Equatorial Guinea - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Equatorial Guinea was 44.91 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 45.04 in 1990, while its lowest value was 44.31 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 45.04
1991 44.98
1992 44.85
1993 44.71
1994 44.57
1995 44.53
1996 44.39
1997 44.37
1998 44.34
1999 44.31
2000 44.34
2001 44.31
2002 44.34
2003 44.37
2004 44.41
2005 44.47
2006 44.48
2007 44.50
2008 44.52
2009 44.61
2010 44.70
2011 44.72
2012 44.81
2013 44.91

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Equatorial Guinea was 401,157 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 401,157 in 2013 and a minimum value of 200,574 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 200,574
1991 204,846
1992 209,283
1993 213,810
1994 218,759
1995 223,722
1996 229,545
1997 235,806
1998 242,545
1999 250,369
2000 258,722
2001 268,249
2002 278,298
2003 288,904
2004 299,722
2005 310,501
2006 321,511
2007 332,452
2008 343,399
2009 354,494
2010 365,836
2011 377,439
2012 389,259
2013 401,157

Classification

Topic: Social Protection & Labor Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure