Norway - 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 Norway was 62.80 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 70.60 in 2008, while its lowest value was 55.40 in 1980.

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
1980 55.40
1981 56.70
1982 56.10
1983 58.30
1984 58.50
1985 60.00
1986 63.10
1987 64.30
1988 63.70
1989 62.40
1990 62.40
1991 62.30
1992 62.20
1993 62.30
1994 62.70
1995 64.50
1996 66.10
1997 67.80
1998 69.20
1999 69.20
2000 69.20
2001 69.50
2002 70.50
2003 69.10
2004 69.10
2005 68.50
2006 68.30
2007 69.40
2008 70.60
2009 69.70
2010 68.60
2011 68.60
2012 68.40
2013 68.30
2014 62.80

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