Cabo Verde 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.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2019 was 34.50%, a 0.85% decline from 2018.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2018 was 35.35%, a 0.83% decline from 2017.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2017 was 36.18%, a 1.02% decline from 2016.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2016 was 37.20%, a 0.84% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Solomon Islands 70.49%
Cambodia 70.43%
Lao PDR 58.87%
Honduras 57.95%
Angola 56.18%
Vietnam 55.95%
Vanuatu 55.17%
Cameroon 54.83%
Zambia 53.29%
Nicaragua 50.97%
Bolivia 49.92%
Indonesia 47.88%
Myanmar 45.96%
Uzbekistan 43.66%
El Salvador 43.37%
Lesotho 43.03%
Kenya 42.49%
Congo, Rep. 42.10%
Bangladesh 41.97%
Pakistan 41.62%
Timor-Leste 41.50%
Ghana 41.06%
Georgia 39.42%
Djibouti 39.31%
Kyrgyz Republic 37.31%
Philippines 36.52%
Mongolia 35.21%
Papua New Guinea 35.08%
Cabo Verde 34.50%
Sao Tome and Principe 34.33%
Nigeria 33.73%
Ukraine 32.02%
Bhutan 31.50%
West Bank and Gaza 30.32%
Sri Lanka 30.06%
Tunisia 28.68%
India 27.06%
Sudan 26.70%
Morocco 26.48%
Eswatini 25.11%
Egypt 24.39%
Mauritania 22.26%
Moldova 18.41%
Cabo Verde Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 34.50% -0.85%
2018 35.35% -0.83%
2017 36.18% -1.02%
2016 37.20% -0.84%
2015 38.04% -0.91%
2014 38.95% -0.72%
2013 39.67% -0.57%
2012 40.24% -0.52%
2011 40.76% -0.54%
2010 41.30% -0.89%
2009 42.19% -0.93%
2008 43.12% -0.91%
2007 44.03% -0.88%
2006 44.91% -0.83%
2005 45.74% -0.91%
2004 46.65% -0.93%
2003 47.58% -0.97%
2002 48.55% -1.03%
2001 49.58% -1.13%
2000 50.71% -1.33%
1999 52.04% -1.45%
1998 53.49% -1.51%
1997 55.00% -1.48%
1996 56.48% -1.40%
1995 57.88% -1.29%
1994 59.17% -1.16%
1993 60.33% -1.05%
1992 61.38% -0.97%
1991 62.35% -0.90%
1990 63.25% -0.90%