Lithuania - Labor force

Labor force, female (% of total labor force)

Labor force, female (% of total labor force) in Lithuania was 50.63 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 50.63 in 2017, while its lowest value was 46.84 in 1991.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 46.85
1991 46.84
1992 46.85
1993 46.87
1994 46.92
1995 46.99
1996 47.11
1997 47.28
1998 47.46
1999 48.84
2000 49.47
2001 49.16
2002 48.78
2003 49.65
2004 49.01
2005 49.11
2006 49.55
2007 49.36
2008 49.50
2009 50.38
2010 50.62
2011 50.40
2012 50.62
2013 50.14
2014 50.18
2015 50.47
2016 50.60
2017 50.63

Labor force, total

The value for Labor force, total in Lithuania was 1,473,123 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 27 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,791,558 in 1991 and a minimum value of 1,470,300 in 2015.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 1,791,465
1991 1,791,558
1992 1,787,609
1993 1,779,020
1994 1,766,576
1995 1,753,904
1996 1,738,965
1997 1,724,021
1998 1,710,312
1999 1,712,645
2000 1,682,398
2001 1,643,902
2002 1,625,856
2003 1,683,865
2004 1,594,097
2005 1,553,544
2006 1,511,818
2007 1,511,333
2008 1,512,338
2009 1,522,378
2010 1,503,798
2011 1,495,323
2012 1,484,612
2013 1,473,500
2014 1,481,395
2015 1,470,300
2016 1,483,116
2017 1,473,123

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure