Hungary 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.
  • Hungary labor force participation rate for 2019 was 32.03%, a 0.32% decline from 2018.
  • Hungary labor force participation rate for 2018 was 32.35%, a 0.42% decline from 2017.
  • Hungary labor force participation rate for 2017 was 32.77%, a 0.12% increase from 2016.
  • Hungary labor force participation rate for 2016 was 32.65%, a 1.4% increase 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%
Hungary Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 32.03% -0.32%
2018 32.35% -0.42%
2017 32.77% 0.12%
2016 32.65% 1.40%
2015 31.25% 1.61%
2014 29.64% 2.37%
2013 27.27% 1.98%
2012 25.29% 1.60%
2011 23.69% -0.21%
2010 23.90% 0.08%
2009 23.82% -0.62%
2008 24.44% -0.79%
2007 25.23% -1.24%
2006 26.47% -0.62%
2005 27.09% -0.41%
2004 27.50% -3.62%
2003 31.12% -2.03%
2002 33.15% -1.86%
2001 35.01% -1.97%
2000 36.98% -2.23%
1999 39.21% 0.03%
1998 39.18% 4.55%
1997 34.63% -0.35%
1996 34.98% -4.26%
1995 39.24% -0.18%
1994 39.42% -2.23%
1993 41.65% -2.63%
1992 44.28% 0.49%
1991 43.79% 2.64%
1990 41.15% 2.64%