Bahrain Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Bahrain Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 72.6 % in Dec 2020, compared with 73.6 % in the previous year. Bahrain Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2020, with an average rate of 68.6 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 73.6 % in Dec 2019 and a record low of 64.5 % in Dec 1991. Bahrain Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by CEIC Data.

In the latest reports, Bahrain Population reached 1.5 million people in Jun 2019. Unemployment Rate of Bahrain increased to 4.3 % in Dec 2016.

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Bahrain Labour Force Participation Rate

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
72.6 2020 73.6 2019 64.5 1991 73.6 2019 % yearly 1990 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 41.7 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Argentina (%) 56.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Armenia (%) 60.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 66.6 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 78.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 63.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bahrain (%) 72.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 55.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (%) 87.0 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Belgium (%) 69.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 62.4 2017 yearly 1999 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 42.1 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Botswana (%) 69.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Brazil (%) 56.6 Nov 2020 monthly Mar 2012 - Nov 2020
Brunei (%) 63.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 55.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 87.4 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Canada (%) 64.3 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2020
Chile (%) 56.6 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
China (%) 66.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Colombia (%) 61.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 51.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 62.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2004 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 59.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 69.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 62.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 42.2 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Estonia (%) 63.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 56.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Finland (%) 65.6 Dec 2020 monthly May 2004 - Dec 2020
France (%) 72.0 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2019
Georgia (%) 62.9 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Germany (%) 56.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 67.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Greece (%) 58.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 59.6 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1981 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 63.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 79.3 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
India (%) 46.3 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 67.8 Aug 2020 semiannually Feb 2005 - Aug 2020
Iran (%) 38.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020
Ireland (%) 62.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 60.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Jan 2021
Italy (%) 48.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 52.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Japan (%) 62.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 37.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 69.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 71.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
South Korea (%) 61.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1999 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) 40.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) 71.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 60.2 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Laos (%) 77.3 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Latvia (%) 70.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 45.3 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 62.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1998 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 55.2 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Macau SAR, China (%) 70.4 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1996 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) 55.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 75.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 68.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2020
Malta (%) 77.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 73.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Mexico (%) 56.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 41.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Sep 2020
Mongolia (%) 59.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2006 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (%) 53.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 44.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (%) 77.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 56.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Nepal (%) 77.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 68.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 70.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 53.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Norway (%) 63.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Oman (%) 67.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 50.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 41.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 66.5 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 70.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 72.7 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Philippines (%) 58.7 Oct 2020 quarterly Jul 2003 - Oct 2020
Poland (%) 56.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
Portugal (%) 58.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Qatar (%) 88.2 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Romania (%) 55.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2020
Russia (%) 67.9 Sep 2020 monthly Aug 2009 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 59.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 54.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 68.1 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 59.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2020
Slovenia (%) 57.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 54.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 58.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1976 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 51.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Sep 2020
Sudan (%) 46.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Sweden (%) 71.3 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2005 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (%) 68.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,850.646 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 761.088 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 2.1 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
National Government Debt (USD mn) 34,778.1 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 4.492 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 22.934 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.208 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -695.966 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 286.169 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 13,079.400 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.359 2025 yearly 1996 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 856.2 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,752.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 0.4 2019 yearly 1967 - 2019
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,508,843.534 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,584.395 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 952.120 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,578.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -17.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2019 - Sep 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 126,221.920 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 38,700.526 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 44.727 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 56.908 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 45.669 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 1994 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 140.735 Sep 2019 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2019
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 6,813.000 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 6,491.000 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 6,836.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2018
BH: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 133.571 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 178.036 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Export Value Index (2000=100) 294.754 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BH: Import Value Index (2000=100) 278.315 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -197.0 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -713.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.3 2014 yearly 1997 - 2014
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 941.6 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,504.780 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 28.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.008 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 26,197.814 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 2,418.351 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 4,494.415 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 32,515.691 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Equity (USD mn) 981.915 2011 yearly 1975 - 2011
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) 2,775.798 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) -2,201.330 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -4,977.128 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 3,845.745 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) 28.800 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -2,987.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,316.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,303.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) -298.600 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 518.300 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 428.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -489.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 876.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,726.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 337.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -1,086.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -1,086.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -850.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) 154.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 322.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) 273.000 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) 1,298.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) -1,025.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -575.300 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -193.100 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 9,852.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 50,541.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 40,689.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 12,841.000 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 7,767.210 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 34,141.581 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 6.5 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1975 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,883.2 Sep 2020 monthly Oct 1965 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.338 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.4 2019 yearly 1966 - 2019
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.649 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1966 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 44,959.198 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) -5.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,528.8 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1991 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 14.4 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,113.042 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.22 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 72.90 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 14,062.900 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 1991 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2 (BHD mn) 12,764.300 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (BHD mn) 2,884.100 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Currency in Circulation (BHD mn) 742.900 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2020
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 16,887.600 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 10,196.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 4,596.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,303.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

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