Burundi Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2021

Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24 is the proportion of the population ages 15-24 that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.
  • Burundi labor force participation rate for 2019 was 53.45%, a 0.37% decline from 2018.
  • Burundi labor force participation rate for 2018 was 53.82%, a 0.3% decline from 2017.
  • Burundi labor force participation rate for 2017 was 54.12%, a 0.18% decline from 2016.
  • Burundi labor force participation rate for 2016 was 54.30%, a 0.04% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
North Korea 76.90%
Nepal 75.47%
Madagascar 74.14%
Zimbabwe 73.86%
Tanzania 71.04%
Ethiopia 70.14%
Eritrea 68.11%
Rwanda 63.68%
Mozambique 61.58%
Niger 61.45%
Malawi 60.59%
South Sudan 60.59%
Mali 59.27%
Liberia 55.30%
Central African Republic 54.77%
Chad 54.58%
Burundi 53.45%
Guinea-Bissau 51.93%
Uganda 51.08%
Burkina Faso 51.03%
Benin 42.05%
Guinea 41.55%
Gambia 40.80%
Afghanistan 40.22%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 35.32%
Haiti 34.97%
Somalia 34.29%
Syrian Arab Republic 29.88%
Senegal 28.02%
Sierra Leone 27.98%
Yemen 26.81%
Tajikistan 25.84%
Togo 25.65%
Comoros 15.14%
Burundi Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 53.45% -0.37%
2018 53.82% -0.30%
2017 54.12% -0.18%
2016 54.30% -0.04%
2015 54.34% 0.07%
2014 54.27% -1.06%
2013 55.33% -1.01%
2012 56.34% -0.98%
2011 57.32% -0.98%
2010 58.30% -0.96%
2009 59.26% -0.96%
2008 60.22% -0.96%
2007 61.18% -0.98%
2006 62.16% -1.00%
2005 63.16% -1.04%
2004 64.20% -1.07%
2003 65.27% -1.08%
2002 66.35% -1.09%
2001 67.44% -1.10%
2000 68.54% -1.18%
1999 69.72% -1.15%
1998 70.87% -1.47%
1997 72.34% -1.40%
1996 73.74% -1.36%
1995 75.10% -1.40%
1994 76.50% -1.39%
1993 77.89% -1.35%
1992 79.24% -1.27%
1991 80.51% -1.16%
1990 81.67% -1.16%