Cyprus 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.
  • Cyprus labor force participation rate for 2019 was 39.61%, a 0.27% decline from 2018.
  • Cyprus labor force participation rate for 2018 was 39.88%, a 2.56% increase from 2017.
  • Cyprus labor force participation rate for 2017 was 37.32%, a 1.25% decline from 2016.
  • Cyprus labor force participation rate for 2016 was 38.57%, a 1.81% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Iceland 77.55%
Netherlands 69.92%
Australia 67.64%
Switzerland 66.47%
Canada 64.65%
New Zealand 63.79%
Qatar 63.68%
Denmark 61.00%
United Kingdom 56.36%
Austria 56.09%
Norway 55.68%
Bahamas 55.38%
Sweden 55.34%
Guam 55.07%
Malta 54.12%
Finland 53.90%
UAE 53.41%
United States 52.37%
Germany 51.40%
Uruguay 48.88%
Japan 48.85%
Channel Islands 48.48%
Ireland 47.02%
Israel 46.85%
Macao 46.61%
New Caledonia 46.42%
Barbados 45.34%
Panama 44.82%
Estonia 44.29%
Singapore 42.44%
Hong Kong 41.59%
Bahrain 41.17%
Trinidad and Tobago 40.04%
Cyprus 39.61%
French Polynesia 39.49%
Argentina 38.44%
Brunei 38.24%
Lithuania 37.61%
France 37.60%
Oman 37.22%
Latvia 36.28%
Poland 35.81%
Slovenia 35.81%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 35.13%
Luxembourg 34.80%
Portugal 34.58%
Croatia 34.07%
Spain 33.55%
Chile 32.39%
Hungary 32.03%
Belgium 30.91%
Slovak Republic 29.77%
Czech Republic 29.71%
South Korea 28.09%
Kuwait 26.27%
Italy 26.04%
Greece 23.40%
Puerto Rico 19.85%
Saudi Arabia 19.06%
Cyprus Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 39.61% -0.27%
2018 39.88% 2.56%
2017 37.32% -1.25%
2016 38.57% -1.81%
2015 40.38% -1.78%
2014 42.16% 2.76%
2013 39.40% 0.07%
2012 39.33% 0.07%
2011 39.26% -2.36%
2010 41.62% -0.11%
2009 41.73% -0.09%
2008 41.82% 0.24%
2007 41.58% -1.08%
2006 42.66% -1.01%
2005 43.67% 0.37%
2004 43.30% 0.95%
2003 42.35% 0.97%
2002 41.38% -2.66%
2001 44.04% 0.62%
2000 43.42% -0.08%
1999 43.50% 1.06%
1998 42.44% -0.21%
1997 42.65% -2.83%
1996 45.48% -0.04%
1995 45.52% 1.35%
1994 44.17% -2.63%
1993 46.80% 2.53%
1992 44.27% -3.26%
1991 47.53% -0.05%
1990 47.58% -0.05%