Labour Force Participation Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Australia (%) monthly Feb 1978 - May 2020

63.1

% May 2020

63.7

% Apr 2020

monthly

Feb 1978 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Brazil (%) monthly Mar 2012 - May 2020

56.8

% May 2020

59.0

% Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Canada (%) monthly Jan 1976 - May 2020

62.0

% May 2020

59.5

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
China (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

68.0

% 2019

68.5

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
European Union (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

56.9

% 2019

57.1

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-20
Germany (%) quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

55.9

% Mar 2020

56.2

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-19
Greece (%) monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

56.7

% Mar 2020

57.6

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
India (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

49.3

% 2019

49.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Indonesia (%) semiannually Feb 2005 - Feb 2020

69.2

% Feb 2020

67.5

% Aug 2019

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Italy (%) quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

49.0

% Mar 2020

49.9

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Japan (%) monthly Jan 1968 - May 2020

61.8

% May 2020

61.5

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Malaysia (%) monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2020

68.6

% Mar 2020

68.7

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Russia (%) monthly Aug 2009 - Dec 2019

68.5

% Dec 2019

68.7

% Nov 2019

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Singapore (%) yearly 1991 - 2019

68.0

% 2019

67.7

% 2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-28
South Africa (%) quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

60.3

% Mar 2020

59.8

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Turkey (%) monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

48.4

% Mar 2020

49.9

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
United Kingdom (%) monthly Feb 1971 - Mar 2020

64.2

% Mar 2020

64.5

% Feb 2020

monthly

Feb 1971 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
United States (%) monthly Jan 1948 - May 2020

60.7

% May 2020

60.0

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05

All countries/regions

Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania (%) quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

60.0

% Mar 2020

60.6

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Algeria (%) yearly 2003 - 2018

41.7

% 2018

41.8

% 2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Argentina (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

61.3

% 2019

61.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Armenia (%) quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

56.6

% Dec 2019

60.1

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-05
Australia (%) monthly Feb 1978 - May 2020

63.1

% May 2020

63.7

% Apr 2020

monthly

Feb 1978 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Austria (%) quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

75.9

% Mar 2020

77.1

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Azerbaijan (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

66.5

% 2019

66.8

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Bahrain (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

73.4

% 2019

73.1

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Bangladesh (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

59.0

% 2019

59.0

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Belarus (%) yearly 1995 - 2018

87.1

% 2018

86.9

% 2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-30
Belgium (%) quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

68.9

% Dec 2019

69.6

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Bolivia (%) yearly 1999 - 2017

62.4

% 2017

65.6

% 2016

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2019-10-02
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) yearly 2006 - 2019

42.1

% 2019

42.1

% 2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-03
Botswana (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

70.8

% 2019

70.7

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Brazil (%) monthly Mar 2012 - May 2020

56.8

% May 2020

59.0

% Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Brunei (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

64.7

% 2019

64.9

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Bulgaria (%) quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2020

55.0

% Mar 2020

56.4

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Cambodia (%) yearly 2007 - 2017

84.3

% 2017

84.0

% 2016

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2019-11-08
Canada (%) monthly Jan 1976 - May 2020

62.0

% May 2020

59.5

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Chile (%) monthly Mar 2009 - Apr 2020

57.9

% Apr 2020

62.5

% Mar 2020

monthly

Mar 2009 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
China (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

68.0

% 2019

68.5

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Colombia (%) quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

61.6

% Mar 2020

63.8

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Croatia (%) quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2019

51.4

% Sep 2019

50.7

% Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2019-12-20
Cyprus (%) quarterly Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

62.5

% Mar 2020

62.9

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Czech Republic (%) quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2020

59.9

% Mar 2020

60.3

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Denmark (%) yearly 2006 - 2018

77.1

% 2018

76.4

% 2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Ecuador (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

68.0

% 2019

68.0

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Egypt (%) yearly 2009 - 2018

43.3

% 2018

45.0

% 2017

yearly

2009 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-02
Estonia (%) quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

63.5

% Mar 2020

63.9

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
European Union (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

56.9

% 2019

57.1

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-20
Finland (%) monthly May 2004 - May 2020

67.4

% May 2020

64.9

% Apr 2020

monthly

May 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-24
Georgia (%) yearly 1998 - 2018

63.9

% 2018

65.8

% 2017

yearly

1998 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-16
Germany (%) quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

55.9

% Mar 2020

56.2

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-19
Greece (%) monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

56.7

% Mar 2020

57.6

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) monthly Dec 1981 - Apr 2020

59.2

% Apr 2020

59.5

% Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1981 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-19
Hungary (%) quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

62.6

% Mar 2020

63.0

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (%) monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

75.8

% Apr 2020

78.3

% Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
India (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

49.3

% 2019

49.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Indonesia (%) semiannually Feb 2005 - Feb 2020

69.2

% Feb 2020

67.5

% Aug 2019

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Iran (%) quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

38.3

% Mar 2020

40.1

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-19
Israel (%) monthly Jan 2012 - May 2020

61.3

% May 2020

61.6

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Italy (%) quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

49.0

% Mar 2020

49.9

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Ivory Coast (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

57.0

% 2019

57.0

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Japan (%) monthly Jan 1968 - May 2020

61.8

% May 2020

61.5

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1968 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Jordan (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

39.3

% 2019

39.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Kazakhstan (%) quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

69.8

% Mar 2020

70.2

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Kenya (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

74.7

% 2019

74.5

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Kosovo (%) yearly 2002 - 2019

40.5

% 2019

40.9

% 2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-02
Kuwait (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

73.5

% 2019

73.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Kyrgyzstan (%) yearly 1994 - 2018

59.8

% 2018

60.1

% 2017

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-14
Laos (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

78.5

% 2019

78.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Latvia (%) quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

69.9

% Mar 2020

69.5

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Lebanon (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

47.0

% 2019

47.0

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Lithuania (%) quarterly Jun 1998 - Dec 2019

62.2

% Dec 2019

62.0

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
Luxembourg (%) yearly 2000 - 2019

55.2

% 2019

54.7

% 2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-22
Macau SAR, China (%) monthly Sep 1996 - Apr 2020

70.0

% Apr 2020

70.5

% Mar 2020

monthly

Sep 1996 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Malawi (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

76.7

% 2019

76.6

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Malaysia (%) monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2020

68.6

% Mar 2020

68.7

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2015 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Malta (%) quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2020

77.2

% Mar 2020

76.6

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-25
Mauritius (%) quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

59.6

% Dec 2019

58.7

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Mexico (%) monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

59.8

% Mar 2020

60.1

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-27
Moldova (%) quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

40.8

% Dec 2019

43.6

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Mongolia (%) quarterly Sep 2006 - Mar 2020

59.0

% Mar 2020

60.7

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Montenegro (%) quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

56.6

% Mar 2020

56.7

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Morocco (%) quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

45.9

% Dec 2019

44.9

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Myanmar (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

61.7

% 2019

61.9

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Nepal (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

83.8

% 2019

83.7

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Netherlands (%) monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

70.7

% Mar 2020

70.7

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-16
New Zealand (%) quarterly Mar 1986 - Mar 2020

70.7

% Mar 2020

70.5

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Nigeria (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

52.9

% 2019

53.1

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
North Macedonia (%) quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

57.5

% Dec 2019

57.2

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Norway (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

63.8

% 2019

63.9

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Oman (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

72.4

% 2019

71.9

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Pakistan (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

52.6

% 2019

52.4

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Panama (%) yearly 2003 - 2019

66.5

% 2019

65.4

% 2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-28
Peru (%) yearly 2001 - 2018

72.3

% 2018

72.4

% 2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-08-14
Philippines (%) quarterly Jul 2003 - Jan 2020

61.7

% Jan 2020

61.5

% Oct 2019

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-03-05
Poland (%) quarterly Dec 1998 - Mar 2020

56.0

% Mar 2020

56.0

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Portugal (%) quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

58.6

% Mar 2020

59.3

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-06
Qatar (%) yearly 2006 - 2018

88.3

% 2018

88.4

% 2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Romania (%) quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2019

55.8

% Sep 2019

55.8

% Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-10
Russia (%) monthly Aug 2009 - Dec 2019

68.5

% Dec 2019

68.7

% Nov 2019

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Saudi Arabia (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

55.9

% 2019

55.5

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Serbia (%) quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

54.0

% Mar 2020

55.0

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Singapore (%) yearly 1991 - 2019

68.0

% 2019

67.7

% 2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-28
Slovakia (%) quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

59.1

% Mar 2020

59.8

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Slovenia (%) quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

57.8

% Mar 2020

57.5

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-19
South Africa (%) quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

60.3

% Mar 2020

59.8

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
South Korea (%) monthly Jun 1999 - Apr 2020

62.0

% Apr 2020

62.2

% Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Spain (%) quarterly Sep 1976 - Mar 2020

58.2

% Mar 2020

58.7

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-28
Sri Lanka (%) quarterly Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

51.0

% Mar 2020

51.9

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Sudan (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

48.4

% 2019

48.5

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Sweden (%) monthly Apr 2005 - May 2020

73.3

% May 2020

72.4

% Apr 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-17
Switzerland (%) quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

68.1

% Mar 2020

68.1

% Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Syria (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

44.1

% 2019

44.2

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Taiwan (%) monthly Jan 1978 - Apr 2020

59.1

% Apr 2020

59.1

% Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1978 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Tajikistan (%) yearly 1990 - 2018

45.7

% 2018

46.2

% 2017

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-19
Thailand (%) monthly Jan 2013 - Mar 2020

67.3

% Mar 2020

67.7

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-11
Tunisia (%) yearly 1999 - 2014

46.6

% 2014

47.8

% 2012

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2019-09-30
Turkey (%) monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

48.4

% Mar 2020

49.9

% Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Ukraine (%) quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

63.2

% Dec 2019

64.0

% Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-24
United Arab Emirates (%) yearly 1990 - 2019

82.1

% 2019

82.1

% 2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
United Kingdom (%) monthly Feb 1971 - Mar 2020

64.2

% Mar 2020

64.5

% Feb 2020

monthly

Feb 1971 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
United States (%) monthly Jan 1948 - May 2020

60.7

% May 2020

60.0

% Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1948 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Uruguay (%) monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2020

57.7

% Apr 2020

59.0

% Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Venezuela (%) monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

67.9

% Dec 2018

67.3

% Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Vietnam (%) quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

76.6

% Dec 2018

76.4

% Sep 2018

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2020-02-25
Yemen (%) yearly 2004 - 2014

36.3

% 2014

41.8

% 2010

yearly

2004 - 2014

Updated on 2020-05-12