Puerto Rico: Labor force participation rate: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Puerto Rico from 1990 to 2017. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was 45.57 percent with a minumum of 41.62 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 47.91 percent in 1997. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.