GCC: Labour Force Participation Rates by sex in GCC countries (%) (2016)
|Males||Females||Total employed population|
|United Arab Emirates||64.1||95.0||30.9||54.3||47.5||83.5|
Sources: national institutes of statistics.
1- Definitions and remarks:
Labour Force Participation Rates refer to the percentage of active (employed or unemployed) population aged 15 and above in the category (sex and nationality).
Ex.: 22.8% of foreign women in Saudi Arabia are economically active (i.e.: employed or unemployed).
Kuwait: 2015 data.
Oman: data not available.
2- Sources of data:
Data is taken from:
GCC Stat. Labour Statistics in GCC Countries 2016, Issue n°4, March 2018.
Last accessed: October 2018.