Country Last Previous
Bolivia 73.7 73.1
Canada 65.2 65
El Salvador 62.2 61.3
United States 61.7 61.4
Jamaica 61.3 65.6
Uruguay 60.8 60.1
Colombia 60.1 59.3
Ecuador 60.1 62.3
Guatemala 59.1 59.3
Costa Rica 57.6 63.4
Mexico 57.4 55.6
Dominican Republic 56.7 63.4
Brazil 55.1 54.7
Chile 55 53.4
Puerto Rico 40.1 40.7
Argentina 38.4 47.1


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 part of America. 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.