St. Lucia - 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 St. Lucia was 60.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 60.20 in 2016, while its lowest value was 44.40 in 2001.

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
1991 46.90
2001 44.40
2003 55.30
2004 52.20
2005 52.60
2006 53.40
2007 47.70
2016 60.20

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 St. Lucia was 43.08 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 47.80 in 2006, while its lowest value was 41.87 in 2011.

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 47.10
1991 46.96
1992 46.96
1993 46.99
1994 46.94
1995 46.73
1996 46.37
1997 45.86
1998 45.28
1999 44.78
2000 44.44
2001 44.30
2002 44.84
2003 45.90
2004 47.26
2005 47.73
2006 47.80
2007 46.74
2008 45.62
2009 43.80
2010 41.88
2011 41.87
2012 41.97
2013 42.31
2014 42.58
2015 42.79
2016 42.79
2017 43.08

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 68.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 70.60 in 1991, while its lowest value was 56.40 in 2007.

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
1991 70.60
2001 61.70
2003 62.60
2004 62.00
2005 61.90
2006 63.30
2007 56.40
2016 68.20

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 St. Lucia was 63.48 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 70.54 in 1990, while its lowest value was 59.74 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, ILOSTAT database. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 70.54
1991 70.53
1992 69.89
1993 69.23
1994 68.46
1995 67.52
1996 66.50
1997 65.38
1998 64.23
1999 63.14
2000 62.18
2001 61.40
2002 61.74
2003 61.52
2004 60.86
2005 61.33
2006 60.73
2007 60.90
2008 60.14
2009 59.80
2010 59.74
2011 60.15
2012 61.06
2013 61.87
2014 62.54
2015 62.81
2016 63.25
2017 63.48

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 64.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 64.50 in 2016, while its lowest value was 52.30 in 2007.

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
1991 58.60
2001 53.00
2003 59.40
2004 57.30
2005 57.40
2006 58.20
2007 52.30
2016 64.50

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 St. Lucia was 53.30 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 58.60 in 1990, while its lowest value was 50.77 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, ILOSTAT database. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 58.60
1991 58.53
1992 58.22
1993 57.91
1994 57.49
1995 56.92
1996 56.24
1997 55.44
1998 54.60
1999 53.82
2000 53.18
2001 52.73
2002 53.16
2003 53.58
2004 53.95
2005 54.43
2006 54.17
2007 53.73
2008 52.81
2009 51.75
2010 50.77
2011 51.00
2012 51.52
2013 52.10
2014 52.58
2015 52.83
2016 53.04
2017 53.30

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 St. Lucia was 67.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 67.40 in 2016, while its lowest value was 48.50 in 1991.

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
1991 48.50
1993 61.20
1994 59.60
1995 58.20
1996 58.10
1997 59.70
1998 59.50
1999 62.00
2000 62.00
2001 53.60
2003 62.20
2004 61.80
2005 60.80
2006 61.40
2007 59.30
2008 52.40
2009 57.60
2010 61.00
2011 61.80
2012 64.60
2013 63.40
2015 66.00
2016 67.40

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 St. Lucia was 61.16 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 61.16 in 2017, while its lowest value was 47.30 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, ILOSTAT database. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

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Year Value
1990 47.30
1991 47.78
1992 48.43
1993 49.08
1994 49.71
1995 50.28
1996 50.84
1997 51.35
1998 51.83
1999 52.31
2000 52.81
2001 53.37
2002 54.11
2003 55.23
2004 56.58
2005 57.33
2006 58.33
2007 58.66
2008 59.07
2009 59.07
2010 58.90
2011 59.26
2012 59.52
2013 59.86
2014 60.20
2015 60.62
2016 60.90
2017 61.16

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

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 86.19 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 88.22 in 2006, while its lowest value was 61.47 in 1991.

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
1991 61.47
1993 77.57
1994 78.11
1995 74.14
1996 74.77
1997 76.15
1998 77.27
1999 80.52
2000 82.67
2001 70.99
2003 82.71
2004 83.74
2005 79.79
2006 88.22
2007 81.01
2008 79.76
2009 82.05
2010 81.33
2011 85.01
2012 87.53
2013 83.97
2015 84.29
2016 86.19

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 St. Lucia was 80.55 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 80.55 in 2017, while its lowest value was 60.48 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. 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 60.48
1991 61.00
1992 62.04
1993 63.08
1994 64.12
1995 65.14
1996 66.18
1997 67.18
1998 68.17
1999 69.15
2000 70.14
2001 71.14
2002 71.92
2003 73.34
2004 75.16
2005 75.86
2006 77.19
2007 77.44
2008 78.13
2009 78.25
2010 78.17
2011 78.59
2012 78.78
2013 79.10
2014 79.44
2015 79.96
2016 80.24
2017 80.55

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 St. Lucia was 78.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 78.90 in 1993, while its lowest value was 65.70 in 2008.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1991 78.90
1993 78.90
1994 76.30
1995 78.50
1996 77.70
1997 78.40
1998 77.00
1999 77.00
2000 75.00
2001 75.50
2003 75.20
2004 73.80
2005 76.20
2006 69.60
2007 73.20
2008 65.70
2009 70.20
2010 75.00
2011 72.70
2012 73.80
2013 75.50
2015 78.30
2016 78.20

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 St. Lucia was 75.93 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 78.33 in 1991, while its lowest value was 75.02 in 2001.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 78.21
1991 78.33
1992 78.06
1993 77.81
1994 77.53
1995 77.20
1996 76.83
1997 76.44
1998 76.03
1999 75.64
2000 75.29
2001 75.02
2002 75.24
2003 75.32
2004 75.27
2005 75.57
2006 75.57
2007 75.74
2008 75.60
2009 75.49
2010 75.34
2011 75.40
2012 75.55
2013 75.67
2014 75.78
2015 75.81
2016 75.90
2017 75.93

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 St. Lucia was 72.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 72.80 in 2016, while its lowest value was 58.90 in 2008.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1991 63.00
1993 69.40
1994 67.40
1995 67.80
1996 67.30
1997 68.60
1998 68.00
1999 69.50
2000 69.00
2001 64.20
2003 68.70
2004 67.20
2005 68.20
2006 65.60
2007 66.00
2008 58.90
2009 63.60
2010 67.90
2011 67.10
2012 69.00
2013 69.20
2015 72.20
2016 72.80

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 St. Lucia was 68.34 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 68.34 in 2017, while its lowest value was 62.34 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, ILOSTAT database. Early release of the 2017 ILO Labour Force Estimates and Projections, retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1990 62.34
1991 62.65
1992 62.85
1993 63.06
1994 63.24
1995 63.36
1996 63.46
1997 63.52
1998 63.57
1999 63.62
2000 63.71
2001 63.86
2002 64.35
2003 64.95
2004 65.62
2005 66.16
2006 66.69
2007 66.95
2008 67.10
2009 67.06
2010 66.91
2011 67.12
2012 67.32
2013 67.56
2014 67.78
2015 68.01
2016 68.19
2017 68.34

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure