Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (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 94.70 2003
2 Equatorial Guinea 84.70 1983
3 Qatar 81.80 2013
4 Niger 81.10 2005
5 Ethiopia 81.00 2013
6 Cabo Verde 79.50 1990
7 Madagascar 78.30 2012
8 Uganda 77.10 2013
9 Iceland 76.30 2014
10 Nepal 75.60 2008
11 Burkina Faso 75.30 2006
12 Cambodia 74.00 2012
13 Rwanda 73.20 2001
14 Central African Republic 71.20 1988
15 Paraguay 70.60 2014
16 Tanzania 70.00 2013
17 Honduras 69.40 2011
18 Grenada 68.50 1998
19 St. Kitts and Nevis 68.40 1991
20 Switzerland 68.20 2014
21 Netherlands 68.00 2014
22 Guatemala 67.90 2013
23 Mali 67.80 2010
24 Iraq 67.10 1997
25 Australia 66.90 2014
26 Mozambique 66.70 2012
27 Pakistan 66.20 2010
27 Guyana 66.20 2002
29 Peru 66.10 2011
30 Brazil 65.00 2013
31 Belize 64.60 2012
31 El Salvador 64.60 2013
33 Canada 63.80 2014
34 Vanuatu 63.70 2009
35 Nicaragua 63.50 2006
36 Colombia 63.10 2014
37 New Zealand 63.00 2014
37 Guinea 63.00 2012
39 Togo 62.90 2006
40 Côte d'Ivoire 62.50 1998
41 Malawi 61.90 2013
42 Vietnam 61.40 2013
43 Denmark 61.00 2014
44 Bolivia 60.80 2011
45 Myanmar 60.70 1983
45 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 60.70 2008
45 Austria 60.70 2014
48 Tajikistan 60.60 2004
49 Bangladesh 60.50 2010
50 Zambia 60.30 2012
51 São Tomé and Principe 60.00 1991
52 United Kingdom 59.60 2014
53 Dominican Republic 59.10 2013
54 Mexico 58.80 2014
54 Singapore 58.80 1990
56 Kyrgyz Republic 58.20 2013
57 Panama 58.00 2014
57 Kiribati 58.00 2010
59 Indonesia 57.70 2013
59 Papua New Guinea 57.70 2000
61 Liechtenstein 57.40 2013
62 The Bahamas 57.20 1998
63 Costa Rica 56.90 2014
63 United Arab Emirates 56.90 2008
63 Comoros 56.90 1980
66 United States 56.40 2014
66 St. Lucia 56.40 2007
68 Uruguay 56.10 2013
68 Antigua and Barbuda 56.10 2001
70 Chad 56.00 1993
71 The Gambia 55.90 2012
72 Philippines 55.70 2013
73 Seychelles 55.00 2011
74 Sweden 54.90 2014
74 Thailand 54.90 2013
74 Cayman Islands 54.90 2013
77 Brunei 54.10 2001
78 Turkey 53.90 2014
78 Tonga 53.90 1996
78 Trinidad and Tobago 53.90 2013
81 Belarus 53.50 2009
82 Barbados 53.20 2013
83 Venezuela 53.10 2012
83 Norway 53.10 2014
85 Zimbabwe 53.00 2012
86 Malta 52.90 2014
87 Lesotho 52.60 2013
88 Mauritius 52.30 2014
89 Germany 52.00 2014
90 Cameroon 51.60 2001
90 Djibouti 51.60 1991
90 Senegal 51.60 2011
93 Finland 51.50 2014
94 Bahrain 51.20 2011
95 Israel 50.90 2014
96 Syrian Arab Republic 50.70 2010
97 Fiji 50.50 2007
97 Dominica 50.50 2001
99 San Marino 50.00 1999
100 Kazakhstan 49.80 2013
100 Ecuador 49.80 2013
102 India 49.50 2012
103 Yemen 49.10 2010
104 Kuwait 48.80 2005
105 Malaysia 48.70 2014
106 Macao SAR, China 48.40 2013
107 Egypt 48.20 2013
108 Oman 47.70 2003
109 Tunisia 47.10 2012
110 Morocco 47.00 2013
111 Argentina 46.70 2014
112 Sudan 45.30 2008
112 Latvia 45.30 2014
114 Burundi 44.90 2008
115 Sri Lanka 44.50 2013
116 Ukraine 44.00 2014
117 Congo 43.40 2005
118 Russia 43.00 2014
119 Cuba 42.80 2007
120 Japan 42.70 2014
120 Algeria 42.70 2014
122 Botswana 42.40 2010
123 Lebanon 42.00 2007
124 Kenya 41.60 2005
125 Estonia 41.40 2014
126 Cyprus 41.20 2014
127 Chile 40.80 2014
128 Georgia 40.60 2008
129 Dem. Rep. Congo 40.30 2005
129 Armenia 40.30 2013
131 Suriname 40.10 2013
132 France 39.80 2014
133 Macedonia 39.30 2014
133 Haiti 39.30 2005
135 Ghana 39.20 2006
135 Mongolia 39.20 2013
137 Ireland 38.80 2014
137 Poland 38.80 2014
139 Lithuania 38.60 2014
140 Nigeria 38.50 2004
140 Croatia 38.50 2014
142 Czech Republic 38.10 2014
143 Slovak Republic 38.00 2014
144 Bosnia and Herzegovina 37.90 2012
145 Hong Kong SAR, China 37.80 2013
146 Jordan 37.70 2012
147 Spain 37.30 2014
148 Jamaica 36.90 2011
148 Albania 36.90 2013
150 Slovenia 36.60 2014
151 Benin 36.40 2010
152 Palau 36.20 2005
153 Sierra Leone 35.90 2004
154 Liberia 35.10 2010
155 Romania 34.80 2014
155 Portugal 34.80 2014
157 Namibia 34.10 2012
157 Solomon Islands 34.10 1999
159 Serbia 34.00 2013
160 Swaziland 33.90 1997
161 Montenegro 33.30 2012
162 Hungary 33.00 2014
163 Belgium 32.30 2014
164 Azerbaijan 32.20 2011
165 Bulgaria 31.50 2014
166 Italy 31.00 2014
166 Puerto Rico 31.00 2012
168 Greece 30.00 2014
169 Luxembourg 29.60 2014
170 Bhutan 28.30 2012
171 Iran 28.00 2014
172 South Africa 27.70 2014
173 Samoa 27.10 2012
174 Saudi Arabia 25.80 2014
175 Korea 24.60 2014
176 Libya 24.00 2012
177 Moldova 21.70 2014
178 Gabon 20.80 2010
179 Monaco 18.90 2000
180 Timor-Leste 17.50 2010

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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.MA.ZS).