Jordan - Labor participation rate

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) in Jordan was 11.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 11.70 in 2009, while its lowest value was 7.10 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.

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Year Value
1990 7.10
1991 7.40
1992 7.70
1993 8.00
1994 8.30
1995 8.50
1996 8.60
1997 8.50
1998 8.50
1999 8.40
2000 8.50
2001 9.30
2002 9.10
2003 9.20
2004 8.20
2005 9.10
2006 9.80
2007 11.50
2008 11.10
2009 11.70
2010 11.20
2011 11.30

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) in Jordan was 42.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 47.60 in 1994, while its lowest value was 42.00 in 2010.

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.

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Year Value
1990 46.00
1991 47.40
1992 46.80
1993 47.30
1994 47.60
1995 47.40
1996 47.40
1997 47.00
1998 46.70
1999 46.30
2000 46.10
2001 46.80
2002 44.80
2003 44.80
2004 44.80
2005 45.30
2006 43.90
2007 43.40
2008 43.60
2009 44.30
2010 42.00
2011 42.00

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) in Jordan was 27.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 29.10 in 1994, while its lowest value was 27.10 in 2010.

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.

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Year Value
1990 28.20
1991 29.00
1992 28.60
1993 28.90
1994 29.10
1995 29.00
1996 28.90
1997 28.70
1998 28.40
1999 28.20
2000 28.00
2001 28.80
2002 27.60
2003 27.60
2004 27.20
2005 27.80
2006 27.40
2007 28.00
2008 27.80
2009 28.50
2010 27.10
2011 27.20

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

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) in Jordan was 16.60 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 16.60 in 2011, while its lowest value was 9.50 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.

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Year Value
1990 9.50
1991 9.90
1992 10.60
1993 11.30
1994 11.90
1995 12.40
1996 12.70
1997 12.80
1998 12.90
1999 13.10
2000 13.30
2001 12.90
2002 13.50
2003 12.50
2004 11.50
2005 12.80
2006 13.20
2007 15.90
2008 15.50
2009 16.40
2010 16.30
2011 16.60

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

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) in Jordan was 69.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 71.50 in 2001, while its lowest value was 68.30 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.

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Year Value
1990 68.30
1991 69.80
1992 69.40
1993 70.20
1994 70.80
1995 71.20
1996 71.40
1997 71.40
1998 71.40
1999 71.20
2000 71.10
2001 71.50
2002 70.10
2003 70.00
2004 70.30
2005 70.10
2006 69.20
2007 69.30
2008 69.30
2009 70.20
2010 68.90
2011 69.50

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

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) in Jordan was 43.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 44.10 in 2009, while its lowest value was 40.80 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.

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Year Value
1990 40.80
1991 41.80
1992 42.00
1993 42.70
1994 43.40
1995 43.80
1996 43.90
1997 43.90
1998 43.80
1999 43.70
2000 43.60
2001 43.60
2002 43.10
2003 42.50
2004 42.10
2005 42.60
2006 42.20
2007 43.60
2008 43.30
2009 44.10
2010 43.40
2011 43.90

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

Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) in Jordan was 15.60 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 15.60 in 2011, while its lowest value was 8.90 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.

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Year Value
1990 8.90
1991 9.30
1992 10.00
1993 10.60
1994 11.20
1995 11.80
1996 12.00
1997 12.20
1998 12.20
1999 12.30
2000 12.50
2001 12.20
2002 12.80
2003 11.80
2004 10.80
2005 12.10
2006 12.40
2007 15.00
2008 14.60
2009 15.40
2010 15.30
2011 15.60

Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%)

Ratio of female to male labor participation rate (%) in Jordan was 23.67 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 23.67 in 2011, while its lowest value was 13.63 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.

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Year Value
1990 13.63
1991 13.88
1992 15.02
1993 15.70
1994 16.45
1995 17.23
1996 17.47
1997 17.76
1998 17.76
1999 17.98
2000 18.33
2001 17.84
2002 19.08
2003 17.64
2004 16.12
2005 18.09
2006 18.82
2007 22.73
2008 22.19
2009 23.12
2010 23.39
2011 23.67

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

Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) in Jordan was 65.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 68.70 in 1998, while its lowest value was 65.30 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.

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Year Value
1990 65.30
1991 67.00
1992 66.60
1993 67.50
1994 68.10
1995 68.50
1996 68.70
1997 68.70
1998 68.70
1999 68.40
2000 68.20
2001 68.40
2002 67.10
2003 66.90
2004 67.00
2005 66.90
2006 65.90
2007 66.00
2008 65.80
2009 66.60
2010 65.40
2011 65.90

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

Labor participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) in Jordan was 41.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 42.10 in 1997, while its lowest value was 38.90 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.

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Year Value
1990 38.90
1991 40.00
1992 40.20
1993 40.90
1994 41.60
1995 42.00
1996 42.10
1997 42.10
1998 42.00
1999 41.80
2000 41.70
2001 41.60
2002 41.20
2003 40.50
2004 40.10
2005 40.60
2006 40.20
2007 41.40
2008 41.10
2009 41.80
2010 41.10
2011 41.50

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure