Greece 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.
  • Greece labor force participation rate for 2019 was 23.40%, a 0.86% decline from 2018.
  • Greece labor force participation rate for 2018 was 24.26%, a 1.19% decline from 2017.
  • Greece labor force participation rate for 2017 was 25.45%, a 0.63% increase from 2016.
  • Greece labor force participation rate for 2016 was 24.82%, a 1.53% 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%
Greece Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 23.40% -0.86%
2018 24.26% -1.19%
2017 25.45% 0.63%
2016 24.82% -1.53%
2015 26.35% -1.85%
2014 28.20% -1.42%
2013 29.62% -0.60%
2012 30.22% -0.25%
2011 30.47% -0.55%
2010 31.02% -0.66%
2009 31.68% 0.53%
2008 31.15% -1.20%
2007 32.35% -1.17%
2006 33.52% -0.90%
2005 34.42% -4.03%
2004 38.45% 2.65%
2003 35.80% -1.46%
2002 37.26% -0.17%
2001 37.43% -3.23%
2000 40.66% -0.87%
1999 41.53% -0.21%
1998 41.74% 3.86%
1997 37.88% -1.39%
1996 39.27% 0.35%
1995 38.92% 0.30%
1994 38.62% -0.19%
1993 38.81% -1.05%
1992 39.86% -0.55%
1991 40.41% -1.12%
1990 41.53% -1.12%