Australia Labour Force

Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data was reported at 64.913 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 65.030 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data is updated yearly, averaging 64.228 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 65.616 % in 2008 and a record low of 62.573 % in 1993. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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64.913

2019
Previous

65.030

2018
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62.573

1993
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65.616

2008
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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64.913

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65.030

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15-24

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15-24 data was reported at 65.982 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 66.316 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15-24 data is updated yearly, averaging 69.917 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 72.199 % in 1990 and a record low of 65.982 % in 2019. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15-24 data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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65.982

2019
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66.316

2018
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65.982

2019
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72.199

1990
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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65.982

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66.316

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data was reported at 59.591 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 59.645 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data is updated yearly, averaging 56.552 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 59.693 % in 2017 and a record low of 51.752 % in 1993. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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59.591

2019
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59.645

2018
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51.752

1993
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59.693

2017
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%

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yearly

Range

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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59.591

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59.645

% 2018

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: Aged 15-24

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: Aged 15-24 data was reported at 65.601 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 65.845 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: Aged 15-24 data is updated yearly, averaging 67.695 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 69.662 % in 2007 and a record low of 65.495 % in 1993. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Female: Aged 15-24 data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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65.601

2019
Previous

65.845

2018
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65.495

1993
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69.662

2007
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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65.601

% 2019

65.845

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: % of Male Population Aged 15+

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: % of Male Population Aged 15+ data was reported at 70.350 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 70.531 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: % of Male Population Aged 15+ data is updated yearly, averaging 72.309 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 75.770 % in 1990 and a record low of 70.350 % in 2019. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: % of Male Population Aged 15+ data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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70.350

2019
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70.531

2018
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70.350

2019
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75.770

1990
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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70.350

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70.531

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yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: Aged 15-24

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: Aged 15-24 data was reported at 66.348 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 66.766 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: Aged 15-24 data is updated yearly, averaging 71.623 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 75.389 % in 1990 and a record low of 66.348 % in 2019. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Male: Aged 15-24 data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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66.348

2019
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66.766

2018
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66.348

2019
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75.389

1990
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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66.348

% 2019

66.766

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Ratio of Female to Male

1990 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Ratio of Female to Male data was reported at 84.706 % in Dec 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 84.566 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Ratio of Female to Male data is updated yearly, averaging 78.604 % from Dec 1990 to 2019, with 30 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 84.706 % in 2019 and a record low of 69.051 % in 1990. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: Ratio of Female to Male data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; Derived using data from International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; National estimates are also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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84.706

2019
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84.566

2018
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69.051

1990
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84.706

2019
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%

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yearly

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1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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84.706

% 2019

84.566

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+

1961 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data was reported at 65.630 % in Dec 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 65.166 % for Dec 2017. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data is updated yearly, averaging 63.149 % from Dec 1961 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 65.630 % in 2018 and a record low of 57.430 % in 1961. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+ data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; The series for ILO estimates is also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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65.630

2018
Previous

65.166

2017
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57.430

1961
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65.630

2018
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%

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yearly

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1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019
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65.630

% 2018

65.166

% 2017

yearly

1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Aged 15-24

1961 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Aged 15-24 data was reported at 67.849 % in Dec 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 66.895 % for Dec 2017. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Aged 15-24 data is updated yearly, averaging 70.161 % from Dec 1961 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 72.175 % in 1980 and a record low of 63.980 % in 1971. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Aged 15-24 data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; The series for ILO estimates is also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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67.849

2018
Previous

66.895

2017
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63.980

1971
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72.175

1980
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%

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yearly

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1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019
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67.849

% 2018

66.895

% 2017

yearly

1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+

1961 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data was reported at 60.494 % in Dec 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 59.844 % for Dec 2017. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data is updated yearly, averaging 53.615 % from Dec 1961 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 60.494 % in 2018 and a record low of 28.860 % in 1961. Australia’s AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: National Estimate: Female: % of Female Population Aged 15+ data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Labour Force. 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.; ; International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in September 2019.; Weighted average; The series for ILO estimates is also available in the WDI database. Caution should be used when comparing ILO estimates with national estimates.

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60.494

2018
Previous

59.844

2017
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28.860

1961
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60.494

2018
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%

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yearly

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1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019
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60.494

% 2018

59.844

% 2017

yearly

1961 - 2018

Updated on 28 Sep 2019

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AU: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population Aged 15+
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