Peru: Labor force participation

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Peru: Labor force participation rate

, 1990 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for Peru from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Peru during that period was 71.38 percent with a minimum of 58.12 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 79.08 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2020 is 65.17 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 181 countries is 60.32 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.

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.
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