Equatorial Guinea - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Equatorial Guinea was 44.83 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 45.03 in 1990, while its lowest value was 44.30 in 1999.

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 45.03
1991 44.96
1992 44.83
1993 44.69
1994 44.55
1995 44.52
1996 44.38
1997 44.35
1998 44.32
1999 44.30
2000 44.33
2001 44.30
2002 44.33
2003 44.37
2004 44.41
2005 44.45
2006 44.47
2007 44.49
2008 44.51
2009 44.59
2010 44.66
2011 44.69
2012 44.77
2013 44.81
2014 44.83

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Equatorial Guinea was 431,124 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 431,124 in 2014 and a minimum value of 201,798 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 201,798
1991 205,967
1992 210,600
1993 215,431
1994 220,739
1995 226,084
1996 232,427
1997 239,061
1998 246,149
1999 254,482
2000 263,553
2001 273,224
2002 283,748
2003 295,135
2004 306,915
2005 318,803
2006 330,237
2007 341,843
2008 353,662
2009 365,856
2010 378,516
2011 390,757
2012 403,627
2013 417,457
2014 431,124

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure