Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (national estimate) - Country Ranking

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

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

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Burundi 85.80 1998
2 Belarus 85.60 2013
3 Madagascar 83.10 2012
4 Uganda 81.70 2013
5 Cambodia 77.60 2013
5 Togo 77.60 2006
7 Cayman Islands 75.90 2013
8 Nepal 74.90 2013
9 Benin 73.80 2010
10 Iceland 73.70 2014
11 Ghana 73.00 2013
12 Ethiopia 72.10 2013
13 Vietnam 72.00 2014
14 Tanzania 71.20 2013
15 St. Kitts and Nevis 70.60 2001
16 Dem. Rep. Congo 70.20 2005
17 Malawi 69.20 2013
18 Rwanda 68.80 2012
19 Macao SAR, China 66.60 2013
20 Guinea 66.20 2012
21 Lao PDR 64.80 2005
22 Sweden 63.80 2014
23 Chad 63.40 1993
24 Zambia 63.30 2012
25 Kazakhstan 62.80 2013
26 Mozambique 62.70 2012
27 Cameroon 61.40 2010
28 Nicaragua 61.20 2013
28 Thailand 61.20 2014
30 Norway 60.80 2014
31 Antigua and Barbuda 60.50 2001
32 Bolivia 60.30 2011
32 Russia 60.30 2014
34 Burkina Faso 60.10 2006
35 Bhutan 60.00 2013
36 Switzerland 59.70 2014
37 The Bahamas 59.60 2011
38 New Zealand 59.50 2014
39 Seychelles 59.10 2011
40 Vanuatu 58.30 2009
41 Kuwait 58.10 2011
42 Azerbaijan 57.80 2013
43 Canada 57.60 2014
44 Liberia 57.50 2010
45 Peru 56.00 2014
46 Israel 55.70 2014
47 Singapore 55.60 2013
48 Australia 55.00 2014
49 Barbados 54.80 2013
50 Netherlands 54.70 2014
51 Denmark 54.10 2014
52 Congo 54.00 2005
53 Brunei 53.80 2014
54 Mongolia 53.70 2012
54 United Kingdom 53.70 2014
56 United States 53.50 2014
57 San Marino 53.40 1998
58 Hong Kong SAR, China 52.90 2013
59 Sierra Leone 52.80 2004
60 Zimbabwe 52.40 2012
61 Qatar 52.30 2013
61 Austria 52.30 2014
63 Germany 52.20 2014
64 Ukraine 51.90 2014
64 Malaysia 51.90 2014
66 New Caledonia 51.20 2009
67 Finland 51.10 2014
68 Paraguay 51.00 2014
69 Estonia 50.90 2014
70 Luxembourg 50.40 2014
71 Brazil 50.00 2013
71 Uruguay 50.00 2013
73 Cyprus 49.80 2014
73 Georgia 49.80 2013
75 Korea 49.50 2014
76 Kenya 49.10 2005
77 Trinidad and Tobago 48.90 2013
77 Lithuania 48.90 2014
79 Latvia 48.20 2014
79 St. Lucia 48.20 2013
81 Tajikistan 47.80 2004
82 Ireland 47.70 2014
83 Colombia 47.60 2014
83 Japan 47.60 2014
85 Venezuela 47.50 2014
86 Nigeria 47.40 2003
87 Philippines 47.30 2014
88 Czech Republic 47.10 2014
89 El Salvador 47.00 2013
89 Indonesia 47.00 2013
91 France 46.80 2014
91 Panama 46.80 2014
93 Slovenia 46.70 2014
94 Portugal 46.10 2014
95 Armenia 45.80 2013
96 Jamaica 45.60 2012
97 Suriname 45.10 2013
97 Chile 45.10 2014
97 Ecuador 45.10 2013
100 Mali 44.80 2010
101 Kyrgyz Republic 44.40 2013
102 Albania 44.30 2013
102 Belgium 44.30 2014
104 Slovak Republic 44.10 2014
105 Argentina 43.80 2014
105 Poland 43.80 2014
107 Bulgaria 43.60 2014
108 Romania 43.30 2014
108 Grenada 43.30 1998
108 Costa Rica 43.30 2014
111 The Gambia 42.90 2012
112 Hungary 42.80 2014
112 Tuvalu 42.80 2002
114 Belize 41.80 2012
115 Lesotho 41.70 2013
116 Botswana 41.50 2010
117 Mexico 41.20 2014
118 Dominica 40.80 2001
119 Mauritius 40.00 2014
120 Spain 39.60 2014
121 Guatemala 39.20 2013
122 Cuba 39.10 2013
123 Namibia 39.00 2012
124 Malta 38.90 2014
125 Haiti 38.50 1990
126 Senegal 38.40 2011
127 Honduras 37.90 2011
127 Croatia 37.90 2014
129 Montenegro 37.79 2014
130 Tonga 37.60 1996
131 United Arab Emirates 37.50 2009
132 Moldova 37.40 2014
133 Swaziland 36.60 1995
134 Dominican Republic 35.40 2014
135 Italy 34.60 2014
136 Kiribati 34.50 2010
137 Bangladesh 33.90 2010
137 South Africa 33.90 2014
139 Monaco 33.20 2000
140 Fiji 32.80 2007
141 Sri Lanka 32.00 2014
142 Macedonia 31.40 2014
142 Djibouti 31.40 2002
144 Greece 30.80 2014
144 Serbia 30.80 2013
146 Puerto Rico 29.50 2012
147 Bahrain 29.40 2004
148 Niger 29.30 2005
149 Guyana 29.20 2002
150 Gabon 28.50 2010
151 São Tomé and Principe 27.50 2000
152 Turkey 26.70 2014
153 Timor-Leste 25.70 2010
154 Libya 25.30 2012
154 Sudan 25.30 2008
156 Mauritania 25.00 2012
157 Oman 23.80 2010
157 India 23.80 2014
159 Bosnia and Herzegovina 23.10 2013
160 Morocco 22.70 2013
161 Pakistan 21.90 2010
161 Samoa 21.90 2012
163 Tunisia 19.70 2013
164 Lebanon 19.00 2007
165 Egypt 17.40 2013
166 Saudi Arabia 15.90 2014
167 Solomon Islands 15.80 2009
168 Afghanistan 15.50 2011
169 Algeria 12.30 2014
170 Iraq 11.70 2004
171 Jordan 10.30 2013
172 Syrian Arab Republic 10.10 2010
173 Iran 9.70 2014
174 Yemen 4.50 2010

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

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