Wage and salaried women workers

percent of females employed, 1976–2016

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    1976 Ranking
    1. Samoa 100.00
    2. United States 93.54
    3. Canada 91.39
    2016 Ranking
    1. Norway 95.45
    2. United States 94.81
    3. Denmark 94.06
    4. Iceland 92.49
    5. France 91.56
    6. Japan 90.36
    7. Canada 88.25
    8. Switzerland 87.81
    9. Australia 87.36
    10. Spain 87.24
    11. Portugal 86.61
    12. New Zealand 85.54
    13. Costa Rica 80.73
    14. Mexico 67.44

    Wage and salaried workers, female (percentage of females employed). Wage and salaried workers (employees) are those workers who hold the type of jobs defined as paid employment jobs, where the incumbents hold explicit (written or oral) or implicit employment contracts that give them a basic remuneration that is not directly dependent upon the revenue of the unit for which they work.

    Source: World Bank