India Labor force participation
(percent, source: The World Bank)
India Labor force participation rate: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1990 to 2011. The average value for India during that period was 59.55 percent with a minumum of 55.6 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 61 percent in 1990.
The labor force participation rate is the percent of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active. That includes the employed and the unemployed individuals. The global economy explained in our brief and easy guide to the world economy. Labor force participation rankings around the world. Create and download charts for India Labor force participation and other indicators with the country comparator.
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World Bank definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.