
1996 36.66
1997 37.70
1998 38.79
1999 39.82
2000 40.68
2001 41.36
2002 41.47
2003 41.53
2004 41.58
2005 41.64
2006 41.69
2007 41.76
2008 41.84
2009 41.93
2010 41.96
2011 42.02

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Brunei was 198,605 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 198,605 in 2011 and a minimum value of 105,080 in 1990.

Definition: Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.

Source: International Labour Organization, using World Bank population estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1990 105,080
1991 109,073
1992 113,042
1993 117,231
1994 121,564
1995 126,494
1996 131,082
1997 136,260
1998 141,997
1999 147,794
2000 153,802
2001 158,600
2002 162,589
2003 166,741
2004 170,886
2005 175,065
2006 178,760
2007 182,728
2008 186,677
2009 190,847
2010 195,222
2011 198,605

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure