Brunei - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Brunei was 39.68 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 41.10 in 2001, while its lowest value was 32.20 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 32.20
1991 33.00
1992 33.66
1993 34.28
1994 35.01
1995 35.85
1996 36.81
1997 37.86
1998 38.92
1999 39.85
2000 40.65
2001 41.10
2002 41.04
2003 40.85
2004 40.64
2005 40.51
2006 40.36
2007 40.14
2008 40.07
2009 39.97
2010 39.87
2011 39.84
2012 39.80
2013 39.77
2014 39.68

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Brunei was 203,304 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 203,304 in 2014 and a minimum value of 109,728 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 109,728
1991 113,909
1992 118,033
1993 122,345
1994 126,585
1995 131,124
1996 135,710
1997 140,508
1998 145,460
1999 150,536
2000 155,484
2001 160,014
2002 163,681
2003 167,247
2004 170,750
2005 174,049
2006 177,283
2007 180,787
2008 184,071
2009 187,494
2010 190,721
2011 194,280
2012 197,450
2013 200,383
2014 203,304

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure