New Zealand - 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 New Zealand was 63.70 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 63.70 in 2014, while its lowest value was 39.10 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 39.10
1986 54.60
1987 54.80
1988 54.20
1989 53.00
1990 54.00
1991 54.30
1992 54.00
1993 53.90
1994 55.10
1995 55.80
1996 57.20
1997 57.10
1998 57.00
1999 57.30
2000 57.40
2001 58.30
2002 59.00
2003 59.30
2004 59.80
2005 60.80
2006 61.30
2007 61.70
2008 62.10
2009 62.10
2010 62.00
2011 62.50
2012 62.60
2013 62.90
2014 63.70

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