Zimbabwe - 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 Zimbabwe was 58.10 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 30 years was 84.00 in 2004, while its lowest value was 48.10 in 1982.

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
1982 48.10
1987 66.20
1997 67.60
1999 64.50
2002 63.00
2004 84.00
2011 77.50
2012 58.10

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