Cambodia - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Cambodia was 48.30 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 51.85 in 2001, while its lowest value was 48.30 in 2019.

Definition: Female labor force as a percentage of the total show the extent to which women are active in the labor force. Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: Derived using data from International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database and World Bank population estimates. Labor data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 51.24
1991 51.11
1992 51.00
1993 50.91
1994 50.85
1995 50.82
1996 50.91
1997 51.14
1998 51.39
1999 51.62
2000 51.62
2001 51.85
2002 51.19
2003 50.46
2004 49.65
2005 49.84
2006 49.95
2007 50.05
2008 50.14
2009 50.19
2010 50.25
2011 49.96
2012 49.64
2013 49.28
2014 48.91
2015 48.52
2016 48.45
2017 48.41
2018 48.35
2019 48.30

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Cambodia was 9,230,114 as of 2019. As the graph below shows, over the past 29 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,230,114 in 2019 and a minimum value of 4,004,290 in 1990.

Definition: Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes people who are currently employed and people who are unemployed but seeking work as well as first-time job-seekers. Not everyone who works is included, however. Unpaid workers, family workers, and students are often omitted, and some countries do not count members of the armed forces. Labor force size tends to vary during the year as seasonal workers enter and leave.

Source: Derived using data from International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database and World Bank population estimates. Labor data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 4,004,290
1991 4,125,205
1992 4,231,980
1993 4,338,136
1994 4,455,040
1995 4,600,214
1996 4,743,344
1997 4,943,130
1998 5,172,725
1999 5,422,148
2000 5,580,532
2001 6,162,396
2002 6,337,308
2003 6,464,982
2004 6,547,067
2005 6,809,224
2006 7,084,528
2007 7,359,866
2008 7,636,464
2009 7,895,343
2010 8,148,383
2011 8,248,889
2012 8,351,810
2013 8,450,213
2014 8,535,549
2015 8,604,212
2016 8,762,821
2017 8,909,253
2018 9,069,699
2019 9,230,114

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure