Cyprus - Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector

Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment)

Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment) in Cyprus was 51.20 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 51.40 in 2011, while its lowest value was 41.30 in 1995.

Definition: Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector is the share of female workers in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector (industry and services), expressed as a percentage of total employment in the nonagricultural sector. Industry includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, electricity, gas, and water, corresponding to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3). Services include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services-corresponding to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3).

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

See also:

Year Value
1995 41.30
1996 41.60
1997 42.00
1998 42.40
1999 43.20
2000 44.40
2001 47.40
2002 48.20
2003 49.30
2004 48.20
2005 47.70
2006 48.10
2007 49.10
2008 48.70
2009 50.00
2010 50.80
2011 51.40
2012 51.20

Classification

Topic: Social Protection & Labor Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity