Labor Force Participation Rate

Last
United States 62.90 Jan/17
Euro Area 57.20 Sep/16
Japan 60.10 Dec/16
Germany 61.20 Sep/16
United Kingdom 78.40 Nov/16
France 55.90 Dec/16
India 52.50 Dec/13
Italy 64.80 Sep/16
Brazil 61.30 Nov/16
Canada 65.90 Jan/17
South Korea 61.20 Jan/17
Australia 64.60 Jan/17
Russia 69.70 Dec/16
Spain 58.95 Dec/16
Mexico 59.40 Dec/16
Indonesia 68.06 Dec/16
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Slovakia 90.50 Sep/16
Tanzania 86.70 Dec/14
Iceland 82.70 Jan/17
North Korea 79.50 Dec/15
United Kingdom 78.40 Nov/16
Macau 71.80 Dec/16
New Zealand 70.50 Dec/16
Denmark 69.80 Dec/16
Norway 69.80 Dec/16
Russia 69.70 Dec/16
Estonia 69.60 Dec/16
Switzerland 69.50 Sep/16
Ecuador 69.20 Sep/16
Singapore 68.30 Dec/15
Indonesia 68.06 Dec/16
Latvia 68.00 Dec/16
Georgia 67.80 Dec/15
Malaysia 67.60 Dec/16
Belgium 67.50 Sep/16
Albania 67.30 Sep/16
Canada 65.90 Jan/17
Dominican Republic 65.40 Sep/16
Barbados 65.30 Mar/16
Sweden 65.30 Sep/16
Italy 64.80 Sep/16
Australia 64.60 Jan/17
Colombia 64.60 Dec/16
Finland 64.10 Jan/17
Israel 64.10 Jan/17
Netherlands 64.10 Sep/16
Philippines 63.60 Dec/16
Armenia 63.20 Sep/16
United States 62.90 Jan/17
El Salvador 62.79 Dec/14
Cyprus 62.70 Sep/16
Ukraine 62.30 Sep/16
Austria 62.10 Sep/16
Hungary 61.55 Nov/16
Brazil 61.30 Nov/16
Germany 61.20 Sep/16
South Korea 61.20 Jan/17
Guatemala 61.10 Dec/15
Hong Kong 61.10 Jan/17
Lithuania 60.50 Sep/16
Mongolia 60.40 Dec/16
Ireland 60.20 Dec/16
Czech Republic 60.10 Sep/16
Japan 60.10 Dec/16
Chile 59.55 Dec/16
Mexico 59.40 Dec/16
South Africa 59.20 Dec/16
Luxembourg 59.10 Sep/16
Spain 58.95 Dec/16
Taiwan 58.76 Dec/16
Portugal 58.60 Dec/16
European Union 57.90 Sep/16
Costa Rica 57.70 Sep/16
Euro Area 57.20 Sep/16
Slovenia 56.70 Sep/16
Macedonia 56.58 Sep/16
Poland 56.30 Dec/16
France 55.90 Dec/16
Malta 55.70 Sep/16
Saudi Arabia 55.30 Sep/16
Romania 54.80 Sep/16
Serbia 54.10 Jun/16
Sri Lanka 53.80 Sep/16
Bulgaria 52.70 Dec/16
India 52.50 Dec/13
Turkey 52.50 Nov/16
Greece 52.40 Sep/16
Croatia 51.30 Sep/16
Argentina 46.00 Sep/16
Palestine 45.20 Dec/16
Moldova 44.80 Sep/16
Algeria 41.80 Dec/16
Puerto Rico 41.20 Dec/16


The labour force participation rates is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides values for Labor Force Participation Rate reported in several countries. The table has current values for Labor Force Participation Rate, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical data charts. 2/24/2017