Percent of firms with female participation in ownershipPercent of firms with female participation in ownership.
Percent of firms with majority female ownershipPercent of firms with greater than 50% female ownership.
Percent of firms with a female top managerPercent of firms with a female top manager.
Proportion of permanent full-time workers that are female (%)Percentage of permanent full-time workers that are female.
Proportion of permanent full-time production workers that are female (%)*Percentage of permanent full-time production workers that are female.
Proportion of permanent full-time non-production workers that are female (%)*Percentage of permanent full-time non-production workers that are female.
All Countries 234.414.318.632.725.635.5
Sub-Saharan Africa32.112.815.728.619.130.6
South Asia18.49.611.018.319.818.4
Middle East & North Africa22.93.54.916.012.615.6
Latin America & Caribbean40.524.921.736.923.945.0
High income: OECD36.411.316.936.126.843.7
High income nonOECD39.616.422.141.336.647.7
Europe & Central Asia30.012.318.638.135.143.5
East Asia & Pacific47.428.632.737.538.534.7
Zimbabwe (2016)42.513.916.332.119.333.6
Zambia (2013)49.819.023.838.116.923.3
Yemen, Rep. (2013)6.60.61.62.63.34.3
West Bank and Gaza (2013)12.62.51.25.64.95.8
Vietnam (2015)51.119.322.434.132.542.5
Venezuela, R.B. (2010)30.7n.a.31.138.532.457.3
Vanuatu (2009)51.4n.a.n.a.37.7n.a.n.a.
Uzbekistan (2013)29.27.913.427.024.731.1
Uruguay (2010)23.1n.a.19.436.826.052.2
Ukraine (2013)31.512.918.841.441.546.7
Uganda (2013)26.610.215.440.120.940.1
Turkey (2013)25.40.35.421.919.038.6
Tunisia (2013)49.52.78.530.528.734.1
Trinidad and Tobago (2010)45.1n.a.20.841.631.343.9
Tonga (2009)65.3n.a.n.a.56.3n.a.n.a.
Togo (2016)25.310.711.420.615.326.0
Timor-Leste (2015)64.461.827.031.133.536.8
Thailand (2016)64.433.464.837.4n.a.n.a.
Tanzania (2013)24.79.914.044.019.138.2
Tajikistan (2013)32.78.09.634.146.645.3
Sweden (2014)52.59.312.534.514.137.4
Swaziland (2016)36.016.927.440.538.131.1
Suriname (2010)18.3n.a.15.034.1n.a.n.a.
Sudan (2014)8.22.33.413.68.811.6
St. Vincent and the Grenadines (2010)76.0n.a.38.649.3n.a.n.a.
St. Lucia (2010)32.1n.a.23.741.5n.a.n.a.
St. Kitts and Nevis (2010)57.8n.a.21.143.3n.a.n.a.
Sri Lanka (2011)26.1n.a.8.824.030.817.4
South Sudan (2014)21.97.19.523.312.921.4
South Africa (2007)22.6n.a.n.a.29.126.641.9
Solomon Islands (2015)47.412.822.634.0n.a.n.a.
Slovenia (2013)34.513.318.833.613.438.0
Slovak Republic (2013)29.75.114.033.332.144.1
Sierra Leone (2009)7.91.77.117.4n.a.n.a.
Serbia (2013)29.813.714.335.725.945.6
Senegal (2014)22.911.814.120.79.325.3
Samoa (2009)79.8n.a.n.a.34.4n.a.n.a.
Rwanda (2011)42.712.919.732.4n.a.n.a.
Russian Federation (2012)28.5n.a.20.143.432.151.2
Romania (2013)47.012.520.141.939.643.8
Poland (2013)40.416.920.638.725.240.8
Philippines (2015)69.231.529.938.537.131.8
Peru (2010)28.7n.a.14.135.122.137.9
Paraguay (2017)66.218.519.628.518.239.0
Papua New Guinea (2015)46.512.413.837.2n.a.n.a.
Panama (2010)24.7n.a.23.541.934.444.2
Pakistan (2013)11.88.06.07.30.81.5
Nigeria (2014)16.213.213.924.324.219.3
Niger (2017)14.58.910.613.16.712.7
Nicaragua (2016)35.826.827.037.521.245.7
Nepal (2013)21.811.717.218.217.111.7
Namibia (2014)41.025.627.433.825.756.0
Myanmar (2016)35.133.541.131.231.042.7
Mozambique (2007)24.4n.a.n.a.13.510.530.7
Morocco (2013)31.33.54.325.729.733.5
Montenegro (2013)23.910.519.339.928.838.9
Mongolia (2013)37.823.135.642.355.043.1
Moldova (2013)47.328.525.742.040.835.8
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. (2009)86.8n.a.n.a.37.3n.a.n.a.
Mexico (2010)25.7n.a.14.637.820.932.4
Mauritius (2009)16.94.9n.a.30.026.530.8
Mauritania (2014)15.02.24.512.93.814.2
Mali (2016)15.39.111.619.18.314.4
Malaysia (2015)25.410.426.333.928.135.7
Malawi (2014)28.111.414.227.610.127.2
Madagascar (2013)41.620.728.231.935.035.0
Macedonia, FYR (2013)30.016.125.738.839.145.9
Lithuania (2013)35.816.521.038.448.253.9
Liberia (2009)53.012.929.922.9n.a.n.a.
Lesotho (2016)39.125.436.248.245.650.1
Lebanon (2013)43.55.34.423.315.728.0
Latvia (2013)36.322.831.544.434.947.5
Lao PDR (2016)43.143.045.344.7n.a.n.a.
Kyrgyz Republic (2013)49.416.428.846.040.552.7
Kosovo (2013)11.15.67.219.010.621.2
Kenya (2013)48.78.613.429.120.529.5
Kazakhstan (2013)28.316.418.935.530.647.8
Jordan (2013)15.73.82.47.68.113.6
Jamaica (2010)38.2n.a.24.144.520.061.5
Israel (2013)27.33.110.132.021.035.7
Iraq (2011)6.8n.a.2.38.63.31.2
Indonesia (2015)22.118.222.138.830.920.5
India (2014)10.72.88.914.711.017.1
Hungary (2013)47.110.420.446.453.567.2
Honduras (2010)43.3n.a.31.740.426.534.4
Guyana, CR (2010)58.3n.a.17.739.1n.a.n.a.
Guinea-Bissau (2006)19.9n.a.n.a.5.13.913.5
Guinea (2016)9.05.35.814.86.317.3
Guatemala (2010)44.2n.a.15.732.319.241.9
Grenada (2010)57.3n.a.24.045.9n.a.n.a.
Ghana (2013)31.614.714.924.718.032.8
Georgia (2013)33.919.232.044.444.023.5
Gambia, The (2006)21.3n.a.n.a.16.215.231.9
Gabon (2009)33.19.411.524.3n.a.n.a.
Fiji (2009)49.1n.a.n.a.37.3n.a.n.a.
Ethiopia (2015)36.216.54.527.827.633.9
Estonia (2013)35.813.625.335.133.539.3
Eritrea (2009)4.23.17.640.4n.a.n.a.
El Salvador (2016)38.424.228.034.728.437.8
Egypt, Arab Rep. (2016)17.82.44.913.49.59.5
Ecuador (2010)24.1n.a.17.035.619.255.2
Dominican Republic (2016)32.213.421.233.631.857.9
Dominica (2010)41.0n.a.23.632.1n.a.n.a.
Djibouti (2013)22.37.214.226.610.310.2
Czech Republic (2013)30.87.211.634.825.543.8
Croatia (2013)32.116.418.733.240.940.7
Côte d'Ivoire (2016)24.413.014.322.717.126.0
Costa Rica (2010)43.5n.a.15.429.619.041.9
Congo, Rep. (2009)31.84.017.224.8n.a.n.a.
Congo, Dem. Rep. (2013)15.18.010.818.511.719.8
Colombia (2010)35.3n.a.12.138.633.649.6
China (2012)64.2n.a.17.537.838.040.6
Chile (2010)29.6n.a.4.528.114.843.6
Chad (2009)40.10.76.811.4n.a.n.a.
Central African Republic (2011)53.36.412.125.9n.a.n.a.
Cameroon (2016)39.731.022.931.816.127.2
Cambodia (2016)46.243.757.346.560.718.8
Cabo Verde (2009)33.114.816.749.7n.a.n.a.
Burundi (2014)44.09.316.324.68.945.7
Burkina Faso (2009)19.28.111.321.612.123.4
Bulgaria (2013)39.012.423.941.343.349.1
Brazil (2009)50.2n.a.19.430.135.444.3
Botswana (2010)55.38.916.541.229.953.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina (2013)27.29.324.133.424.447.3
Bolivia (2017)68.641.626.330.624.845.5
Bhutan (2015)43.332.826.325.823.823.5
Benin (2016)36.721.325.930.410.432.5
Belize (2010)30.4n.a.25.547.2n.a.n.a.
Belarus (2013)43.618.632.750.932.948.8
Barbados (2010)43.5n.a.25.448.2n.a.n.a.
Bangladesh (2013)12.71.74.815.821.110.7
Bahamas, The (2010)58.3n.a.33.244.3n.a.n.a.
Azerbaijan (2013)4.52.02.431.333.036.4
Armenia (2013)25.314.519.146.434.949.6
Argentina (2010)38.0n.a.9.220.311.138.6
Antigua and Barbuda (2010)21.3n.a.17.544.6n.a.n.a.
Angola (2010)56.69.313.551.049.558.5
Albania (2013)12.57.911.748.569.070.7
Afghanistan (2014)2.20.54.722.134.347.2