Jamaica - Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (national estimate) in Jamaica was 63.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 32 years was 71.80 in 2003, while its lowest value was 63.00 in 2012.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

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

See also:

Year Value
1980 64.00
1981 65.40
1982 66.00
1985 65.70
1988 67.10
1990 69.60
1994 67.10
1998 66.40
2003 71.80
2004 67.70
2007 69.50
2008 68.50
2009 65.70
2010 63.90
2011 63.60
2012 63.00

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Data are based on national surveys or censuses and may differ from the ILO estimates (SL.EMP.TOTL.SP.MA.ZS).

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity