Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (national estimate)
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.
Description: The map below shows how Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (national estimate) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Burkina Faso, with a value of 87.30. The country with the lowest value in the world is Samoa, with a value of 32.20.
Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.
Aggregation method: Weighted average
General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.TLF.CACT.ZS).