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
Middle East & North Africa22.93.54.916.012.615.6
Sub-Saharan Africa32.112.815.728.619.130.6
South Asia18.49.611.018.319.818.4
Latin America & Caribbean40.524.921.736.923.945.0
High income: OECD36.411.316.936.126.843.7
Europe & Central Asia30.012.318.638.135.143.5
High income nonOECD39.616.422.141.336.647.7
East Asia & Pacific47.428.632.737.538.534.7
Pakistan (2013)11.88.06.07.30.81.5
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
Argentina (2010)38.0n.a.9.220.311.138.6
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
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
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
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
Ecuador (2010)24.1n.a.17.035.619.255.2
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
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
Peru (2010)28.7n.a.14.135.122.137.9
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
Uruguay (2010)23.1n.a.19.436.826.052.2
Honduras (2010)43.3n.a.31.740.426.534.4
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.
Chad (2009)40.10.76.811.4n.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.
Liberia (2009)53.012.929.922.9n.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.
Sierra Leone (2009)7.91.77.117.4n.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.