Unemployment among women

Governorate
Urban / Rural
Year
Economic Empowerment




GovernorateYearTotalsMalesFemales
Total201512.8%9.4%24.2%
Total201612.5%8.9%23.6%
Total201711.8%8.2%23.1%
Total2018 6.8%21.4%
Total2019 4.8%21.4%


Source:

Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics Labor Force Survey.

Indicator Definition:

The number of females in the productive age group who are able to work, and who wish to find it and do not find it divided by the total female labor force within the geographical boundaries of the country or to a specific administrative area at a specified time.

How to Calculate the Indicator:

The number of females (15-64 years) who want to work and search for it and do not find it at a certain time / total female population within the labor force at the same time x 100.

The importance of the Indicator:

1. This indicator is useful in identifying the number and percentage of unemployed individuals who do not contribute to the production process because of the lack of jobs, 2. This index is useful in identifying the relative increase in the size of the la




Targets

202020252030
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