Iceland - Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (national estimate)

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (national estimate) in Iceland was 77.40 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 79.80 in 2000, while its lowest value was 59.20 in 1981.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

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

See also:

Year Value
1981 59.20
1982 60.10
1983 60.10
1991 72.90
1992 74.20
1993 74.50
1994 74.90
1995 77.40
1996 75.70
1997 74.40
1998 76.00
1999 78.30
2000 79.80
2001 78.50
2002 78.30
2003 78.70
2004 76.80
2005 77.10
2006 77.80
2007 77.70
2008 77.00
2009 76.40
2010 76.80
2011 76.40
2012 77.10
2013 77.60
2014 77.40

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.TLF.CACT.FE.ZS).

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure