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Table 1 The gender gap in paid work, employment, and earnings in developing countries and Latin America and the Caribbean.

From: Evidence-based gender equality policy and pay in Latin America and the Caribbean: progress and challenges

  Developing countries Latin America and the Caribbean
Minutes worked per day, 2010 Percent of the population age 15+ employed, 2014 Earnings of women relative to men (ratio), 2013
Paid Unpaid Total
(A) (B) (C) = (A) + (B) (D) (E)
Men 300 80 380 75 1
Women 160 270 430 50 0.87
Gap 140 − 190 − 50 25 0.13
  1. Employment is defined as work performed for others in exchange for pay or profit (ILO 2013a)