Nicaragua - 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 Nicaragua was 64.80 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 28 years was 64.80 in 2013, while its lowest value was 22.40 in 2001.

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
1985 36.40
1989 38.20
1990 39.80
1991 39.70
1995 33.40
1996 33.70
1998 34.30
1999 34.60
2000 44.50
2001 22.40
2003 46.40
2004 44.60
2005 44.80
2006 43.50
2007 42.20
2008 43.70
2010 59.00
2013 64.80

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