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 235.114.418.632.325.235.0
Middle East & North Africa23.33.45.417.613.517.6
South Asia18.49.611.018.319.818.4
Sub-Saharan Africa31.212.915.827.818.829.7
Europe & Central Asia32.512.618.937.834.144.1
Latin America & Caribbean44.320.821.337.623.244.9
East Asia & Pacific47.428.632.737.538.534.7
West Bank and Gaza (2013)12.62.51.25.64.95.8
Yemen, Rep. (2013)6.60.61.62.63.34.3
Iraq (2011)6.8n.a.2.38.63.31.2
Azerbaijan (2013)4.52.02.431.333.036.4
Jordan (2013)15.73.82.47.68.113.6
Sudan (2014)8.22.33.413.68.811.6
Morocco (2013)31.33.54.325.729.733.5
Lebanon (2013)43.55.34.423.315.728.0
Chile (2010)29.6n.a.4.528.114.843.6
Ethiopia (2015)36.216.54.527.827.633.9
Mauritania (2014)15.02.24.512.93.814.2
Afghanistan (2014)2.20.54.722.134.347.2
Bangladesh (2013)12.71.74.815.821.110.7
Egypt, Arab Rep. (2016)17.82.44.913.49.59.5
Turkey (2013)25.40.35.421.919.038.6
Guinea (2016)9.05.35.814.86.317.3
Pakistan (2013)11.88.06.07.30.81.5
Kosovo (2013)11.15.67.219.010.621.2
Eritrea (2009)4.23.17.640.4n.a.n.a.
Argentina (2017)57.87.98.026.913.140.1
Tunisia (2013)49.52.78.530.528.734.1
Sri Lanka (2011)26.1n.a.8.824.030.817.4
India (2014)10.72.88.914.711.017.1
South Sudan (2014)21.97.19.523.312.921.4
Tajikistan (2013)32.78.09.634.146.645.3
Israel (2013)27.33.110.132.021.035.7
Niger (2017)14.58.910.613.16.712.7
Uruguay (2017)37.011.610.632.822.641.7
Congo, Dem. Rep. (2013)15.18.010.818.511.719.8
Burkina Faso (2009)19.28.111.321.612.123.4
Togo (2016)25.310.711.420.615.326.0
Gabon (2009)33.19.411.524.3n.a.n.a.
Czech Republic (2013)30.87.211.634.825.543.8
Mali (2016)15.39.111.619.18.314.4
Albania (2013)12.57.911.748.569.070.7
Chad (2018)13.19.012.014.81.99.6
Central African Republic (2011)53.36.412.125.9n.a.n.a.
Colombia (2010)35.3n.a.12.138.633.649.6
Sweden (2014)52.59.312.534.514.137.4
Kenya (2013)48.78.613.429.120.529.5
Uzbekistan (2013)29.27.913.427.024.731.1
Angola (2010)56.69.313.551.049.558.5
Papua New Guinea (2015)46.512.413.837.2n.a.n.a.
Nigeria (2014)16.213.213.924.324.219.3
Slovak Republic (2013)29.75.114.033.332.144.1
Tanzania (2013)24.79.914.044.019.138.2
Senegal (2014)22.911.814.120.79.325.3
Djibouti (2013)22.37.214.226.610.310.2
Malawi (2014)28.111.414.227.610.127.2
Côte d'Ivoire (2016)24.413.014.322.717.126.0
Serbia (2013)29.813.714.335.725.945.6
Mexico (2010)25.7n.a.14.637.820.932.4
Ghana (2013)31.614.714.924.718.032.8
Suriname (2010)18.3n.a.15.034.1n.a.n.a.
Costa Rica (2010)43.5n.a.15.429.619.041.9
Uganda (2013)26.610.215.440.120.940.1
Guatemala (2010)44.2n.a.15.732.319.241.9
Sierra Leone (2017)18.816.915.923.323.633.4
Burundi (2014)44.09.316.324.68.945.7
Zimbabwe (2016)42.513.916.332.119.333.6
Botswana (2010)55.38.916.541.229.953.9
Cabo Verde (2009)33.114.816.749.7n.a.n.a.
Congo, Rep. (2009)31.84.017.224.8n.a.n.a.
Nepal (2013)21.811.717.218.217.111.7
Antigua and Barbuda (2010)21.3n.a.17.544.6n.a.n.a.
China (2012)64.2n.a.17.537.838.040.6
Guyana, CR (2010)58.3n.a.17.739.1n.a.n.a.
Croatia (2013)32.116.418.733.240.940.7
Slovenia (2013)34.513.318.833.613.438.0
Ukraine (2013)31.512.918.841.441.546.7
Kazakhstan (2013)28.316.418.935.530.647.8
Armenia (2013)25.314.519.146.434.949.6
Montenegro (2013)23.910.519.339.928.838.9
Brazil (2009)50.2n.a.19.430.135.444.3
Paraguay (2017)66.218.519.628.518.239.0
Rwanda (2011)42.712.919.732.4n.a.n.a.
Peru (2017)56.619.419.932.118.744.0
Romania (2013)47.012.520.141.939.643.8
Russian Federation (2012)28.5n.a.20.143.432.151.2
Hungary (2013)47.110.420.446.453.567.2
Liberia (2017)37.415.620.421.021.320.9
Poland (2013)40.416.920.638.725.240.8
Trinidad and Tobago (2010)45.1n.a.20.841.631.343.9
Lithuania (2013)35.816.521.038.448.253.9
St. Kitts and Nevis (2010)57.8n.a.21.143.3n.a.n.a.
Dominican Republic (2016)32.213.421.233.631.857.9
Indonesia (2015)22.118.222.138.830.920.5
Vietnam (2015)51.119.322.434.132.542.5
Solomon Islands (2015)47.412.822.634.0n.a.n.a.
Cameroon (2016)39.731.022.931.816.127.2
Ecuador (2017)70.417.722.934.220.850.4
Panama (2010)24.7n.a.23.541.934.444.2
Dominica (2010)41.0n.a.23.632.1n.a.n.a.
St. Lucia (2010)32.1n.a.23.741.5n.a.n.a.
Zambia (2013)49.819.023.838.116.923.3
Bulgaria (2013)39.012.423.941.343.349.1
Grenada (2010)57.3n.a.24.045.9n.a.n.a.
Bosnia and Herzegovina (2013)27.29.324.133.424.447.3
Jamaica (2010)38.2n.a.24.144.520.061.5
Estonia (2013)35.813.625.335.133.539.3
Barbados (2010)43.5n.a.25.448.2n.a.n.a.
Belize (2010)30.4n.a.25.547.2n.a.n.a.
Macedonia, FYR (2013)30.016.125.738.839.145.9
Moldova (2013)47.328.525.742.040.835.8
Benin (2016)36.721.325.930.410.432.5
Bhutan (2015)43.332.826.325.823.823.5
Bolivia (2017)68.641.626.330.624.845.5
Malaysia (2015)25.410.426.333.928.135.7
Nicaragua (2016)35.826.827.037.521.245.7
Timor-Leste (2015)64.461.827.031.133.536.8
Namibia (2014)41.025.627.433.825.756.0
Swaziland (2016)36.016.927.440.538.131.1
El Salvador (2016)38.424.228.034.728.437.8
Honduras (2016)54.726.528.033.316.434.0
Madagascar (2013)41.620.728.231.935.035.0
Kyrgyz Republic (2013)49.416.428.846.040.552.7
Philippines (2015)69.231.529.938.537.131.8
Venezuela, R.B. (2010)30.7n.a.31.138.532.457.3
Latvia (2013)36.322.831.544.434.947.5
Georgia (2013)33.919.232.044.444.023.5
Belarus (2013)43.618.632.750.932.948.8
Bahamas, The (2010)58.3n.a.33.244.3n.a.n.a.
Mongolia (2013)37.823.135.642.355.043.1
Lesotho (2016)39.125.436.248.245.650.1
St. Vincent and the Grenadines (2010)76.0n.a.38.649.3n.a.n.a.
Myanmar (2016)35.133.541.131.231.042.7
Lao PDR (2016)43.143.045.344.7n.a.n.a.
Cambodia (2016)46.243.757.346.560.718.8
Thailand (2016)64.433.464.837.4n.a.n.a.
Fiji (2009)49.1n.a.n.a.37.3n.a.n.a.
Gambia, The (2006)21.3n.a.n.a.16.215.231.9
Guinea-Bissau (2006)19.9n.a.n.a.5.13.913.5
Mauritius (2009)16.94.9n.a.30.026.530.8
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. (2009)86.8n.a.n.a.37.3n.a.n.a.
Mozambique (2007)24.4n.a.n.a.13.510.530.7
Samoa (2009)79.8n.a.n.a.34.4n.a.n.a.
South Africa (2007)22.6n.a.n.a.29.126.641.9
Tonga (2009)65.3n.a.n.a.56.3n.a.n.a.
Vanuatu (2009)51.4n.a.n.a.37.7n.a.n.a.