Belgium - Employment to population ratio

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 21.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 30.40 in 1986, while its lowest value was 21.40 in 2016.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1983 29.70
1984 28.40
1985 29.10
1986 30.40
1987 28.70
1988 28.20
1989 27.00
1990 27.50
1991 29.30
1992 30.30
1993 26.30
1994 25.30
1995 24.20
1996 22.60
1997 21.80
1998 22.60
1999 23.40
2000 26.70
2001 25.00
2002 25.60
2003 23.80
2004 25.90
2005 25.20
2006 24.70
2007 25.00
2008 25.00
2009 23.20
2010 23.10
2011 24.20
2012 22.60
2013 21.90
2014 21.80
2015 21.70
2016 21.40

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 23.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 30.00 in 1992, while its lowest value was 21.60 in 2013.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1991 29.20
1992 30.00
1993 26.00
1994 25.00
1995 24.10
1996 22.80
1997 22.10
1998 22.90
1999 23.50
2000 26.60
2001 24.50
2002 26.90
2003 25.40
2004 26.10
2005 25.20
2006 25.00
2007 25.30
2008 25.20
2009 23.20
2010 23.00
2011 23.90
2012 22.20
2013 21.60
2014 21.70
2015 22.50
2016 23.20
2017 23.20

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 24.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 37.10 in 1983, while its lowest value was 24.00 in 2016.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1983 37.10
1984 34.70
1985 35.60
1986 37.00
1987 36.50
1988 33.50
1989 33.90
1990 33.30
1991 33.40
1992 32.60
1993 29.80
1994 29.70
1995 28.90
1996 29.40
1997 28.60
1998 29.20
1999 27.50
2000 33.70
2001 31.80
2002 31.30
2003 30.40
2004 30.20
2005 29.70
2006 30.40
2007 29.90
2008 29.70
2009 27.40
2010 27.30
2011 27.70
2012 27.80
2013 25.30
2014 24.50
2015 25.00
2016 24.00

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 25.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 33.80 in 2000, while its lowest value was 24.40 in 2014.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 33.80
1992 32.70
1993 29.90
1994 29.40
1995 28.80
1996 29.60
1997 28.90
1998 29.60
1999 27.70
2000 33.80
2001 31.50
2002 32.30
2003 30.40
2004 31.60
2005 30.00
2006 30.90
2007 30.60
2008 30.20
2009 27.60
2010 27.20
2011 27.40
2012 27.40
2013 25.10
2014 24.40
2015 24.70
2016 25.50
2017 25.90

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 22.70 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 33.70 in 1986, while its lowest value was 22.70 in 2016.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1983 33.40
1984 31.60
1985 32.40
1986 33.70
1987 32.60
1988 30.90
1989 30.40
1990 30.40
1991 31.40
1992 31.40
1993 28.10
1994 27.50
1995 26.60
1996 26.10
1997 25.20
1998 26.00
1999 25.40
2000 30.30
2001 28.50
2002 28.50
2003 27.20
2004 28.10
2005 27.50
2006 27.60
2007 27.50
2008 27.40
2009 25.30
2010 25.20
2011 26.00
2012 25.30
2013 23.60
2014 23.20
2015 23.40
2016 22.70

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 24.60 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 31.50 in 1991, while its lowest value was 23.10 in 2014.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 31.50
1992 31.40
1993 28.00
1994 27.30
1995 26.50
1996 26.20
1997 25.60
1998 26.30
1999 25.60
2000 30.20
2001 28.10
2002 29.60
2003 27.90
2004 28.90
2005 27.60
2006 28.00
2007 28.00
2008 27.70
2009 25.40
2010 25.10
2011 25.70
2012 24.90
2013 23.40
2014 23.10
2015 23.60
2016 24.40
2017 24.60

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 44.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 44.30 in 2015, while its lowest value was 29.50 in 1984.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1983 29.80
1984 29.50
1985 30.00
1986 30.30
1987 30.10
1988 30.90
1989 31.50
1990 32.40
1991 34.00
1992 35.20
1993 35.30
1994 35.20
1995 35.60
1996 35.50
1997 36.30
1998 36.80
1999 38.80
2000 40.00
2001 39.00
2002 39.20
2003 39.50
2004 40.60
2005 41.40
2006 41.60
2007 42.60
2008 43.40
2009 43.10
2010 43.60
2011 43.70
2012 43.60
2013 43.90
2014 44.30
2015 44.30
2016 44.20

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 44.60 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 44.60 in 2017, while its lowest value was 33.90 in 1991.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 33.90
1992 35.10
1993 35.20
1994 35.10
1995 35.50
1996 35.50
1997 36.20
1998 36.70
1999 38.70
2000 40.00
2001 38.80
2002 39.60
2003 39.90
2004 40.70
2005 41.20
2006 41.40
2007 42.50
2008 43.20
2009 43.00
2010 43.40
2011 43.40
2012 43.40
2013 43.70
2014 44.20
2015 44.30
2016 44.40
2017 44.60

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

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 54.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 60.60 in 1983, while its lowest value was 53.50 in 2015.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1983 60.60
1984 59.30
1985 59.70
1986 59.20
1987 58.00
1988 57.40
1989 58.30
1990 58.30
1991 58.60
1992 58.20
1993 56.90
1994 56.50
1995 56.70
1996 56.40
1997 56.40
1998 56.00
1999 56.60
2000 58.20
2001 57.10
2002 56.60
2003 55.80
2004 56.30
2005 56.70
2006 56.40
2007 57.00
2008 56.90
2009 55.70
2010 55.90
2011 55.50
2012 55.20
2013 54.50
2014 53.90
2015 53.50
2016 54.00

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 54.60 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 58.20 in 1991, while its lowest value was 53.90 in 2015.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 58.20
1992 57.80
1993 56.50
1994 56.20
1995 56.50
1996 56.20
1997 56.20
1998 55.80
1999 56.50
2000 58.10
2001 56.90
2002 56.70
2003 55.70
2004 56.50
2005 56.60
2006 56.30
2007 57.10
2008 56.90
2009 55.70
2010 55.90
2011 55.40
2012 55.20
2013 54.50
2014 54.00
2015 53.90
2016 54.40
2017 54.60

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (national estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (national estimate) in Belgium was 49.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 49.90 in 2008, while its lowest value was 43.60 in 1987.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1983 44.80
1984 43.80
1985 44.30
1986 44.20
1987 43.60
1988 43.70
1989 44.40
1990 44.80
1991 45.80
1992 46.30
1993 45.70
1994 45.50
1995 45.80
1996 45.60
1997 46.00
1998 46.10
1999 47.40
2000 48.80
2001 47.80
2002 47.60
2003 47.40
2004 48.20
2005 48.80
2006 48.70
2007 49.60
2008 49.90
2009 49.20
2010 49.60
2011 49.40
2012 49.20
2013 49.00
2014 49.00
2015 48.80
2016 49.00

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Belgium was 49.50 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 49.80 in 2008, while its lowest value was 45.30 in 1994.

Definition: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Employment is defined as persons of working age who, during a short reference period, were engaged in any activity to produce goods or provide services for pay or profit, whether at work during the reference period (i.e. who worked in a job for at least one hour) or not at work due to temporary absence from a job, or to working-time arrangements. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 45.70
1992 46.10
1993 45.50
1994 45.30
1995 45.70
1996 45.60
1997 45.90
1998 46.00
1999 47.40
2000 48.80
2001 47.60
2002 47.90
2003 47.60
2004 48.40
2005 48.70
2006 48.60
2007 49.60
2008 49.80
2009 49.20
2010 49.50
2011 49.30
2012 49.10
2013 49.00
2014 49.00
2015 49.00
2016 49.30
2017 49.50

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Economic activity