* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Labor force participation rate, 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 12 countries was 62.17 percent. The highest value was in Peru: 72.07 percent and the lowest value was in Guyana: 50.1 percent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Countries Labor force participation, 2022 Global rank Available data
Peru 72.07 1 -
Paraguay 71.07 2 -
Bolivia 69.34 3 -
Ecuador 66.38 4 -
Uruguay 63.46 5 -
Colombia 63.31 6 -
Brazil 63.13 7 -
Argentina 60.22 8 -
Chile 58.99 9 -
Suriname 55.2 10 -
Venezuela 52.74 11 -
Guyana 50.1 12 -



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.
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK