Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (national estimate) - Country Ranking

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.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Lao PDR 95.00 2003
2 Iceland 77.10 2014
3 Rwanda 76.30 2001
4 Nepal 75.40 2008
4 Madagascar 75.40 2012
6 Mozambique 75.30 2012
7 Ethiopia 74.90 2013
8 Uganda 74.60 2013
9 Cambodia 72.60 2012
10 Togo 68.50 2006
11 Netherlands 68.40 2014
12 Switzerland 66.60 2014
13 Australia 66.20 2014
14 Canada 64.60 2014
15 Malawi 63.40 2013
16 Guinea 62.80 2012
17 Denmark 62.00 2014
18 Papua New Guinea 60.80 2000
19 Tanzania 59.70 2013
20 New Zealand 58.60 2014
21 The Gambia 58.10 2012
22 Central African Republic 57.80 1988
23 Burkina Faso 57.70 2006
24 Chad 57.00 1993
25 Singapore 56.30 1990
26 United Kingdom 56.10 2014
27 Sweden 56.00 2014
28 Norway 55.80 2014
29 Zambia 55.60 2012
30 Austria 55.40 2014
31 Cayman Islands 55.20 2013
32 Vietnam 54.80 2013
33 Burundi 54.00 2008
34 United States 53.60 2014
35 St. Kitts and Nevis 53.30 1991
36 Peru 52.90 2011
37 Grenada 52.60 1998
37 Finland 52.60 2014
39 The Bahamas 52.50 1998
40 Vanuatu 51.70 2009
40 Malta 51.70 2014
40 Macao SAR, China 51.70 2013
43 Dem. Rep. Congo 51.00 2005
44 Kiribati 49.20 2010
45 Tajikistan 49.10 2004
46 Brazil 48.90 2013
47 Seychelles 48.70 2011
48 Israel 48.50 2014
49 Sierra Leone 48.30 2004
50 Cabo Verde 47.80 1990
51 Germany 47.70 2014
51 St. Lucia 47.70 2007
53 Cameroon 47.20 2001
54 San Marino 47.10 1999
55 Liechtenstein 46.90 2013
56 Mali 46.80 2010
57 Antigua and Barbuda 46.20 2001
58 Colombia 46.10 2014
59 Bolivia 45.40 2011
60 Brunei 45.00 2001
61 Benin 44.90 2010
62 Congo 44.80 2005
62 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 44.80 2008
64 Paraguay 44.20 2014
65 Equatorial Guinea 44.10 1983
66 Zimbabwe 43.90 2012
67 Kazakhstan 43.80 2008
68 Japan 43.40 2014
69 Belarus 42.70 2009
70 Belize 42.10 2012
71 Barbados 41.80 2013
71 Djibouti 41.80 1991
73 Uruguay 41.00 2013
74 Côte d'Ivoire 40.80 1998
75 Trinidad and Tobago 40.50 2013
76 Hong Kong SAR, China 40.00 2013
77 Cyprus 39.50 2014
78 Ghana 39.30 2006
79 Dominican Republic 38.70 2013
80 Indonesia 38.60 2013
81 Costa Rica 38.10 2014
82 Myanmar 37.80 1983
82 Lesotho 37.80 2013
84 Estonia 37.00 2014
85 Thailand 36.00 2013
86 Bhutan 35.90 2012
87 Ireland 35.80 2014
88 Dominica 35.40 2001
88 Kyrgyz Republic 35.40 2013
88 Mauritius 35.40 2014
91 Bangladesh 35.30 2010
91 Latvia 35.30 2014
93 Kenya 35.20 2005
94 Botswana 34.70 2010
94 Liberia 34.70 2010
96 El Salvador 34.60 2013
96 Philippines 34.60 2013
98 Niger 34.40 2005
99 Russia 34.30 2014
99 Nigeria 34.30 2004
101 Azerbaijan 34.10 2011
102 Spain 34.00 2014
103 Portugal 33.80 2014
103 Malaysia 33.80 2014
105 France 33.40 2014
106 Guatemala 33.30 2013
107 Haiti 32.90 2005
108 Panama 32.80 2014
109 Armenia 32.70 2013
110 Korea 32.50 2014
110 Ukraine 32.50 2014
112 Mexico 32.20 2014
113 Cuba 31.60 2007
113 Guyana 31.60 2002
115 Fiji 31.40 2007
116 Senegal 31.30 2011
117 Nicaragua 31.20 2006
118 Qatar 31.10 2013
119 Chile 30.60 2014
120 Slovenia 30.50 2014
121 Honduras 30.20 2011
121 Argentina 30.20 2014
123 United Arab Emirates 30.10 2008
124 Jamaica 29.90 2011
125 Lithuania 29.60 2014
125 Tonga 29.60 1996
127 Ecuador 29.40 2013
128 Mongolia 28.90 2013
129 Poland 28.70 2014
130 Croatia 28.50 2014
131 Namibia 28.20 2012
131 Venezuela 28.20 2012
133 Belgium 28.10 2014
134 Montenegro 27.80 2012
135 Turkey 27.60 2014
136 Swaziland 27.50 1997
137 Sri Lanka 26.60 2013
138 Palau 26.40 2005
138 São Tomé and Principe 26.40 1991
140 Sudan 26.30 2008
141 Czech Republic 26.10 2014
141 Greece 26.10 2014
143 Hungary 25.90 2014
144 Macedonia 25.10 2014
145 Georgia 24.60 2008
146 Comoros 24.10 1980
147 Romania 24.00 2014
148 Solomon Islands 23.80 1999
149 Slovak Republic 23.60 2014
150 Bahrain 23.40 2011
151 Oman 23.20 2003
152 Italy 23.10 2014
153 Luxembourg 23.00 2014
154 South Africa 22.80 2014
154 Kuwait 22.80 2005
154 Tunisia 22.80 2012
157 Serbia 22.70 2013
157 Bulgaria 22.70 2014
159 Suriname 22.20 2013
160 Puerto Rico 21.80 2012
161 Pakistan 21.30 2010
162 Bosnia and Herzegovina 21.10 2012
163 Albania 19.70 2013
164 Lebanon 18.10 2007
165 Egypt 18.00 2013
166 India 17.50 2012
167 Morocco 17.00 2013
168 Moldova 16.40 2014
169 Samoa 16.30 2012
170 Monaco 16.10 2000
171 Gabon 15.90 2010
172 Libya 10.70 2012
173 Timor-Leste 10.30 2010
174 Yemen 10.00 2010
175 Jordan 9.00 2012
176 Syrian Arab Republic 8.90 2010
177 Saudi Arabia 8.70 2014
178 Algeria 8.50 2014
179 Iran 6.10 2014
180 Iraq 4.80 1997

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.TLF.ACTI.1524.FE.ZS).