Iraq - 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 Iraq was 13.80 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 20.70 in 2006, while its lowest value was 8.70 in 1997.
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.
Aggregation method: Weighted average
General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.TLF.CACT.FE.ZS).
Sub-Topic: Labor force structure