Italy - Share of women employed in the nonagricultural sector
Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment)
Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector (% of total nonagricultural employment) in Italy was 45.60 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 45.60 in 2013, while its lowest value was 35.90 in 1990.
Definition: Share of women in wage employment in the nonagricultural sector is the share of female workers in wage employment 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.
Sub-Topic: Economic activity