Libya 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.
  • Libya labor force participation rate for 2019 was 16.75%, a 0.11% decline from 2018.
  • Libya labor force participation rate for 2018 was 16.86%, a 0.09% decline from 2017.
  • Libya labor force participation rate for 2017 was 16.95%, a 0.09% decline from 2016.
  • Libya labor force participation rate for 2016 was 17.04%, a 0.1% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Peru 61.63%
Maldives 59.05%
Paraguay 58.92%
Brazil 55.75%
Guatemala 53.27%
Colombia 52.68%
St. Lucia 51.56%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 50.01%
Guyana 49.91%
Belize 49.51%
Costa Rica 45.38%
China 45.15%
Ecuador 45.15%
Turkmenistan 44.81%
Belarus 44.74%
Turkey 44.56%
Botswana 44.44%
Mexico 44.38%
Dominican Republic 44.19%
Azerbaijan 42.86%
Thailand 41.40%
Malaysia 41.15%
Mauritius 40.75%
Kazakhstan 38.91%
Fiji 38.49%
Cuba 37.49%
Tonga 36.67%
Armenia 34.82%
Jamaica 34.15%
Venezuela 33.89%
Montenegro 33.70%
Bosnia 33.33%
Russia 31.93%
Samoa 31.48%
North Macedonia 31.05%
Equatorial Guinea 31.03%
Albania 30.62%
Lebanon 29.68%
Romania 29.68%
Namibia 29.56%
Serbia 28.58%
Iran 27.51%
Iraq 27.25%
Suriname 25.89%
Algeria 25.39%
South Africa 25.14%
Bulgaria 23.53%
Jordan 22.87%
Gabon 18.14%
Libya 16.75%
Libya Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 16.75% -0.11%
2018 16.86% -0.09%
2017 16.95% -0.09%
2016 17.04% -0.10%
2015 17.14% -0.13%
2014 17.27% -0.13%
2013 17.39% -0.11%
2012 17.50% -0.08%
2011 17.58% -0.04%
2010 17.62% 0.00%
2009 17.62% 0.03%
2008 17.58% 0.04%
2007 17.54% 0.02%
2006 17.52% -0.02%
2005 17.54% -0.02%
2004 17.56% -0.06%
2003 17.62% -0.08%
2002 17.70% -0.08%
2001 17.78% -0.05%
2000 17.83% -0.04%
1999 17.88% -0.01%
1998 17.89% 0.02%
1997 17.87% 0.02%
1996 17.85% 0.02%
1995 17.83% -0.02%
1994 17.85% -0.03%
1993 17.88% -0.03%
1992 17.91% -0.04%
1991 17.95% -0.04%
1990 17.99% -0.04%