Italy - Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector

Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment)

Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment) in Italy was 44.30 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 44.30 in 2010, while its lowest value was 35.90 in 1990.

Definition: Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector is the share of female workers in the nonagricultural sector (industry and services), expressed as a percentage of total employment in the nonagricultural sector. Industry includes mining and quarrying (including oil production), manufacturing, construction, electricity, gas, and water, corresponding to divisions 2-5 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories C-F (ISIC revision 3). Services include wholesale and retail trade and restaurants and hotels; transport, storage, and communications; financing, insurance, real estate, and business services; and community, social, and personal services-corresponding to divisions 6-9 (ISIC revision 2) or tabulation categories G-P (ISIC revision 3).

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 35.90
1991 36.00
1992 36.40
1993 36.00
1994 36.40
1995 37.00
1996 37.70
1997 38.00
1998 38.50
1999 39.10
2000 39.80
2001 40.60
2002 40.90
2003 41.20
2004 42.70
2005 42.60
2006 42.80
2007 43.00
2008 43.50
2009 43.90
2010 44.30

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity