Cuba 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.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2019 was 36.24%, a 0.22% decline from 2018.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2018 was 36.46%, a 0.3% decline from 2017.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2017 was 36.76%, a 0.4% decline from 2016.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2016 was 37.16%, a 0.51% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Peru 62.52%
Paraguay 59.79%
St. Lucia 59.59%
Maldives 58.62%
Brazil 56.57%
Guatemala 53.32%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 52.48%
Colombia 50.91%
Belize 49.79%
Guyana 48.36%
Dominican Republic 47.09%
Costa Rica 46.36%
Mexico 45.69%
Ecuador 45.63%
China 45.55%
Turkey 44.96%
Belarus 44.62%
Botswana 43.62%
Azerbaijan 43.26%
Malaysia 42.63%
Mauritius 41.79%
Thailand 40.30%
Turkmenistan 40.15%
Kazakhstan 38.84%
Fiji 38.50%
Montenegro 37.12%
Albania 36.72%
Cuba 36.24%
Bosnia 35.15%
Jamaica 34.95%
Venezuela 34.09%
Armenia 33.87%
Russia 32.24%
North Macedonia 31.86%
Samoa 31.59%
Equatorial Guinea 30.98%
Romania 30.18%
Lebanon 30.10%
Namibia 29.31%
Serbia 28.85%
Iran 28.33%
Iraq 27.30%
Algeria 26.87%
Suriname 26.65%
South Africa 25.60%
Tonga 25.39%
Bulgaria 24.33%
Jordan 23.03%
Gabon 18.46%
Libya 16.70%
Cuba Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 36.24% -0.22%
2018 36.46% -0.30%
2017 36.76% -0.40%
2016 37.16% -0.51%
2015 37.67% -0.88%
2014 38.55% -0.92%
2013 39.47% -1.02%
2012 40.49% -0.79%
2011 41.28% -0.37%
2010 41.65% 1.35%
2009 40.30% 2.59%
2008 37.71% 1.32%
2007 36.39% 2.40%
2006 33.99% 0.72%
2005 33.27% 0.51%
2004 32.76% -0.40%
2003 33.16% -0.52%
2002 33.68% -0.66%
2001 34.34% -0.98%
2000 35.32% -1.31%
1999 36.63% -1.49%
1998 38.12% -1.18%
1997 39.30% -0.94%
1996 40.24% -0.70%
1995 40.94% -0.10%
1994 41.04% 0.33%
1993 40.71% 1.24%
1992 39.47% 0.97%
1991 38.50% 0.67%
1990 37.83% 0.67%