Table 40 : Percentage distribution of women and men by labor force status, August 1994 - 1998

 

Labor force status

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

Women

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Persons in Labor Force

67.2

66.2

64.1

64.8

63.2

Persons not in Labor Force

32.8

33.8

35.9

35.2

36.8

House work

13.4

13.1

14.9

14.2

14.7

Studies

10.9

11.0

11.7

11.8

12.5

Too young / too old

6.6

8.0

7.8

8.0

8.2

Others

1.9

1.7

1.5

1.2

1.4

Men

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Persons in Labor Force

80.8

79.9

78.8

78.7

78.0

Persons not in Labor Force

19.2

20.1

21.2

21.3

22.0

House work

0.3

0.3

0.5

0.4

0.3

Studies

11.6

11.9

12.3

12.1

12.6

Too young / too old

5.5

6.2

6.9

7.1

7.1

Others

1.8

1.7

1.5

1.7

2.0


Source:
NSO; Labor Force Survey, August 1994 - 1998.