Honduras - Labor force participation rate

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (national estimate) in Honduras was 40.42 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 40.42 in 2018, while its lowest value was 16.87 in 1974.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1974 16.87
1993 34.00
1994 29.10
1999 38.69
2001 35.33
2002 30.00
2003 31.50
2005 33.06
2006 29.51
2007 28.93
2008 29.44
2009 29.51
2010 30.85
2011 30.23
2012 27.97
2013 31.77
2014 34.86
2015 37.76
2016 37.02
2017 37.84
2018 40.42

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 33.71 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 39.31 in 1998, while its lowest value was 28.34 in 2012.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 38.52
1991 38.54
1992 38.73
1993 38.97
1994 38.73
1995 38.88
1996 38.97
1997 39.20
1998 39.31
1999 39.07
2000 38.06
2001 37.07
2002 36.11
2003 35.17
2004 34.26
2005 33.36
2006 30.05
2007 29.57
2008 30.06
2009 30.22
2010 31.33
2011 30.42
2012 28.34
2013 32.45
2014 33.47
2015 35.64
2016 34.25
2017 34.15
2018 33.93
2019 33.71

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (national estimate) in Honduras was 74.25 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 81.48 in 1974, while its lowest value was 65.00 in 1993.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1974 81.48
1993 65.00
1994 75.90
1999 79.48
2001 73.43
2002 75.00
2003 73.50
2005 73.39
2006 71.38
2007 68.84
2008 70.03
2009 71.85
2010 71.41
2011 69.40
2012 67.69
2013 71.24
2014 73.18
2015 71.79
2016 70.65
2017 72.91
2018 74.25

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 69.15 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 80.91 in 1990, while its lowest value was 69.15 in 2019.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 80.91
1991 80.85
1992 80.37
1993 79.78
1994 80.48
1995 80.27
1996 80.15
1997 79.81
1998 79.82
1999 80.65
2000 79.73
2001 78.78
2002 77.81
2003 76.80
2004 75.76
2005 74.68
2006 72.97
2007 70.43
2008 72.00
2009 73.40
2010 72.60
2011 70.34
2012 69.32
2013 72.28
2014 72.99
2015 71.40
2016 70.08
2017 69.60
2018 69.37
2019 69.15

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (national estimate) in Honduras was 57.57 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 58.78 in 1999, while its lowest value was 47.88 in 1974.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1974 47.88
1993 48.60
1994 51.80
1999 58.78
2001 53.93
2002 52.00
2003 52.20
2005 52.71
2006 49.80
2007 48.33
2008 49.44
2009 50.43
2010 51.47
2011 49.89
2012 48.11
2013 51.64
2014 53.80
2015 54.59
2016 53.38
2017 54.97
2018 57.57

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 51.71 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 59.90 in 1999, while its lowest value was 49.09 in 2012.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 59.62
1991 59.60
1992 59.47
1993 59.31
1994 59.54
1995 59.53
1996 59.54
1997 59.50
1998 59.58
1999 59.90
2000 58.95
2001 58.00
2002 57.06
2003 56.11
2004 55.15
2005 54.18
2006 51.69
2007 50.19
2008 51.25
2009 52.05
2010 52.21
2011 50.62
2012 49.09
2013 52.64
2014 53.51
2015 53.78
2016 52.43
2017 52.14
2018 51.92
2019 51.71

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

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 49.39 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 49.39 in 2019, while its lowest value was 40.95 in 2007.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 45.48
1991 45.69
1992 46.21
1993 46.83
1994 46.50
1995 46.90
1996 47.25
1997 47.82
1998 48.15
1999 47.86
2000 46.72
2001 45.59
2002 45.30
2003 45.03
2004 44.77
2005 44.53
2006 41.65
2007 40.95
2008 42.91
2009 44.29
2010 46.05
2011 43.05
2012 42.06
2013 45.69
2014 48.63
2015 49.14
2016 48.49
2017 49.12
2018 49.25
2019 49.39

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

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 85.71 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 90.46 in 1999, while its lowest value was 84.48 in 2012.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 90.43
1991 90.42
1992 90.22
1993 89.98
1994 90.30
1995 90.22
1996 90.18
1997 90.05
1998 90.07
1999 90.46
2000 89.73
2001 88.89
2002 88.48
2003 88.05
2004 87.59
2005 87.10
2006 86.85
2007 85.50
2008 84.97
2009 85.51
2010 86.42
2011 84.95
2012 84.48
2013 86.40
2014 86.69
2015 86.22
2016 85.85
2017 85.78
2018 85.74
2019 85.71

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

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 67.45 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 68.78 in 1999, while its lowest value was 62.93 in 2007.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 67.52
1991 67.62
1992 67.80
1993 67.99
1994 67.99
1995 68.15
1996 68.32
1997 68.55
1998 68.74
1999 68.78
2000 67.86
2001 66.88
2002 66.54
2003 66.20
2004 65.86
2005 65.50
2006 63.94
2007 62.93
2008 63.67
2009 64.65
2010 66.01
2011 63.78
2012 63.06
2013 65.85
2014 67.49
2015 67.54
2016 67.04
2017 67.33
2018 67.39
2019 67.45

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

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (national estimate) in Honduras was 50.74 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 50.74 in 2018, while its lowest value was 7.75 in 1961.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1961 7.75
1974 16.17
1991 33.22
1992 35.68
1995 34.67
1998 42.28
1999 45.80
2000 44.24
2001 42.55
2002 37.70
2004 38.61
2005 42.24
2006 39.44
2007 38.76
2008 40.27
2009 41.72
2010 43.35
2011 40.46
2012 39.06
2013 43.17
2014 46.97
2015 47.52
2016 46.91
2017 46.77
2018 50.74

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)

Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 47.32 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 47.32 in 2019, while its lowest value was 39.46 in 2007.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 44.04
1991 44.22
1992 44.72
1993 45.30
1994 44.96
1995 45.33
1996 45.64
1997 46.17
1998 46.47
1999 46.15
2000 44.85
2001 43.59
2002 43.41
2003 43.26
2004 43.13
2005 43.01
2006 40.18
2007 39.46
2008 41.38
2009 42.86
2010 44.52
2011 41.61
2012 40.49
2013 44.14
2014 46.87
2015 47.20
2016 46.58
2017 47.14
2018 47.22
2019 47.32

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (national estimate)

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (national estimate) in Honduras was 60.30 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 60.30 in 2018, while its lowest value was 14.71 in 1961.

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. Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate is calculated by dividing female labor force participation rate by male labor force participation rate and multiplying by 100.

Source: Derived using data from International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Labor data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1961 14.71
1974 18.35
1991 38.86
1992 39.96
1995 40.13
1998 48.33
1999 52.02
2000 50.82
2001 50.16
2002 44.35
2004 57.70
2005 50.50
2006 47.32
2007 47.22
2008 49.47
2009 50.70
2010 52.54
2011 49.73
2012 48.78
2013 52.24
2014 55.90
2015 57.03
2016 56.88
2017 55.16
2018 60.30

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 56.62 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 56.62 in 2019, while its lowest value was 46.99 in 2007.

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. Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate is calculated by dividing female labor force participation rate by male labor force participation rate and multiplying by 100.

Source: Derived using data from International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

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Year Value
1990 49.47
1991 49.69
1992 50.35
1993 51.15
1994 50.58
1995 51.05
1996 51.43
1997 52.11
1998 52.44
1999 51.86
2000 50.84
2001 49.91
2002 49.95
2003 50.03
2004 50.14
2005 50.29
2006 47.15
2007 46.99
2008 49.57
2009 50.93
2010 52.49
2011 49.85
2012 48.90
2013 52.01
2014 55.18
2015 55.72
2016 55.56
2017 56.29
2018 56.46
2019 56.62

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

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (national estimate) in Honduras was 84.14 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 89.29 in 1992, while its lowest value was 52.68 in 1961.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1961 52.68
1974 88.10
1991 85.49
1992 89.29
1995 86.40
1998 87.49
1999 88.04
2000 87.05
2001 84.83
2002 85.00
2004 66.92
2005 83.65
2006 83.36
2007 82.08
2008 81.41
2009 82.29
2010 82.51
2011 81.35
2012 80.07
2013 82.63
2014 84.03
2015 83.33
2016 82.49
2017 84.78
2018 84.14

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)

Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 83.57 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 89.02 in 1990, while its lowest value was 82.81 in 2012.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

See also:

Year Value
1990 89.02
1991 89.00
1992 88.81
1993 88.56
1994 88.88
1995 88.79
1996 88.75
1997 88.61
1998 88.62
1999 89.00
2000 88.22
2001 87.33
2002 86.91
2003 86.47
2004 86.01
2005 85.52
2006 85.23
2007 83.98
2008 83.47
2009 84.17
2010 84.82
2011 83.47
2012 82.81
2013 84.86
2014 84.95
2015 84.71
2016 83.85
2017 83.74
2018 83.65
2019 83.57

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

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (national estimate) in Honduras was 66.49 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 57 years was 66.49 in 2018, while its lowest value was 30.14 in 1961.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

See also:

Year Value
1961 30.14
1974 51.03
1987 54.80
1991 57.94
1992 60.81
1995 59.45
1998 63.80
1999 65.88
2000 64.38
2001 62.50
2002 60.10
2004 59.59
2005 61.67
2006 59.86
2007 58.96
2008 59.58
2009 60.81
2010 61.91
2011 59.73
2012 58.40
2013 61.65
2014 64.15
2015 64.09
2016 63.32
2017 64.36
2018 66.49

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)

Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate) in Honduras was 65.22 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 67.09 in 1999, while its lowest value was 61.31 in 2007.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.

See also:

Year Value
1990 65.99
1991 66.08
1992 66.24
1993 66.42
1994 66.40
1995 66.55
1996 66.69
1997 66.90
1998 67.07
1999 67.09
2000 66.06
2001 64.99
2002 64.71
2003 64.43
2004 64.14
2005 63.85
2006 62.28
2007 61.31
2008 62.06
2009 63.17
2010 64.34
2011 62.21
2012 61.33
2013 64.20
2014 65.64
2015 65.70
2016 64.97
2017 65.20
2018 65.21
2019 65.22

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure