Labor Force Participation Rate

Country Last
Slovakia 92.00 Sep/17
Tanzania 86.70 Dec/14
Iceland 83.00 Dec/17
North Korea 79.50 Dec/15
United Kingdom 78.80 Oct/17
Kuwait 77.80 Dec/16
Vietnam 76.70 Sep/17
Estonia 72.20 Dec/17
France 72.00 Dec/17
Sweden 71.80 Jan/18
New Zealand 71.00 Dec/17
Norway 70.10 Sep/17
Macau 69.90 Dec/17
Latvia 69.50 Sep/17
Russia 69.30 Dec/17
Indonesia 69.02 Dec/17
Denmark 68.60 Dec/17
Switzerland 68.60 Sep/17
Belgium 68.40 Sep/17
Malaysia 68.10 Dec/17
Singapore 68.00 Dec/16
Georgia 67.50 Dec/16
Albania 67.10 Sep/17
Barbados 65.90 Jun/17
Ecuador 65.90 Dec/17
Australia 65.60 Jan/18
Canada 65.50 Jan/18
Italy 65.41 Sep/17
Colombia 64.80 Nov/17
Netherlands 64.20 Sep/17
Israel 64.10 Dec/17
Finland 64.00 Dec/17
Armenia 63.40 Sep/17
United States 62.70 Jan/18
Dominican Republic 62.60 Jun/17
Ukraine 62.60 Sep/17
Mongolia 62.40 Dec/17
El Salvador 62.20 Dec/16
Hungary 62.13 Nov/17
Philippines 62.10 Dec/17
Brazil 61.90 Nov/17
Cyprus 61.90 Sep/17
Austria 61.80 Sep/17
Ireland 61.80 Sep/17
South Korea 61.80 Jan/18
Germany 61.50 Sep/17
Hong Kong 61.10 Dec/17
Czech Republic 60.60 Sep/17
Lithuania 60.60 Sep/17
Japan 60.50 Dec/17
Chile 60.10 Dec/17
Luxembourg 59.90 Sep/17
Slovenia 59.20 Sep/17
Mexico 59.10 Dec/17
Portugal 59.00 Dec/17
Taiwan 58.89 Dec/17
South Africa 58.80 Dec/17
Spain 58.80 Dec/17
European Union 58.20 Sep/17
Euro Area 57.30 Sep/17
Costa Rica 57.00 Dec/17
Macedonia 56.82 Sep/17
Poland 56.70 Sep/17
Malta 56.50 Sep/17
Romania 56.10 Sep/17
Bulgaria 55.50 Dec/17
Serbia 55.30 Sep/17
Saudi Arabia 54.80 Sep/17
Sri Lanka 53.60 Sep/17
Turkey 53.20 Nov/17
India 52.50 Dec/13
Greece 52.30 Sep/17
Croatia 52.20 Sep/17
Argentina 46.30 Sep/17
Palestine 44.10 Dec/17
Moldova 43.90 Sep/17
Algeria 41.80 Dec/16
Puerto Rico 40.60 Nov/17
Kosovo 38.70 Dec/16


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.