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
South Asia18.49.611.018.319.818.4
Sub-Saharan Africa32.112.815.728.619.130.6
East Asia & Pacific47.428.632.737.538.534.7
Europe & Central Asia30.012.318.638.135.143.5
High income: OECD36.411.316.936.126.843.7
Latin America & Caribbean40.524.921.736.923.945.0
High income nonOECD39.616.422.141.336.647.7
Iraq (2011)6.8n.a.2.38.63.31.2
Pakistan (2013)11.88.06.07.30.81.5
Yemen, Rep. (2013)6.60.61.62.63.34.3
West Bank and Gaza (2013)12.62.51.25.64.95.8
Egypt, Arab Rep. (2016)17.82.44.913.49.59.5
Djibouti (2013)22.37.214.226.610.310.2
Bangladesh (2013)12.71.74.815.821.110.7
Sudan (2014)8.22.33.413.68.811.6
Nepal (2013)21.811.717.218.217.111.7
Niger (2017)14.58.910.613.16.712.7
Guinea-Bissau (2006)19.9n.a.n.a.5.13.913.5
Jordan (2013)15.73.82.47.68.113.6
Mauritania (2014)15.02.24.512.93.814.2
Mali (2016)15.39.111.619.18.314.4
India (2014)10.72.88.914.711.017.1
Guinea (2016)9.05.35.814.86.317.3
Sri Lanka (2011)26.1n.a.8.824.030.817.4
Cambodia (2016)46.243.757.346.560.718.8
Nigeria (2014)16.213.213.924.324.219.3
Congo, Dem. Rep. (2013)15.18.010.818.511.719.8
Indonesia (2015)22.118.222.138.830.920.5
Kosovo (2013)11.15.67.219.010.621.2
South Sudan (2014)21.97.19.523.312.921.4
Zambia (2013)49.819.023.838.116.923.3
Burkina Faso (2009)19.28.111.321.612.123.4
Bhutan (2015)43.332.826.325.823.823.5
Georgia (2013)33.919.232.044.444.023.5
Senegal (2014)22.911.814.120.79.325.3
Côte d'Ivoire (2016)24.413.014.322.717.126.0
Togo (2016)25.310.711.420.615.326.0
Cameroon (2016)39.731.022.931.816.127.2
Malawi (2014)28.111.414.227.610.127.2
Lebanon (2013)43.55.34.423.315.728.0
Kenya (2013)48.78.613.429.120.529.5
Mozambique (2007)24.4n.a.n.a.13.510.530.7
Mauritius (2009)16.94.9n.a.30.026.530.8
Swaziland (2016)36.016.927.440.538.131.1
Uzbekistan (2013)29.27.913.427.024.731.1
Philippines (2015)69.231.529.938.537.131.8
Gambia, The (2006)21.3n.a.n.a.16.215.231.9
Mexico (2010)25.7n.a.14.637.820.932.4
Benin (2016)36.721.325.930.410.432.5
Ghana (2013)31.614.714.924.718.032.8
Morocco (2013)31.33.54.325.729.733.5
Zimbabwe (2016)42.513.916.332.119.333.6
Ethiopia (2015)36.216.54.527.827.633.9
Tunisia (2013)49.52.78.530.528.734.1
Honduras (2010)43.3n.a.31.740.426.534.4
Madagascar (2013)41.620.728.231.935.035.0
Israel (2013)27.33.110.132.021.035.7
Malaysia (2015)25.410.426.333.928.135.7
Moldova (2013)47.328.525.742.040.835.8
Azerbaijan (2013)4.52.02.431.333.036.4
Timor-Leste (2015)64.461.827.031.133.536.8
Sweden (2014)52.59.312.534.514.137.4
El Salvador (2016)38.424.228.034.728.437.8
Peru (2010)28.7n.a.14.135.122.137.9
Slovenia (2013)34.513.318.833.613.438.0
Tanzania (2013)24.79.914.044.019.138.2
Argentina (2010)38.0n.a.9.220.311.138.6
Turkey (2013)25.40.35.421.919.038.6
Montenegro (2013)23.910.519.339.928.838.9
Paraguay (2017)66.218.519.628.518.239.0
Estonia (2013)35.813.625.335.133.539.3
Uganda (2013)26.610.215.440.120.940.1
China (2012)64.2n.a.17.537.838.040.6
Croatia (2013)32.116.418.733.240.940.7
Poland (2013)40.416.920.638.725.240.8
Costa Rica (2010)43.5n.a.15.429.619.041.9
Guatemala (2010)44.2n.a.15.732.319.241.9
South Africa (2007)22.6n.a.n.a.29.126.641.9
Vietnam (2015)51.119.322.434.132.542.5
Myanmar (2016)35.133.541.131.231.042.7
Mongolia (2013)37.823.135.642.355.043.1
Chile (2010)29.6n.a.4.528.114.843.6
Czech Republic (2013)30.87.211.634.825.543.8
Romania (2013)47.012.520.141.939.643.8
Trinidad and Tobago (2010)45.1n.a.20.841.631.343.9
Slovak Republic (2013)29.75.114.033.332.144.1
Panama (2010)24.7n.a.23.541.934.444.2
Brazil (2009)50.2n.a.19.430.135.444.3
Tajikistan (2013)32.78.09.634.146.645.3
Bolivia (2017)68.641.626.330.624.845.5
Serbia (2013)29.813.714.335.725.945.6
Burundi (2014)44.09.316.324.68.945.7
Nicaragua (2016)35.826.827.037.521.245.7
Macedonia, FYR (2013)30.016.125.738.839.145.9
Ukraine (2013)31.512.918.841.441.546.7
Afghanistan (2014)2.20.54.722.134.347.2
Bosnia and Herzegovina (2013)27.29.324.133.424.447.3
Latvia (2013)36.322.831.544.434.947.5
Kazakhstan (2013)28.316.418.935.530.647.8
Belarus (2013)43.618.632.750.932.948.8
Bulgaria (2013)39.012.423.941.343.349.1
Armenia (2013)25.314.519.146.434.949.6
Colombia (2010)35.3n.a.12.138.633.649.6
Lesotho (2016)39.125.436.248.245.650.1
Russian Federation (2012)28.5n.a.20.143.432.151.2
Uruguay (2010)23.1n.a.19.436.826.052.2
Kyrgyz Republic (2013)49.416.428.846.040.552.7
Botswana (2010)55.38.916.541.229.953.9
Lithuania (2013)35.816.521.038.448.253.9
Ecuador (2010)24.1n.a.17.035.619.255.2
Namibia (2014)41.025.627.433.825.756.0
Venezuela, R.B. (2010)30.7n.a.31.138.532.457.3
Dominican Republic (2016)32.213.421.233.631.857.9
Angola (2010)56.69.313.551.049.558.5
Jamaica (2010)38.2n.a.24.144.520.061.5
Hungary (2013)47.110.420.446.453.567.2
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.