Firms with female participation in ownership

percent of firms, 2004–2016

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Country2004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Afghanistan2.802.702.602.502.402.302.20
Albania12.8011.8010.8011.0811.3711.6511.9312.2212.50
Algeria15.00
Angola23.4031.7040.0048.3056.60
Antigua and Barbuda21.30
Argentina30.3032.2334.1536.0838.00
Armenia11.5016.5821.6526.7331.8030.1828.5526.9325.30
Azerbaijan14.6013.6512.7011.7510.809.237.656.084.50
Bahamas58.30
Bangladesh16.1015.5314.9714.4013.8313.2712.70
Barbados43.50
Belarus18.6030.0341.4752.9051.0449.1847.3245.4643.60
Belize30.40
Benin45.4044.1642.9141.6740.4339.1937.9436.70
Bhutan31.3033.3035.3037.3039.3041.3043.30
Bolivia41.1041.1541.2041.2541.30
Bosnia and Herzegovina21.6024.4027.2030.0032.8031.4030.0028.6027.20
Botswana40.9044.5048.1051.7055.30
Brazil50.20
Bulgaria28.8034.0039.2036.5533.9035.1836.4537.7339.00
Burkina Faso23.3021.9320.5719.20
Burundi34.8035.9537.1038.2539.4040.5541.7042.8544.00
Cape Verde42.7039.5036.3033.10
Cambodia46.20
Cameroon35.3028.7722.2315.7019.1322.5625.9929.4132.8436.2739.70
Central African Republic53.30
Chad40.10
Chile27.8028.2528.7029.1529.60
China64.20
Colombia43.0041.0839.1537.2335.30
Congo (Kinshasa)21.2025.6330.0534.4838.9030.9723.0315.10
Congo (Brazzaville)31.80
Costa Rica65.3060.9456.5852.2247.8643.50
Ivory Coast61.9056.5451.1945.8340.4735.1129.7624.40
Croatia19.2026.3533.5033.2733.0332.8032.5732.3332.10
Czech Republic17.8019.6021.4023.2025.0026.4527.9029.3530.80
Djibouti22.30
Dominica41.00
Dominican Republic30.00
Ecuador32.7030.5528.4026.2524.10
Egypt20.9034.0030.4226.8423.2619.6816.10
El Salvador39.6039.7539.9040.0540.2039.9039.6039.3039.0038.7038.40
Eritrea4.20
Estonia28.3030.3032.3034.3036.3036.1836.0535.9335.80
Ethiopia30.9031.7832.6633.5434.4235.3035.5335.7535.9836.20
Fiji49.10
Gabon33.10
Gambia21.30
Georgia35.2037.0738.9340.8039.4238.0436.6635.2833.90
Germany20.30
Ghana44.0041.9339.8737.8035.7333.6731.60
Greece24.40
Grenada57.30
Guatemala28.4032.3536.3040.2544.20
Guinea25.4023.7622.1220.4818.8417.2015.5613.9212.2810.649.00
Guinea Bissau19.90
Guyana58.30
Honduras39.9040.7541.6042.4543.30
Hungary36.5037.9839.4540.9342.4043.5844.7545.9347.10
India9.109.309.509.709.9010.1010.3010.5010.70
Indonesia42.8039.3535.9032.4529.0025.5522.10
Iraq6.80
Ireland41.60
Israel27.30
Jamaica38.20
Jordan13.1013.4713.8414.2114.5914.9615.3315.70
Kazakhstan29.4030.6531.9033.1534.4032.8831.3529.8328.30
Kenya37.1039.0340.9742.9044.8346.7748.70
South Korea19.10
Kosovo10.9010.9511.0011.0511.10
Kyrgyzstan26.3034.8343.3551.8860.4057.6554.9052.1549.40
Laos39.3040.1741.0341.9042.2042.5042.8043.10
Latvia36.3038.8041.3043.8046.3043.8041.3038.8036.30
Lebanon33.5036.0038.5041.0043.50
Lesotho18.4021.3624.3127.2730.2333.1936.1439.10
Liberia53.00
Lithuania33.3026.1029.2532.4035.5538.7037.9837.2536.5335.80
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)18.6023.0527.5031.9536.4034.8033.2031.6030.00
Madagascar50.0047.9045.8043.7041.60
Malawi23.9024.7425.5826.4227.2628.10
Malaysia13.1014.6416.1817.7119.2520.7922.3323.8625.40
Mali18.3031.6344.9758.3051.1343.9736.8029.6322.4715.30
Mauritania17.3017.0116.7316.4416.1515.8615.5815.2915.00
Mauritius16.90
Mexico24.8025.0325.2525.4825.70
Micronesia86.80
Moldova24.5031.6538.8045.9553.1051.6550.2048.7547.30
Mongolia52.0048.4544.9041.3537.80
Montenegro26.0025.4824.9524.4323.90
Morocco13.1016.1319.1722.2025.2328.2731.30
Mozambique24.40
Burma (Myanmar)27.30
Namibia33.4034.3535.3036.2537.2038.1539.1040.0541.00
Nepal27.3025.9324.5523.1821.80
Nicaragua41.4046.5351.6556.7861.90
Niger10.0012.5315.0717.60
Nigeria20.0019.4618.9118.3717.8317.2916.7416.20
Pakistan6.707.558.409.2510.1010.9511.80
Panama37.1034.0030.9027.8024.70
Papua New Guinea46.50
Paraguay44.8046.5048.2049.9051.60
Peru32.8031.7830.7529.7328.70
Philippines69.4069.3769.3369.3069.2769.2369.20
Poland30.7035.0039.3043.6047.9046.0344.1542.2840.40
Portugal50.80
Romania26.1031.5537.0042.4547.9047.6847.4547.2347.00
Russia23.9026.2028.5030.8033.1031.5730.0328.50
Rwanda41.0041.3441.6842.0242.3642.70
Samoa79.80
Senegal26.3025.8125.3324.8424.3623.8723.3922.90
Serbia23.0024.4525.9027.3528.8029.0529.3029.5529.80
Sierra Leone7.90
Slovakia11.8016.2520.7025.1529.6029.6329.6529.6829.70
Slovenia29.1032.3835.6538.9342.2040.2838.3536.4334.50
Solomon Islands47.40
South Africa22.60
South Sudan21.90
Spain34.10
Sri Lanka26.10
Saint Kitts and Nevis57.80
Saint Lucia32.10
Saint Vincent and Grenadines76.00
Sudan8.20
Suriname18.30
Swaziland28.6029.3430.0830.8231.5632.3033.0433.7834.5235.2636.00
Sweden52.50
Syria14.40
Tajikistan14.4021.0727.7334.4034.0633.7233.3833.0432.70
Tanzania30.9030.0129.1328.2427.3626.4725.5924.70
Thailand64.40
Timor Leste42.9046.4850.0753.6557.2360.8264.40
Togo31.8030.8729.9429.0128.0927.1626.2325.30
Tonga65.30
Trinidad and Tobago45.10
Tunisia49.50
Turkey9.0011.4021.1730.9340.7037.6434.5831.5228.4625.40
Uganda34.7033.5432.3931.2330.0728.9127.7626.60
Ukraine27.1033.7740.4347.1043.9840.8637.7434.6231.50
Uruguay41.6036.9832.3527.7323.10
Uzbekistan14.5022.9331.3739.8037.6835.5633.4431.3229.20
Vanuatu51.40
Venezuela30.70
Vietnam59.2057.8556.5055.1553.8052.4551.10
West Bank and Gaza18.0017.2316.4615.6914.9114.1413.3712.60
Yemen6.406.476.536.60
Zambia37.2039.3041.4043.5045.6047.7049.80
Zimbabwe56.2053.4650.7247.9845.2442.50

Firms with female participation in ownership are the percentage of firms with a woman among the principal owners.

Source: World Bank