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Last Updated : Mar 08, 2019 02:57 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Reporter's Take | Why are there such few women working in India?

The Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR) of females in India is among the lowest in the world. And this comes as no surprise.

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According to a 2018 World Bank report, the labour force participation rate (LFPR) among females in India was 26.97 LFPR female in 2018 in India. The world average stood at 48.47 percent in 2018.

Watch Vaibhavi Khanwalkar and M Saraswathy, as they discuss the reasons behind the behind this low participation.
First Published on Mar 8, 2019 02:57 pm
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