Niger - Labor force participation rate

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

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1977 6.40
2001 34.80
2005 34.40
2011 59.20

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 Niger was 59.32 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 59.32 in 2017, while its lowest value was 55.51 in 1995.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 56.25
1991 56.38
1992 56.30
1993 56.09
1994 55.82
1995 55.51
1996 55.54
1997 55.54
1998 55.56
1999 55.61
2000 55.69
2001 56.20
2002 56.59
2003 56.90
2004 57.17
2005 57.41
2006 57.81
2007 58.13
2008 58.39
2009 58.58
2010 58.71
2011 58.93
2012 59.05
2013 59.11
2014 59.11
2015 59.07
2016 59.12
2017 59.32

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

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1977 89.20
2001 76.00
2005 81.10
2011 83.50

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 Niger was 84.02 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 84.02 in 2017, while its lowest value was 80.01 in 1995.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 80.86
1991 80.96
1992 80.85
1993 80.62
1994 80.33
1995 80.01
1996 80.09
1997 80.14
1998 80.18
1999 80.24
2000 80.30
2001 80.85
2002 81.23
2003 81.53
2004 81.78
2005 82.01
2006 82.44
2007 82.79
2008 83.06
2009 83.26
2010 83.39
2011 83.61
2012 83.74
2013 83.80
2014 83.81
2015 83.76
2016 83.81
2017 84.02

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

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1977 40.60
2001 53.90
2005 55.70
2011 70.40

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 Niger was 71.50 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 71.50 in 2017, while its lowest value was 66.90 in 1995.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 67.01
1991 67.15
1992 67.18
1993 67.14
1994 67.04
1995 66.90
1996 67.07
1997 67.11
1998 67.10
1999 67.06
2000 67.03
2001 67.64
2002 68.08
2003 68.40
2004 68.67
2005 68.91
2006 69.43
2007 69.84
2008 70.15
2009 70.38
2010 70.52
2011 70.82
2012 71.00
2013 71.07
2014 71.09
2015 71.05
2016 71.20
2017 71.50

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 Niger was 68.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 68.30 in 2011, while its lowest value was 6.10 in 1960.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1960 6.10
1977 7.20
1978 51.20
1988 21.80
2001 39.30
2005 39.00
2011 68.30

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 Niger was 67.49 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 68.13 in 1990, while its lowest value was 67.49 in 2017.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 68.13
1991 68.12
1992 68.03
1993 67.99
1994 67.97
1995 67.94
1996 67.91
1997 67.86
1998 67.87
1999 67.82
2000 67.77
2001 67.79
2002 67.79
2003 67.80
2004 67.77
2005 67.77
2006 67.77
2007 67.74
2008 67.76
2009 67.70
2010 67.71
2011 67.65
2012 67.65
2013 67.62
2014 67.59
2015 67.55
2016 67.52
2017 67.49

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

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (national estimate) in Niger was 75.39 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 101.59 in 1978, while its lowest value was 7.68 in 1977.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1960 11.51
1977 7.68
1978 101.59
1988 25.03
2001 44.97
2005 43.43
2011 75.39

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 Niger was 74.44 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 75.52 in 1995, while its lowest value was 74.26 in 2011.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 75.38
1991 75.30
1992 75.18
1993 75.25
1994 75.39
1995 75.52
1996 75.49
1997 75.41
1998 75.40
1999 75.21
2000 75.00
2001 74.93
2002 74.83
2003 74.77
2004 74.64
2005 74.57
2006 74.51
2007 74.42
2008 74.44
2009 74.31
2010 74.33
2011 74.26
2012 74.34
2013 74.34
2014 74.38
2015 74.38
2016 74.44
2017 74.44

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 Niger was 90.60 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 93.70 in 1977, while its lowest value was 50.40 in 1978.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1960 53.00
1977 93.70
1978 50.40
1988 87.10
2001 87.40
2005 89.80
2011 90.60

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 Niger was 90.66 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 91.12 in 2009, while its lowest value was 89.95 in 1996.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 90.39
1991 90.46
1992 90.49
1993 90.36
1994 90.16
1995 89.96
1996 89.95
1997 89.99
1998 90.02
1999 90.18
2000 90.36
2001 90.47
2002 90.58
2003 90.67
2004 90.80
2005 90.88
2006 90.95
2007 91.02
2008 91.03
2009 91.12
2010 91.09
2011 91.10
2012 91.01
2013 90.95
2014 90.87
2015 90.81
2016 90.70
2017 90.66

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 Niger was 78.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 78.80 in 2011, while its lowest value was 29.40 in 1960.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1960 29.40
1977 48.40
1978 50.80
1988 53.80
2001 62.70
2005 63.80
2011 78.80

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 Niger was 78.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 79.16 in 2009, while its lowest value was 78.40 in 1995.

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. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 78.55
1991 78.58
1992 78.58
1993 78.54
1994 78.48
1995 78.40
1996 78.45
1997 78.49
1998 78.55
1999 78.62
2000 78.70
2001 78.79
2002 78.86
2003 78.92
2004 78.98
2005 79.02
2006 79.08
2007 79.12
2008 79.14
2009 79.16
2010 79.16
2011 79.15
2012 79.12
2013 79.08
2014 79.03
2015 78.98
2016 78.92
2017 78.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure