Firms with female participation in ownership

percent of firms, 2004–2020

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Country20042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Afghanistan2.802.702.602.502.402.302.20
Albania12.8011.8010.8011.1811.5711.9512.3312.7213.1014.3715.6316.9018.1719.4320.70
Algeria15.00
Angola23.4031.7040.0048.3056.60
Antigua and Barbuda21.30
Argentina30.3032.2334.1536.0838.0040.8343.6646.4949.3152.1454.9757.80
Armenia11.5016.5821.6526.7331.8029.9528.1026.2524.4024.8325.2625.6926.1126.5426.9727.40
Azerbaijan14.6013.6512.7011.7510.809.107.405.704.005.887.779.6511.5313.4215.30
Bahamas58.30
Bangladesh16.1015.5314.9714.4013.8313.2712.70
Barbados43.50
Belarus18.6030.0341.4752.9051.5650.2248.8847.5446.2046.0645.9245.7845.6445.50
Belgium44.20
Belize30.40
Benin45.4044.1642.9141.6740.4339.1937.9436.70
Bhutan31.3033.3035.3037.3039.3041.3043.30
Bolivia41.1041.1541.2041.2541.3045.2049.1053.0056.9060.8064.7068.60
Bosnia and Herzegovina21.6024.4027.2030.0032.8030.3027.8025.3022.8023.1523.5023.8524.2024.5524.90
Botswana40.9044.5048.1051.7055.30
Brazil50.20
Bulgaria28.8034.0039.2036.5533.9035.8037.7039.6041.5041.5341.5741.6041.6341.6741.70
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
Chad40.1037.1034.1031.1028.1025.1022.1019.1016.1013.10
Chile27.8028.2528.7029.1529.60
China64.20
Colombia43.0041.0839.1537.2335.3039.8144.3348.8453.3657.8762.3966.90
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
Croatia19.2026.3533.5033.9734.4334.9035.3735.8336.3035.5334.7734.0033.2332.4731.70
Cyprus45.10
Czech Republic17.8019.6021.4023.2025.0026.3527.7029.0530.4030.3230.2330.1530.0729.9829.90
Djibouti22.30
Dominica41.00
Dominican Republic30.0030.3730.7331.1031.4731.8332.20
Ecuador32.7030.5528.4026.2524.1030.7137.3343.9450.5657.1763.7970.40
Egypt20.9034.0030.4226.8423.2619.6816.1016.6717.2317.8014.6511.508.355.20
El Salvador39.6039.7539.9040.0540.2039.9039.6039.3039.0038.7038.40
Eritrea4.20
Estonia28.3030.3032.3034.3036.3036.8037.3037.8038.3037.8337.3736.9036.4335.9735.50
Swaziland28.6029.3430.0830.8231.5632.3033.0433.7834.5235.2636.00
Ethiopia30.9031.7832.6633.5434.4235.3035.5335.7535.9836.20
Fiji49.10
Gabon33.10
Gambia21.3020.9320.5520.1819.8019.4319.0518.6818.3017.9317.5517.1816.80
Georgia35.2037.0738.9340.8039.8638.9237.9837.0436.1033.8231.5329.2526.9724.6822.40
Germany20.30
Ghana44.0041.9339.8737.8035.7333.6731.60
Greece24.4026.0527.7129.3631.0232.6734.3235.9837.6339.2840.9442.5944.2545.90
Grenada57.30
Guatemala28.4032.3536.3040.2544.2042.3940.5738.7636.9435.1333.3131.50
Guinea25.4023.7622.1220.4818.8417.2015.5613.9212.2810.649.00
Guinea Bissau19.90
Guyana58.30
Honduras39.9040.7541.6042.4543.3045.2047.1049.0050.9052.8054.70
Hungary36.5037.9839.4540.9342.4043.9845.5547.1348.7049.2349.7750.3050.8351.3751.90
India9.109.309.509.709.9010.1010.3010.5010.70
Indonesia42.8039.3535.9032.4529.0025.5522.10
Iraq6.80
Ireland41.60
Israel27.30
Italy24.00
Jamaica38.20
Jordan13.1013.4713.8414.2114.5914.9615.3315.7016.8518.0019.1520.3021.4522.60
Kazakhstan29.4030.6531.9033.1534.4033.2032.0030.8029.6029.7529.9030.0530.2030.3530.50
Kenya37.1039.0340.9742.9044.8346.7748.7048.4648.2247.9847.7447.50
South Korea19.10
Kosovo10.9011.4812.0512.6313.2012.2211.2310.259.278.287.30
Kyrgyzstan26.3034.8343.3551.8860.4058.1055.8053.5051.2050.1749.1348.1047.0746.0345.00
Laos39.3040.1741.0341.9042.2042.5042.8043.1039.8036.50
Latvia36.3038.8041.3043.8046.3045.1343.9542.7841.6042.4343.2744.1044.9345.7746.60
Lebanon33.5036.0038.5041.0043.5037.9032.3026.7021.1015.509.90
Lesotho18.4021.3624.3127.2730.2333.1936.1439.10
Liberia53.0051.0549.1047.1545.2043.2541.3039.3537.40
Lithuania33.3026.1029.2532.4035.5538.7037.9537.2036.4535.7036.9338.1739.4040.6341.8743.10
Luxembourg40.50
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
Malta46.00
Mauritania17.3017.0116.7316.4416.1515.8615.5815.2915.00
Mauritius16.90
Mexico24.8025.0325.2525.4825.70
Micronesia86.80
Moldova24.5031.6538.8045.9553.1053.3553.6053.8554.1051.7349.3747.0044.6342.2739.90
Mongolia52.0048.0344.0540.0836.1037.3738.6339.9041.1742.4343.70
Montenegro26.0025.9025.8025.7025.6025.3325.0724.8024.5324.2724.00
Morocco13.1016.1319.1722.2025.2328.2731.3028.7726.2323.7021.1718.6316.10
Mozambique24.4024.7525.1125.4625.8226.1726.5326.8827.2427.5927.9528.30
Burma (Myanmar)27.3031.2035.10
Namibia33.4034.3535.3036.2537.2038.1539.1040.0541.00
Nepal27.3025.9324.5523.1821.80
Nicaragua41.4046.5351.6556.7861.9057.5553.2048.8544.5040.1535.80
Niger10.0012.5315.0717.6017.2116.8316.4416.0515.6615.2814.8914.50
Nigeria20.0019.4618.9118.3717.8317.2916.7416.20
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)18.6023.0527.5031.9536.4034.2332.0529.8827.7027.9728.2328.5028.7729.0329.30
Pakistan6.707.558.409.2510.1010.9511.80
Panama37.1034.0030.9027.8024.70
Papua New Guinea46.50
Paraguay44.8046.5048.2049.9051.6053.6955.7757.8659.9462.0364.1166.20
Peru32.8031.7830.7529.7328.7032.6936.6740.6644.6448.6352.6156.60
Philippines69.4069.3769.3369.3069.2769.2369.20
Poland30.7035.0039.3043.6047.9045.9844.0542.1340.2039.6739.1338.6038.0737.5337.00
Portugal50.8049.8748.9448.0147.0946.1645.2344.3043.3742.4441.5140.5939.6638.7337.80
Romania26.1031.5537.0042.4547.9047.7347.5547.3847.2044.7342.2739.8037.3334.8732.40
Russia23.9026.2028.5030.8033.1031.5730.0328.5029.2930.0730.8631.6432.4333.2134.00
Rwanda41.0041.3441.6842.0242.3642.7040.6838.6536.6334.6032.5830.5528.5326.50
Samoa79.80
Senegal26.3025.8125.3324.8424.3623.8723.3922.90
Serbia23.0024.4525.9027.3528.8030.3331.8533.3834.9033.8332.7731.7030.6329.5728.50
Sierra Leone7.909.2610.6311.9913.3514.7116.0817.4418.80
Slovakia11.8016.2520.7025.1529.6029.6329.6529.6829.7029.5729.4329.3029.1729.0328.90
Slovenia29.1032.3835.6538.9342.2041.2840.3539.4338.5037.7737.0336.3035.5734.8334.10
Solomon Islands47.40
South Africa22.6021.6820.7519.8318.9117.9817.0616.1415.2214.2913.3712.4511.5210.60
South Sudan21.90
Spain34.10
Sri Lanka26.10
Saint Kitts and Nevis57.80
Saint Lucia32.10
Saint Vincent and Grenadines76.00
Sudan8.20
Suriname18.3020.1021.9023.7025.5027.3029.1030.9032.70
Sweden52.50
Syria14.40
Tajikistan14.4021.0727.7334.4034.0233.6433.2632.8832.5030.8729.2327.6025.9724.3322.70
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
Tunisia49.5048.1646.8145.4744.1342.7941.4440.10
Turkey9.0011.4021.1730.9340.7037.5834.4631.3428.2225.1022.8020.5018.2015.9013.6011.30
Uganda34.7033.5432.3931.2330.0728.9127.7626.60
Ukraine27.1033.7740.4347.1044.1241.1438.1635.1832.2033.2734.3335.4036.4737.5338.60
Uruguay41.6036.9832.3527.7323.1025.0927.0729.0631.0433.0335.0137.00
Uzbekistan14.5022.9331.3739.8037.6435.4833.3231.1629.0028.4827.9727.4526.9326.4225.90
Vanuatu51.40
Venezuela30.70
Vietnam59.2057.8556.5055.1553.8052.4551.10
West Bank and Gaza18.0016.9615.9114.8713.8312.7911.7410.709.929.138.357.576.786.00
Yemen6.406.476.536.60
Zambia37.2038.2839.3740.4541.5342.6243.7043.3342.9742.6042.2341.8741.50
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