Zambia: Labor force participation rate: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Zambia from 1990 to 2017. The average value for Zambia during that period was 78.04 percent with a minumum of 74.8 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 79.71 percent in 1990. 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.