Gabon Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2023

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.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2021 was 16.66%, a 0.09% increase from 2020.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2020 was 16.57%, a 0.36% decline from 2019.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2019 was 16.93%, a 0.09% increase from 2018.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2018 was 16.84%, a 0.1% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Peru 59.45%
Paraguay 59.39%
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St. Vincent and the Grenadines 52.32%
Brazil 51.64%
Guatemala 49.17%
Colombia 48.69%
China 48.07%
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Belarus 45.74%
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Belize 44.14%
Costa Rica 44.04%
Dominican Republic 42.78%
Turkey 41.48%
Azerbaijan 40.67%
Kazakhstan 40.38%
Thailand 39.63%
Mauritius 38.68%
Fiji 38.14%
Suriname 36.53%
Bosnia 36.07%
Cuba 35.89%
Botswana 35.40%
Armenia 35.36%
Albania 34.68%
Montenegro 34.49%
Venezuela 33.13%
Russia 32.54%
Samoa 32.27%
Jamaica 31.95%
North Macedonia 30.15%
Serbia 29.89%
Romania 28.57%
Namibia 28.45%
Lebanon 28.39%
Equatorial Guinea 27.43%
Iraq 26.99%
Turkmenistan 26.41%
Jordan 25.04%
Tonga 24.50%
Iran 24.29%
Algeria 22.83%
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Gabon Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 16.66% 0.09%
2020 16.57% -0.36%
2019 16.93% 0.09%
2018 16.84% 0.10%
2017 16.73% 0.11%
2016 16.62% 0.13%
2015 16.49% -0.24%
2014 16.73% -0.27%
2013 17.00% -0.30%
2012 17.30% -0.33%
2011 17.63% -0.32%
2010 17.95% -0.33%
2009 18.28% -0.44%
2008 18.71% -0.51%
2007 19.23% -0.48%
2006 19.71% -0.59%
2005 20.29% -0.38%
2004 20.67% -0.41%
2003 21.09% -0.40%
2002 21.48% -0.40%
2001 21.88% -0.34%
2000 22.22% -0.35%
1999 22.56% -0.39%
1998 22.95% -0.21%
1997 23.16% -0.12%
1996 23.27% -0.06%
1995 23.33% -0.02%
1994 23.35% 0.04%
1993 23.31% 0.12%
1992 23.19% 0.11%
1991 23.08% 0.27%
1990 22.81% 0.27%