Employers, Female (As % of Employment) rose to 0.647% in Bangladesh in 2018

Employers, Female (As % of Employment) (%)
Labour | Bangladesh | May 18, 2019
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Employers, Female (As % of Employment) reached 0.647 % in 2018 in Bangladesh. This is 619 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Employers, Female (As % of Employment) in Bangladesh reached an all time high of 0.647 % in 2018 and an all time low of 0.090 % in 2013. When compared to Bangladesh's main peers, Employers, Female (As % of Employment) in Bhutan amounted to 0.060 %, 1.80 % in China, 0.548 % in India and 1.35 % in Myanmar in 2018.

Bangladesh has been ranked 143rd within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employers, Female (As % of Employment), 25 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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 "self-employment jobs", and, in this capacity, have engaged, on a continuous basis, one or more persons to work for them as employee(s).

Employers, Female (As % of Employment) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bangladesh % 0.117% 0.090% 0.146% 0.234% 0.370%
Bhutan % 0.035% 0.035% 0.038% 0.048% 0.052%
China % 1.60% 1.63% 1.67% 1.70% 1.73%
India % 0.464% 0.477% 0.491% 0.506% 0.519%
Japan % 0.870% 0.874% 0.868% 0.821% 0.816%
Laos % 0.237% 0.243% 0.248% 0.254% 0.261%
Myanmar % 1.68% 1.71% 1.75% 1.77% 1.57%
Nepal % 0.323% 0.329% 0.336% 0.341% 0.345%
Pakistan % 0.105% 0.075% 0.037% 0.103% 0.099%
Russia % 0.852% 0.878% 0.864% 0.861% 0.839%
Sri Lanka % 0.873% 0.885% 0.975% 0.999% 1.02%
Thailand % 1.37% 1.50% 1.64% 1.52% 1.42%
USA % 2.02% 2.02% 1.95% 1.89% 1.86%