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Afghanistan 0.20
Albania 0.69
Algeria 0.21
Andorra - 1
Angola 0.82
Antigua and Barbuda - 1
Argentina 0.63
Armenia 0.75
Australia 0.82
Austria 0.81
Azerbaijan 0.90
Bahamas 0.87
Bahrain 0.45
Bangladesh 0.68
Barbados 0.86
Belarus 0.79
Belgium 0.80
Belize 0.60
Benin 0.86
Bhutan 0.86
Bolivia 0.79
Bosnia-Herzegovina 0.60
Botswana 0.88
Brazil 0.74
Brunei 0.70
Bulgaria 0.81
Burkina Faso 0.86
Burundi 1.02
Cambodia 0.91
Cameroon 0.83
Canada 0.87
Cape Verde 0.62
Central African Republic 0.85
Chad 0.81
Channel Islands - 1
Chile 0.66
China 0.82
Colombia 0.70
Comoros 0.44
Congo 0.94
Congo, Dem. Rep. of 0.97
Costa Rica 0.59
Cote d'Ivoire 0.64
Croatia 0.77
Cuba 0.62
Curacao - 1
Cyprus 0.79
Czech Republic 0.75
Denmark 0.88
Djibouti 0.54
Dominica - 1
Dominican Republic 0.65
Ecuador 0.66
Egypt 0.32
El Salvador 0.61
Equatorial Guinea 0.88
Eritrea 0.89
Estonia 0.82
Ethiopia 0.88
Federated States of Micronesia - 1
Fiji 0.52
Finland 0.87
France 0.82
French Guiana - 1
French Polynesia 0.73
Gabon 0.86
Gambia 0.87
Georgia 0.75
Germany 0.81
Ghana 0.94
Greece 0.71
Grenada - 1
Guadeloupe - 1
Guam 0.80
Guatemala 0.56
Guinea 0.84
Guinea-Bissau 0.87
Guyana 0.53
Haiti 0.86
Honduras 0.52
Hong Kong, SAR 0.76
Hungary 0.75
Iceland 0.91
India 0.34
Indonesia 0.61
Iran 0.23
Iraq 0.21
Ireland 0.78
Israel 0.84
Italy 0.67
Jamaica 0.79
Japan 0.69
Jordan 0.23
Kazakhstan 0.87
Kenya 0.86
Kiribati - 1
Korea, North 0.86
Korea, South 0.69
Kosovo - 1
Kuwait 0.52
Kyrgyzstan 0.70
Laos 0.96
Latvia 0.81
Lebanon 0.33
Lesotho 0.80
Liberia 0.90
Libya 0.39
Liechtenstein - 1
Lithuania 0.83
Luxembourg 0.78
Macao, SAR 0.85
Macedonia 0.64
Madagascar 0.96
Malawi 1.04
Malaysia 0.59
Maldives 0.73
Mali 0.62
Malta 0.57
Marshall Islands - 1
Martinique - 1
Mauritania 0.36
Mauritius 0.59
Mayotte - 1
Mexico 0.56
Moldova 0.85
Monaco - 1
Mongolia 0.82
Montenegro 0.75
Morocco 0.35
Mozambique 1.03
Myanmar 0.91
Namibia 0.86
Nauru - 1
Nepal 0.92
Netherlands 0.83
Netherlands Antilles -
New Caledonia 0.68
New Zealand 0.84
Nicaragua 0.59
Niger 0.45
Nigeria 0.76
Norway 0.89
Oman 0.35
Pakistan 0.30
Palau - 1
Palestinian Territory - 1
Panama 0.60
Papua New Guinea 0.95
Paraguay 0.66
Peru 0.81
Philippines 0.64
Poland 0.75
Portugal 0.83
Puerto Rico 0.66
Qatar 0.53
Reunion - 1
Romania 0.75
Russia 0.80
Rwanda 1.01
Samoa 0.40
San Marino - 1
Sao Tome and Principe 0.58
Saudi Arabia 0.26
Senegal 0.75
Serbia 0.73
Seychelles - 1
Sierra Leone 0.95
Singapore 0.76
Slovakia 0.74
Slovenia 0.83
Solomon Islands 0.68
Somalia 0.49
South Africa 0.74
South Sudan - 1
Spain 0.80
Sri Lanka 0.46
St. Kitts-Nevis - 1
St. Lucia 0.82
St. Vincent & the Grenadines 0.71
Sudan 0.41
Suriname 0.59
Swaziland 0.61
Sweden 0.89
Switzerland 0.83
Syria 0.19
Taiwan - 1
Tajikistan 0.76
Tanzania 0.98
Thailand 0.80
Timor-Leste 0.48
Togo 0.99
Tonga 0.72
Trinidad and Tobago 0.70
Tunisia 0.35
Turkey 0.42
Turkmenistan 0.61
Tuvalu - 1
Uganda 0.96
Ukraine 0.80
United Arab Emirates 0.51
United Kingdom 0.81
United States 0.82
Uruguay 0.72
Uzbekistan 0.64
Vanuatu 0.77
Venezuela 0.65
Vietnam 0.89
Western Sahara - 1
Yemen 0.35
Zambia 0.85
Zimbabwe 0.93

Source: PRB 2015 World Population Data Sheet.

Definition: The ratio of the female labor force participation rate over the male rate. The labor force participation rate is defined as the proportion of the population ages 15 years old and older who are economically active, including those employed and unemployed.

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  • 1: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

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