Syrian Arab Republic - 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 Syrian Arab Republic was 9.10 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 49 years was 30.10 in 2002, while its lowest value was 8.10 in 1981.

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
1960 10.80
1970 10.90
1981 8.10
1983 13.10
1984 15.20
1998 16.80
1999 22.00
2000 18.90
2001 23.60
2002 30.10
2003 18.80
2006 12.40
2007 11.30
2008 11.30
2009 9.10

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 8.16 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 26.56 in 1990, while its lowest value was 8.16 in 2017.

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 26.56
1991 26.24
1992 25.85
1993 25.56
1994 25.31
1995 25.06
1996 22.07
1997 19.36
1998 16.92
1999 18.09
2000 19.33
2001 19.21
2002 19.10
2003 19.03
2004 16.66
2005 14.60
2006 12.83
2007 11.64
2008 11.35
2009 9.15
2010 9.03
2011 8.90
2012 8.73
2013 8.54
2014 8.39
2015 8.34
2016 8.33
2017 8.16

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 49.50 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 49 years was 75.80 in 1960, while its lowest value was 49.50 in 2009.

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
1960 75.80
1970 65.90
1981 65.30
1983 50.40
1984 62.10
1998 69.50
1999 64.30
2000 62.50
2001 70.10
2002 72.80
2003 61.20
2006 53.30
2007 53.20
2008 52.70
2009 49.50

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 47.48 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 76.25 in 1990, while its lowest value was 47.48 in 2017.

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 76.25
1991 74.53
1992 72.25
1993 71.24
1994 70.66
1995 70.12
1996 70.07
1997 70.02
1998 69.97
1999 67.07
2000 64.03
2001 63.25
2002 62.49
2003 61.76
2004 59.29
2005 56.85
2006 54.49
2007 53.94
2008 53.29
2009 50.17
2010 49.81
2011 49.61
2012 49.06
2013 48.49
2014 47.96
2015 47.60
2016 47.60
2017 47.48

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

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 29.60 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 49 years was 52.10 in 2002, while its lowest value was 29.60 in 2009.

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
1960 43.20
1970 39.10
1981 37.40
1983 31.60
1984 39.20
1998 42.80
1999 43.40
2000 41.00
2001 47.20
2002 52.10
2003 40.60
2006 34.40
2007 32.90
2008 32.30
2009 29.60

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 28.60 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 51.79 in 1990, while its lowest value was 28.60 in 2017.

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 51.79
1991 50.77
1992 49.43
1993 48.80
1994 48.39
1995 47.99
1996 46.50
1997 45.14
1998 43.92
1999 43.03
2000 42.12
2001 41.67
2002 41.26
2003 40.89
2004 38.50
2005 36.27
2006 34.18
2007 33.28
2008 32.77
2009 30.08
2010 29.84
2011 29.78
2012 29.54
2013 29.27
2014 29.02
2015 28.86
2016 28.80
2017 28.60

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 14.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 23.50 in 2002, while its lowest value was 7.10 in 1981.

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 7.90
1970 8.60
1981 7.10
1983 11.90
1984 12.10
1989 8.20
1991 10.20
1993 19.50
1995 17.30
1997 11.30
1998 16.70
1999 20.00
2000 20.60
2001 21.30
2002 23.50
2003 18.80
2006 15.00
2007 14.10
2008 14.70
2009 13.00
2010 12.90
2011 14.80

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 11.87 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 23.22 in 1995, while its lowest value was 11.87 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 22.45
1991 22.57
1992 22.73
1993 22.89
1994 23.06
1995 23.22
1996 20.92
1997 18.82
1998 16.90
1999 18.37
2000 20.07
2001 19.75
2002 19.44
2003 19.15
2004 17.61
2005 16.23
2006 15.03
2007 14.19
2008 14.78
2009 13.04
2010 13.24
2011 13.06
2012 12.86
2013 12.63
2014 12.36
2015 12.07
2016 12.14
2017 11.87

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

Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 20.79 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 28.80 in 2002, while its lowest value was 8.98 in 1981.

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 9.43
1970 10.89
1981 8.98
1983 15.80
1984 15.36
1989 18.89
1991 22.87
1993 24.19
1995 22.61
1997 15.83
1998 19.93
1999 24.81
2000 25.78
2001 25.57
2002 28.80
2003 24.58
2006 20.24
2007 19.16
2008 20.11
2009 18.16
2010 17.87
2011 20.79

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 16.92 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 28.29 in 1995, while its lowest value was 16.92 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. 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 26.19
1991 26.67
1992 27.30
1993 27.69
1994 28.00
1995 28.29
1996 25.35
1997 22.71
1998 20.34
1999 22.44
2000 25.03
2001 24.75
2002 24.54
2003 24.48
2004 22.82
2005 21.31
2006 19.93
2007 19.10
2008 19.94
2009 17.94
2010 18.19
2011 17.93
2012 17.71
2013 17.48
2014 17.25
2015 17.03
2016 17.19
2017 16.92

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 71.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 83.80 in 1998, while its lowest value was 43.40 in 1989.

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 83.80
1970 79.00
1981 79.10
1983 75.30
1984 78.80
1989 43.40
1991 44.60
1993 80.60
1995 76.50
1997 71.40
1998 83.80
1999 80.60
2000 79.90
2001 83.30
2002 81.60
2003 76.50
2006 74.10
2007 73.60
2008 73.10
2009 71.60
2010 72.20
2011 71.20

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 70.15 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 85.70 in 1990, while its lowest value was 70.15 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 85.70
1991 84.64
1992 83.26
1993 82.66
1994 82.35
1995 82.07
1996 82.51
1997 82.84
1998 83.09
1999 81.87
2000 80.18
2001 79.81
2002 79.21
2003 78.22
2004 77.18
2005 76.16
2006 75.40
2007 74.33
2008 74.12
2009 72.70
2010 72.78
2011 72.85
2012 72.62
2013 72.22
2014 71.64
2015 70.89
2016 70.60
2017 70.15

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 43.40 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 53.30 in 2002, while its lowest value was 26.20 in 1989.

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 45.90
1970 44.80
1981 43.80
1983 43.80
1984 45.70
1989 26.20
1991 27.80
1993 50.80
1995 49.20
1997 41.70
1998 49.70
1999 50.90
2000 50.90
2001 53.00
2002 53.30
2003 48.10
2006 45.80
2007 44.20
2008 44.40
2009 42.90
2010 42.70
2011 43.40

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 41.07 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 54.15 in 1990, while its lowest value was 41.07 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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 54.15
1991 53.70
1992 53.09
1993 52.88
1994 52.81
1995 52.76
1996 51.83
1997 50.93
1998 50.10
1999 50.23
2000 50.26
2001 49.97
2002 49.60
2003 49.04
2004 47.82
2005 46.64
2006 45.61
2007 44.56
2008 44.64
2009 42.98
2010 43.06
2011 42.98
2012 42.78
2013 42.49
2014 42.09
2015 41.59
2016 41.46
2017 41.07

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Labor force structure