Labor force participation rate, 2021 - Country rankings:
The average for 2021 based on 181 countries was 60.1 percent.The highest value was in Qatar: 87.3 percent and the lowest value was in Djibouti: 31.43 percent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
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.