Country Last Previous
Slovakia 93.4 94
Angola 87.5 89.2
Iceland 80.8 79.9
United Kingdom 79.2 79.2
Vietnam 76.6 76.4
Kuwait 74.8 74.9
Bolivia 73.7 73.1
Sweden 72.8 74.4
Netherlands 71.3 71.2
Namibia 71.2 69.4
Norway 70.9 71.3
North Korea 70.5 70.5
Estonia 70.4 71.7
Macau 70.3 70.5
Latvia 70.1 69.9
Denmark 69.7 69.7
New Zealand 69.7 70.5
France 69.4 71.7
Indonesia 69.32 69.2
Belgium 68.6 68.9
Malaysia 68.4 68.1
Albania 68.1 69.6
Switzerland 68.1 68.1
Singapore 68 67.7
Finland 66.4 66.3
Canada 65 64.6
Australia 64.8 64.9
Italy 64.5 64.5
Jamaica 64.5 65.2
Georgia 63.9 65.8
Dominican Republic 63.4 65.4
Hungary 63.36 63.33
Germany 62.6 62
Cyprus 62.5 62.9
South Korea 62.5 62.4
Ukraine 62.5 63.7
Ecuador 62.3 64.6
El Salvador 62.2 61.3
Japan 62.2 62.1
Lithuania 62.2 62
Malta 62 61.8
Philippines 61.94 55.64
Russia 61.7 61.7
Israel 61.4 61.8
United States 61.4 61.7
Austria 60.3 61.4
Czech Republic 60.3 60.5
Colombia 60.1 59.3
Uruguay 60.1 60.1
Luxembourg 60 60.7
Mongolia 59.8 59
Hong Kong 59.6 59.7
Saudi Arabia 59.4 58.2
Guatemala 59.1 59.3
Taiwan 59.09 59.07
Ireland 58.9 62.7
European Union 58.3 58.3
Spain 57.83 55.54
Slovenia 57.8 57.5
Armenia 57.6 56.1
Costa Rica 57.6 63.4
Cape Verde 57.4 55.6
Macedonia 56.53 57.4
Portugal 56.3 58.6
Euro Area 55.6 56.7
Mexico 55.6 55.1
Rwanda 55.6 55
Poland 55.5 56
Bulgaria 55.2 55
Romania 55.1 54.5
Brazil 54.7 55.3
Chile 52.5 51.8
Serbia 52 54
Croatia 50.8 51.3
Greece 50.8 50.6
Sri Lanka 50.2 51
India 49.8 50.4
Turkey 49.3 48.6
South Africa 47.3 60.3
Algeria 41.7 41.8
Kosovo 41.4 41.9
Puerto Rico 41 39.1
Moldova 39.9 39.1
Palestine 38.6 43.1
Argentina 38.4 47.1
Jordan 34.1 34.1


The labour force participation rates is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides values for Labor Force Participation Rate reported in several countries. The table has current values for Labor Force Participation Rate, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical data charts.