Central African Republic 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.
  • Central African Republic labor force participation rate for 2019 was 54.77%, a 0.67% decline from 2018.
  • Central African Republic labor force participation rate for 2018 was 55.44%, a 0.63% decline from 2017.
  • Central African Republic labor force participation rate for 2017 was 56.07%, a 0.56% decline from 2016.
  • Central African Republic labor force participation rate for 2016 was 56.63%, a 0.47% 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%
Central African Republic Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 54.77% -0.67%
2018 55.44% -0.63%
2017 56.07% -0.56%
2016 56.63% -0.47%
2015 57.10% 0.12%
2014 56.98% 0.20%
2013 56.78% 0.30%
2012 56.48% 0.47%
2011 56.01% 0.63%
2010 55.38% -0.06%
2009 55.44% 0.12%
2008 55.32% 0.25%
2007 55.07% 0.35%
2006 54.72% 0.40%
2005 54.32% 0.01%
2004 54.31% 0.04%
2003 54.27% 0.07%
2002 54.20% 0.16%
2001 54.04% 0.27%
2000 53.77% -0.21%
1999 53.98% -0.17%
1998 54.15% -0.11%
1997 54.26% -0.04%
1996 54.30% 0.03%
1995 54.27% -0.27%
1994 54.54% -0.18%
1993 54.72% -0.09%
1992 54.81% -0.01%
1991 54.82% 0.07%
1990 54.75% 0.07%