Peru - 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 Peru was 60.20 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 66.70 in 2010, while its lowest value was 31.30 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 31.30
1981 31.40
1982 31.50
1984 39.70
1986 49.80
1987 48.40
1989 48.20
1990 47.80
1991 43.50
1992 43.80
1994 46.50
1995 49.50
1997 54.60
1998 55.50
1999 58.10
2000 54.00
2001 59.00
2002 53.10
2003 55.60
2004 63.30
2005 62.20
2006 63.90
2007 65.70
2008 65.60
2009 66.10
2010 66.70
2011 66.30
2012 65.80
2014 60.20

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