Equatorial Guinea - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Equatorial Guinea was 44.73 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 45.09 in 1990, while its lowest value was 44.34 in 2000.

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 45.09
1991 44.97
1992 44.84
1993 44.70
1994 44.56
1995 44.47
1996 44.39
1997 44.36
1998 44.39
1999 44.36
2000 44.34
2001 44.37
2002 44.40
2003 44.43
2004 44.43
2005 44.48
2006 44.54
2007 44.56
2008 44.59
2009 44.67
2010 44.70
2011 44.73

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Equatorial Guinea was 380,463 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 380,463 in 2011 and a minimum value of 200,577 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 200,577
1991 204,888
1992 209,387
1993 213,983
1994 219,030
1995 224,373
1996 230,092
1997 236,526
1998 243,463
1999 251,497
2000 260,369
2001 269,826
2002 280,100
2003 290,925
2004 302,292
2005 313,253
2006 324,034
2007 335,061
2008 346,055
2009 357,159
2010 368,904
2011 380,463

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure