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women's labour force

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  • 64% of professionals are women in Sri Lanka Read more >

    64% of professionals are women in Sri Lanka

    Image: Sri Lanka Nurses, courtesy of News.lk. By Paneetha Ameresekere. Though Sri Lanka has a poor women’s labour force participation rate (LFPR), women comprised a massive 63. 65 per cent of all professionals, and men, a miserly 36.35 per cent, Census and Statistics Department’s (CSD’s) second quarter (2Q) 2016 Labour Survey report showed. Nonetheless, as […]

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