Women's Labor in Iraq: Facts & Figures
Mahdi M. Alalak
CSO, Ministry of Planning, Iraq

The Iraqi woman contribution in the economic activity is still low, estimated at 17% . Most of this contribution is being concentrated on services sector, mainly as teachers. The security situation has negatively affected the work conditions, especially to Iraqi woman.

This study tries to highlight, these conditions and the impact on the women contribution, by using the most recent information.

Keywords: Statistics; Labour force; Women

Biography: Dr. Mahdi M. Alalak, Deputy of Planning Minister, and Head of Central Statistical Organization.