Niger 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.
  • Niger labor force participation rate for 2019 was 61.45%, a 0.21% decline from 2018.
  • Niger labor force participation rate for 2018 was 61.66%, a 0.16% decline from 2017.
  • Niger labor force participation rate for 2017 was 61.82%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
  • Niger labor force participation rate for 2016 was 61.92%, a 0% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
North Korea 76.90%
Nepal 75.47%
Madagascar 74.14%
Zimbabwe 73.86%
Tanzania 71.04%
Ethiopia 70.14%
Eritrea 68.11%
Rwanda 63.68%
Mozambique 61.58%
Niger 61.45%
Malawi 60.59%
South Sudan 60.59%
Mali 59.27%
Liberia 55.30%
Central African Republic 54.77%
Chad 54.58%
Burundi 53.45%
Guinea-Bissau 51.93%
Uganda 51.08%
Burkina Faso 51.03%
Benin 42.05%
Guinea 41.55%
Gambia 40.80%
Afghanistan 40.22%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 35.32%
Haiti 34.97%
Somalia 34.29%
Syrian Arab Republic 29.88%
Senegal 28.02%
Sierra Leone 27.98%
Yemen 26.81%
Tajikistan 25.84%
Togo 25.65%
Comoros 15.14%
Niger Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 61.45% -0.21%
2018 61.66% -0.16%
2017 61.82% -0.10%
2016 61.92% 0.00%
2015 61.92% -0.10%
2014 62.02% -3.62%
2013 65.64% -3.33%
2012 68.97% -3.02%
2011 71.99% 0.31%
2010 71.68% 0.20%
2009 71.48% 0.30%
2008 71.18% 0.40%
2007 70.78% 0.51%
2006 70.27% 0.63%
2005 69.64% 0.22%
2004 69.42% 0.25%
2003 69.17% 0.31%
2002 68.86% 0.41%
2001 68.45% 0.57%
2000 67.88% 0.04%
1999 67.84% 0.05%
1998 67.79% 0.06%
1997 67.73% 0.14%
1996 67.59% 0.27%
1995 67.32% -0.20%
1994 67.52% -0.16%
1993 67.68% -0.10%
1992 67.78% -0.02%
1991 67.80% 0.11%
1990 67.69% 0.11%