Women employers

percent of employment, 1976–2016

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    1976 Ranking
    1. Canada 1.36
    2016 Ranking
    1. Australia 4.24
    2. New Zealand 4.04
    3. Costa Rica 3.62
    4. Spain 3.39
    5. Switzerland 3.25
    6. Portugal 3.05
    7. Canada 2.61
    8. France 2.29
    9. Mexico 2.28
    10. Iceland 2.10
    11. Denmark 1.78
    12. Norway 0.90
    13. Japan 0.82

    Employers refers to those workers who, working on their own account or with one or a few partners, hold the type of jobs defined as a self-employment jobs (i.e., jobs where the remuneration is directly dependent upon the profits derived from the goods and services produced) and, in this capacity, have engaged, on a continuous basis, one or more persons to work for them as employee(s).

    Source: World Bank