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

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