Nicaragua 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.
  • Nicaragua labor force participation rate for 2019 was 50.97%, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • Nicaragua labor force participation rate for 2018 was 50.97%, a 0.01% increase from 2017.
  • Nicaragua labor force participation rate for 2017 was 50.96%, a 0.49% decline from 2016.
  • Nicaragua labor force participation rate for 2016 was 51.45%, a 0.41% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Solomon Islands 70.49%
Cambodia 70.43%
Lao PDR 58.87%
Honduras 57.95%
Angola 56.18%
Vietnam 55.95%
Vanuatu 55.17%
Cameroon 54.83%
Zambia 53.29%
Nicaragua 50.97%
Bolivia 49.92%
Indonesia 47.88%
Myanmar 45.96%
Uzbekistan 43.66%
El Salvador 43.37%
Lesotho 43.03%
Kenya 42.49%
Congo, Rep. 42.10%
Bangladesh 41.97%
Pakistan 41.62%
Timor-Leste 41.50%
Ghana 41.06%
Georgia 39.42%
Djibouti 39.31%
Kyrgyz Republic 37.31%
Philippines 36.52%
Mongolia 35.21%
Papua New Guinea 35.08%
Cabo Verde 34.50%
Sao Tome and Principe 34.33%
Nigeria 33.73%
Ukraine 32.02%
Bhutan 31.50%
West Bank and Gaza 30.32%
Sri Lanka 30.06%
Tunisia 28.68%
India 27.06%
Sudan 26.70%
Morocco 26.48%
Eswatini 25.11%
Egypt 24.39%
Mauritania 22.26%
Moldova 18.41%
Nicaragua Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 50.97% 0.00%
2018 50.97% 0.01%
2017 50.96% -0.49%
2016 51.45% -0.41%
2015 51.86% -0.35%
2014 52.21% 0.52%
2013 51.69% 0.55%
2012 51.14% 0.55%
2011 50.59% 0.53%
2010 50.06% 0.50%
2009 49.56% 0.48%
2008 49.08% 0.49%
2007 48.59% 0.50%
2006 48.09% -0.69%
2005 48.78% -0.66%
2004 49.44% -0.62%
2003 50.06% -0.61%
2002 50.67% -0.62%
2001 51.29% -0.63%
2000 51.92% 1.15%
1999 50.77% 0.43%
1998 50.34% 0.45%
1997 49.89% 0.47%
1996 49.42% 0.56%
1995 48.86% -0.61%
1994 49.47% -0.63%
1993 50.10% -0.65%
1992 50.75% -0.66%
1991 51.41% 0.50%
1990 50.91% 0.50%