# Bahrain - Labor participation rate

## Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) in Bahrain was 32.40 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 32.70 in 2010, while its lowest value was 23.00 in 1990.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 23.00
1991 23.10
1992 23.30
1993 23.80
1994 24.40
1995 24.80
1996 24.50
1997 24.40
1998 24.60
1999 25.20
2000 25.90
2001 25.70
2002 26.20
2003 27.30
2004 28.70
2005 29.30
2006 29.40
2007 29.80
2008 30.70
2009 31.80
2010 32.70
2011 32.40

## Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) in Bahrain was 53.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 60.20 in 1990, while its lowest value was 50.10 in 2004.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 60.20
1991 59.60
1992 59.30
1993 59.30
1994 59.30
1995 59.00
1996 57.50
1997 56.50
1998 56.20
1999 56.40
2000 56.50
2001 55.20
2002 53.00
2003 51.40
2004 50.10
2005 50.60
2006 52.40
2007 53.60
2008 54.40
2009 55.00
2010 55.30
2011 53.50

## Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%)

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) in Bahrain was 43.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 45.40 in 2010, while its lowest value was 40.20 in 2003.

Definition: Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 42.60
1991 42.60
1992 42.70
1993 42.90
1994 43.00
1995 43.00
1996 42.20
1997 41.80
1998 41.80
1999 42.10
2000 42.40
2001 41.50
2002 40.60
2003 40.20
2004 40.20
2005 40.80
2006 42.50
2007 43.70
2008 44.50
2009 45.10
2010 45.40
2011 43.90

## Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) in Bahrain was 40.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 40.80 in 2011, while its lowest value was 29.00 in 1990.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 29.00
1991 30.10
1992 30.70
1993 31.40
1994 32.10
1995 32.90
1996 33.40
1997 34.00
1998 34.70
1999 35.40
2000 36.30
2001 36.80
2002 36.70
2003 36.80
2004 37.10
2005 37.60
2006 38.00
2007 38.50
2008 39.20
2009 39.90
2010 40.60
2011 40.80

## Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) in Bahrain was 88.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 89.40 in 1990, while its lowest value was 85.10 in 2004.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 89.40
1991 89.00
1992 88.80
1993 88.80
1994 89.00
1995 89.10
1996 88.50
1997 88.10
1998 87.90
1999 87.90
2000 88.10
2001 87.50
2002 86.50
2003 85.70
2004 85.10
2005 85.50
2006 85.10
2007 85.50
2008 86.40
2009 87.50
2010 88.50
2011 88.70

## Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64)

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) in Bahrain was 72.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 72.30 in 2011, while its lowest value was 65.60 in 2004.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15-64 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 65.80
1991 66.10
1992 66.20
1993 66.40
1994 66.70
1995 67.10
1996 66.80
1997 66.70
1998 66.90
1999 67.10
2000 67.40
2001 67.10
2002 66.30
2003 65.70
2004 65.60
2005 66.40
2006 67.00
2007 68.20
2008 69.60
2009 70.90
2010 72.00
2011 72.30

## Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) in Bahrain was 39.40 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 39.40 in 2011, while its lowest value was 27.90 in 1990.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 27.90
1991 28.90
1992 29.50
1993 30.10
1994 30.90
1995 31.60
1996 32.10
1997 32.60
1998 33.30
1999 34.10
2000 35.00
2001 35.50
2002 35.30
2003 35.40
2004 35.60
2005 36.10
2006 36.50
2007 37.10
2008 37.80
2009 38.50
2010 39.20
2011 39.40

## Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%)

Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%) in Bahrain was 45.13 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 45.13 in 2011, while its lowest value was 31.74 in 1990.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 31.74
1991 33.03
1992 33.83
1993 34.52
1994 35.40
1995 36.11
1996 36.94
1997 37.73
1998 38.63
1999 39.51
2000 40.51
2001 41.38
2002 41.68
2003 42.19
2004 42.74
2005 43.18
2006 43.71
2007 44.11
2008 44.47
2009 44.66
2010 44.95
2011 45.13

## Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) in Bahrain was 87.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 87.90 in 1990, while its lowest value was 83.30 in 2004.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 87.90
1991 87.50
1992 87.20
1993 87.20
1994 87.30
1995 87.50
1996 86.90
1997 86.40
1998 86.20
1999 86.30
2000 86.40
2001 85.80
2002 84.70
2003 83.90
2004 83.30
2005 83.60
2006 83.50
2007 84.10
2008 85.00
2009 86.20
2010 87.20
2011 87.30

## Labor participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+)

Labor participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) in Bahrain was 70.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 70.70 in 2011, while its lowest value was 63.70 in 2004.

Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

Year Value
1990 64.40
1991 64.50
1992 64.60
1993 64.80
1994 65.10
1995 65.40
1996 65.20
1997 65.00
1998 65.10
1999 65.40
2000 65.70
2001 65.40
2002 64.50
2003 63.90
2004 63.70
2005 64.60
2006 65.30
2007 66.60
2008 68.00
2009 69.40
2010 70.50
2011 70.70

## Classification

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure