United Kingdom - 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 United Kingdom was 57.00 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 57.00 in 2014, while its lowest value was 45.60 in 1983.

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
1983 45.60
1984 47.20
1985 48.70
1986 49.20
1987 50.00
1988 50.60
1989 52.10
1990 52.50
1991 52.30
1992 52.40
1993 52.50
1994 52.50
1995 52.50
1996 52.90
1997 53.30
1998 53.30
1999 53.80
2000 54.20
2001 54.10
2002 54.60
2003 54.60
2004 55.00
2005 55.40
2006 55.90
2007 55.70
2008 56.00
2009 56.10
2010 56.10
2011 56.20
2012 56.40
2013 56.80
2014 57.00

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