Female employment to population ratio, ages 15-24 (%) (national estimate)

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Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
Source: The World Bank: World Development Indicators    # of Reporting Countries: 174
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 1980-12     Latest: 2016-12

2009-12 2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12 2016-12
1) Albania
30.9
29.6
29
22.5
14.6
13.8
13.3
2) Algeria
5.5
5.59
5.7
5
4.4
3) Angola
47.7
4) Argentina
24.7
25
24.2
23.5
23.3
5) Armenia
14.3
15
17.2
17.5
19.1
18.2
22.3
6) Aruba
24.1
7) Australia
60.7
59.7
60.2
59.4
58.7
58
58.7
58.7
8) Austria
50.5
48.9
49.7
50.2
49.7
49.9
48.7
49
9) Azerbaijan
32.2
36
27.2
10) Bahrain
23
20.1
25.7
11) Bangladesh
32
34
23.6
12) Barbados
28.5
27.8
26.7
30.7
13) Belarus
37.3
14) Belgium
23.2
23.1
24.2
22.6
21.8
21.7
21.7
21.3
15) Belize
23.5
27.1
22
22.2
26.1
25.8
16) Benin
43.5
44.5
17) Bhutan
42.7
35.9
35.9
33.4
25.6
27.1
18) Bolivia
42.3
42
34.5
37.2
40
31.7
19) Bosnia Herzegovina
11.5
10.2
9.3
7.4
8.1
20) Botswana
19.6
21.7
21) Brazil
41.5
40.7
41
39.7
40.2
35.2
32.4
22) Brunei
23.7
23) Bulgaria
21.4
21.2
19
18.7
18.3
17.2
16.5
16.2
24) Burkina Faso
39.5
25) Burundi
56.5
26) Cambodia
77.5
60.7
27) Cameroon
49.2
28) Canada
57.3
56.7
56.5
55.5
56
56.9
57.2
56.7
29) Caribbean small states
20.8
20.6
21.5
30) Cayman Islands
41.5
44.2
51.7
46
40.4
52.2
31) Central Europe and the Baltics
21.66
20.7
19.3
19.4
19
20.2
21.1
22.1
32) Chile
19.8
23.7
25.2
25.6
25.1
24.5
24.3
24.1
33) Colombia
31.3
32.4
34.2
35
34.5
34
35.7
34) Costa Rica
24.3
23.6
27.7
29.1
26.1
27
22.7
35) Croatia
21.7
20.3
17.2
14.6
12.3
15.3
15.8
22.2
36) Cyprus
33.3
33.2
28.7
26.1
23
25.7
26.7
26.2
37) Czech Republic
21.7
20.6
19.7
21
21
21.6
23.3
23.2
38) Denmark
62.8
59.5
58.5
55.4
55
54.9
56.2
60
39) Dominican Republic
22.7
23.2
20.6
40) Ecuador
29.2
26.3
27.7
26.7
24.7
28.6
30.2
41) Egypt
8.69
7.9
7.09
8.6
9.3
12.8
12.5
42) El Salvador
28.7
29.2
30.2
29.8
29.1
28.1
29
43) Estonia
26.7
24.2
29
30.3
30.7
33.2
33
36
44) Ethiopia
32.9
33.7
33.7
37.2
67.6
45) Euro area
32.58
31.3
31
29.8
29.3
28.9
29.2
29.6
46) Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
30.9
30.03
30.02
29.2
47) Europe & Central Asia (developing only)
23.94
23.29
23.37
48) European Union
32.93
31.7
31.2
30.6
30.3
30.6
31.3
32
49) Fiji
21.1
50) Finland
41.5
40
41.2
42.7
43.9
43
42.7
43.2
51) France
28.1
27.1
26.7
26.1
25.7
25.7
26
25.7
52) French Polynesia
14.1
53) Gabon
9.3
54) Gambia
30.7
55) Germany
44.4
44.5
46
44.5
45.2
44.2
44
44.5
56) Ghana
40.4
49.5
57) Greece
18.1
16.2
12.8
10
9.1
10.8
10.8
11.3
58) Guam
29.3
31.7
59) Guatemala
25.5
30.7
37.2
30.6
30.1
28.2
31
60) Guinea
61.2
61.3
62.4
62.4
61) High income: OECD
40.16
39.05
38.88
38.67
62) High income: nonOECD
26.32
27.32
63) High income
37.21
38.4
37
36.9
37.2
37.8
38.6
39.3
64) Honduras
27.2
26.1
24.3
28.2
28.7
30.5
29.3
65) Hong Kong
47.3
32.9
34.2
48
36.7
37.4
66) Hungary
16.2
16.6
16.2
17
17
20.3
23.1
24.6
67) Iceland
66.4
65.3
66.5
68.4
75.1
73.5
76.5
78.1
68) India
17.2
12.8
69) Indonesia
30.7
30.1
32
31.2
30.3
30.6
31
70) Iran
8.4
7.19
4.8
5.5
6.09
71) Ireland
39.1
33.5
31.2
30.2
29.6
28.3
28.2
31.7
72) Isle of Man
48.6
50.2
73) Israel
43.9
43.7
42.5
42.4
43
43
43.2
43.5
74) Italy
16.9
16.2
15.5
15
13.6
12.8
12.3
13.6
75) Ivory Coast
30.3
76) Jamaica
17
15.6
15.8
17.2
20.7
77) Japan
41.2
40.5
39.7
39
40.5
41
40.9
42.9
78) Jordan
6
5.6
5
4.59
79) Kiribati
18.7
80) Kosovo
4.59
4.19
3.7
4.4
81) Kyrgyzstan
30.4
28.5
29
26.6
29.7
28.2
26.7
24
82) Laos
65.9
83) Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
36.06
34.89
33.71
84) Latin America & Caribbean (developing only)
37.81
36.33
36.35
85) Latvia
25.4
24.2
23.3
25.3
27
28.2
31.8
31.6
86) Lesotho
22
87) Liberia
29.8
88) Libya
3.4
89) Liechtenstein
43.7
47.4
46.4
45
44.7
45
90) Lithuania
20.1
17.3
17
20.1
21.5
24
25.7
27.7
91) Lower middle income
21
92) Luxembourg
24.2
20.2
18.5
20.1
19.3
18.7
28.7
25.3
93) Macau
51.4
50.7
50.5
47.5
50
48.4
47.2
44.5
94) Macedonia
10.6
11.1
10.8
12.6
13.3
11.3
14.1
11.8
95) Madagascar
89
70.6
96) Malawi
58
97) Malaysia
29.5
29
29.2
29.8
30.3
31.2
98) Maldives
30
37.5
99) Mali
40.2
49.2
44.7
38.2
100) Malta
42.2
42.4
41.7
40.7
44.4
46.7
45
43.9
101) Mauritius
26.1
26.2
25.2
25.2
23.8
102) Mexico
28.8
29.7
29.7
30.2
29.5
28.6
28.3
28.3
103) Moldova
16.2
16.6
17.1
15.6
15.5
14.6
15.8
15.6
104) Mongolia
25.7
23.2
24.5
30.3
23.3
22
21
17.1
105) Montenegro
16.3
10.6
10.1
12.8
12.1
15.3
17.7
19.3
106) Morocco
16.1
15.8
15.1
14
13.8
14.6
107) Mozambique
46
62
108) Myanmar
51.9
109) Namibia
18.2
16.8
17.7
17.5
16.3
110) Netherlands
68.4
63.5
62.5
62.5
61
58.7
61.7
62
111) New Caledonia
24.3
112) New Zealand
48.7
47.7
47.7
46.9
47.4
49.4
51
52
113) Nicaragua
28.2
114) Niger
59
115) Nigeria
18.7
116) North America
47.99
46.1
45.9
46.3
46.9
48
49
49.5
117) Norway
54.3
52.5
52.2
53.7
53.7
52
51.7
50
118) OECD members
37.07
36.4
36.2
36.1
36.2
36.6
37.2
37.8
119) Oman
10.6
120) Pakistan
18.7
18.7
18.3
19.2
18.7
121) Panama
26.9
26
25
27.3
29.5
27.8
26.3
26.5
122) Papua New Guinea
37.5
123) Paraguay
40.8
36.5
38.2
40.7
41.2
36.2
35.4
38.2
124) Peru
49.3
49.2
47.2
46.2
45.2
43
43.4
42.2
125) Philippines
28.2
29.2
29
28.3
29.1
28.3
27.3
126) Poland
23.2
22.1
20
19.8
19.5
21.3
21.2
23.7
127) Portugal
29.2
26
24.5
21.2
20.3
21.8
21.5
22.2
128) Puerto Rico
16.9
14.8
14.3
16.7
129) Qatar
27.6
43.2
29.1
31.7
97.9
130) Romania
20.6
19.8
19.7
19.6
18.6
18
19.2
17.1
131) Russia
31.1
30.2
31.1
29.7
30.2
29.5
28
132) Rwanda
63.5
133) Saint Lucia
29.6
23.7
29.5
134) Samoa
12.1
12.1
135) San Marino
20.2
16.7
136) Saudi Arabia
2.9
3.79
3.7
4
3.7
3.5
4.19
137) Senegal
25.2
20.8
138) Serbia
11.5
8.89
9.39
9.69
10.6
11.3
14.1
139) Seychelles
41.7
43
140) Sierra Leone
31.7
141) Singapore
32.7
31.3
32
29.8
31.2
35.2
33
142) Slovakia
18.7
17.3
15
16
16.2
16.5
18
18.2
143) Slovenia
31
30
26.8
23.7
23
24
27.1
26.1
144) South Africa
12.1
10.6
10.6
9.89
10.5
10.1
10.6
9.6
145) South Asia
18.9
12.9
146) South Korea
27.4
27.7
27.7
28.2
27.7
29.5
30.7
30.7
147) Spain
26.7
24.2
22
18.2
16.2
16
17.2
17.2
148) Sri Lanka
18.8
17.7
17.2
18.1
16.7
18.3
16.5
149) Suriname
17.1
14.8
14.5
15.3
16.3
17
150) Sweden
38.9
39
40.9
41.4
42.7
43.9
45.4
45.9
151) Switzerland
62.4
61.5
62.5
60.9
61.2
61.7
62.5
63.2
152) Syria
5.2
5
153) Tanzania
61
55.4
67.1
154) Thailand
38.2
37.9
37
36.6
34.3
155) Timor Leste
8
9.5
156) Togo
62.7
157) Trinidad and Tobago
35.5
33.5
35.9
34.2
33.5
158) Tunisia
13.6
11.1
13.3
159) Turkey
19.3
20.2
21.2
20.7
21.5
22
23
23.2
160) Uganda
48
161) Ukraine
31
29.3
29.8
29.3
25.2
24.7
162) United Kingdom
47.9
46
45.2
46
46.2
47.7
49.5
51
163) United States
47
45
44.9
45.4
46
47
48.2
48.7
164) Uruguay
33.2
36
34.7
34.2
34.5
32.2
30.6
165) Venezuela
25.3
23.2
23.7
22.1
166) Vietnam
49.2
50.9
51.4
51.2
49.4
167) West Bank and Gaza
4.5
3.59
3.09
3.9
4.59
168) Yemen
2.59
3.2
169) Zambia
46.7
170) Zimbabwe
61
65.3
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