India Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

India Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 49.2 % in Dec 2020, compared with 49.3 % in the previous year. India Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2020, with an average rate of 57.5 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 58.4 % in Dec 1990 and a record low of 49.2 % in Dec 2020. India Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by CEIC Data.

In the latest reports, India Population reached 1,341.0 million people in Mar 2020. Unemployment Rate of India increased to 5.4 % in Dec 2020.

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India Labour Force Participation Rate

What was India's Labour Force Participation Rate in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
49.2 2020 49.3 2019 49.2 2020 58.4 1990 % 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 (%) 61.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Armenia (%) 57.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Australia (%) 65.5 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2020
Austria (%) 78.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 66.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bahrain (%) 73.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 59.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (%) 87.0 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 5,936.349 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1997 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 15,186.761 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1997 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 6.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 1,455,574.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 52.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (INR bn) 95,981.513 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (INR bn) 291,828.922 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (INR bn) 65,839.094 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Govt Expenditure: CGA: Revenue Acc (INR mn) 1,505,250.000 Oct 2020 monthly Apr 1997 - Oct 2020
Govt Expenditure: CGA: Capital Acc (INR mn) 315,190.000 Oct 2020 monthly Apr 1997 - Oct 2020
CGA: Government Receipts: Gross Tax Revenue (INR mn) 1,504,640.000 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2020
CGA: Government Receipts: Gross Tax Revenue: Union Excise Duties (INR mn) 357,030.000 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2020
Central Government Debt (INR mn) 107,042,936.600 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: Public (INR mn) 97,467,695.100 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: Public: External (INR mn) 6,304,606.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: Public: Domestic (INR mn) 91,163,088.600 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020

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