The Difference in Employment Rate between Married Female and Married Male is 27.5%p

    Date 2019-12-26

     

     

     

    There was a 27.5%p difference in the employment rate of married female and married male across the country. in terms of employment rate by gender, the highest employment rate for married female was 64.5% in Jeju and the lowest was in Busan of 45.6%. The highest employment rate of married male was in Sejong of 86.0%, and the lowest was 72.0% in Busan.

     

    The largest gender gap in employment rate among married people was in Ulsan (33.1% p), followed by Sejong (31.2% p) and in Gyeonggi (30.2% p). The smallest gender gap in employment rate among married people was in Jeju (20.0% p) followed by Gangwon (21.4% p) and Jeonnam (21.7% p). Nationally, there was a gender gap of 27.5%p.

     

    The employment rate of married female is an indicator for career-break. In addition, regional employment rate can be used to identify employment status at the city and provincial level

     

    Employment rate is calculated as the proportion of the employed to the population aged 15

     

    When quoting graphs and articles from 'Statistics Report', please cite your source as GSIS(Gender Statistics Information System) of Korean Women's Development Institute.

     

     

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