Pakistan - 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 Pakistan was 24.30 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 24.40 in 2011, while its lowest value was 7.00 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 7.00
1981 12.60
1982 12.60
1983 11.30
1984 11.30
1985 9.20
1986 9.60
1988 11.30
1989 23.10
1990 11.30
1991 14.00
1992 14.00
1993 14.30
1994 14.70
1995 12.70
1997 15.00
1998 15.30
1999 15.30
2000 16.30
2002 16.20
2004 18.00
2006 21.00
2007 21.30
2008 21.80
2009 23.10
2010 24.20
2011 24.40
2013 24.30

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