Peru Labour Force Participation Rate

2001 - 2019 | Yearly | % | Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion

Peru Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 72.7 % in Dec 2019, compared with 72.3 % in the previous year. Peru Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 2001 to Dec 2019, with an average rate of 72.3 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 74.1 % in Dec 2010 and a record low of 69.2 % in Dec 2001. Peru Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion.

In the latest reports, Peru Population reached 32.8 million people in Jun 2020. Unemployment Rate of Peru dropped to 16.4 % in Oct 2020. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 418.5 USD in Mar 2021.

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Peru Labour Force Participation Rate

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
72.7 2019 72.3 2018 69.2 2001 74.1 2010 % yearly 2001 - 2019

Labour Force Participation Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 59.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 41.7 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Argentina (%) 56.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Armenia (%) 56.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 66.6 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 1978 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) 77.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 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 (%) 68.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 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 (%) 56.8 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2012 - Feb 2021
Brunei (%) 63.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 54.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Cambodia (%) 87.4 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Canada (%) 64.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Chile (%) 57.3 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
China (%) 66.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Colombia (%) 60.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Croatia (%) 51.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 63.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 59.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 69.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Ecuador (%) 64.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 50.5 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Germany (%) 55.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) 66.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Greece (%) 57.6 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 59.6 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1981 - Mar 2021
Hungary (%) 63.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 77.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 61.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 60.8 May 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2021
Italy (%) 48.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 52.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Japan (%) 61.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Mar 2021
Jordan (%) 37.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 69.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Kenya (%) 71.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
South Korea (%) 62.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 69.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) 45.3 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 62.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1998 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 55.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 69.9 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 1996 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (%) 55.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 75.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 68.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
Malta (%) 77.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 75.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 57.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Moldova (%) 40.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (%) 57.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2006 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 50.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 45.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (%) 76.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 56.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Nepal (%) 77.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 68.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 40.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 66.5 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 72.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 72.7 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Philippines (%) 60.5 Jan 2021 quarterly Jul 2003 - Jan 2021
Poland (%) 56.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 58.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 88.2 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Romania (%) 55.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 67.9 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 2009 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 61.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 55.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 68.1 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 59.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (%) 58.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 56.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 57.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1976 - Mar 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 50.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (%) 46.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Sweden (%) 74.5 May 2021 monthly Apr 2005 - May 2021
Switzerland (%) 68.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -9,132.604 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,104.408 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 71,565.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PEN bn) 222.493 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PEN bn) 402.077 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (PEN bn) 207.975 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.979 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 814.9 May 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,206.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 139.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - May 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,397.616 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 50,093.040 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,279.902 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,975.1 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 81.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - May 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 511,660.131 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 360,949.713 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 491.000 Aug 2019 monthly Nov 2003 - Aug 2019
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 743.000 Aug 2019 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2019
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,103.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 891.000 Aug 2019 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2019
Imports: 2007p (USD th) 3,175,235.60 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: 2007p (USD th) 3,837,345.34 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: MINCETUR: South Korea (USD mn) 271.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Mexico (USD mn) 165.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Canada (USD mn) 51.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: India (USD mn) 89.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Trade Index: Terms of Trade (2007=100) 117.546 May 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - May 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 100.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,816.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 3,370.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,254.571 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -66.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,883.756 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 93,270.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 43.4 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,845.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.7 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -5.378 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -83,144.029 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -2,129.318 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 848.693 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -1,257.194 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,105.887 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 8,952.356 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Private Sector: Liabilities: Direct Investment (USD mn) 613.137 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2018
External Liabilities: Medium & Long Term (USD mn) 84,425.253 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Chile (USD mn) 4,004.074 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (USD mn) 1,575.661 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Spain (USD mn) 4,678.807 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (USD mn) 4,642.122 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: USA (USD mn) 2,775.523 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (USD mn) 26,806.346 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Finance (USD mn) 4,794.989 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Energy (USD mn) 3,496.445 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Mining (USD mn) 6,256.984 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Industry (USD mn) 3,216.416 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Communications (USD mn) 5,480.113 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Feb 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 17.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 70,339.346 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 111,767.844 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2021
M2 Growth (%) 27.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 70,315.0 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 37.524 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 17.7 May 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - May 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,972.000 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 85,836.867 May 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 21.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 46,067.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.9 May 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 33,410.3 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 86,721.109 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.11 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.40 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 73,486.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible Foreign Currencies (FCR) (USD mn) 67,902.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2021
Depository Corporations: Broad Money (PEN mn) 288,389.11 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Banking System: Net Domestic Credit (PEN mn) 116,956.557 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 21.4 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2003 - Jun 2021
BCRP Forecast: Consumer Price Index: YoY (%) 2.500 2020 yearly 2016 - 2020

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