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