Oman 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.
  • Oman labor force participation rate for 2019 was 37.22%, a 1.38% decline from 2018.
  • Oman labor force participation rate for 2018 was 38.60%, a 2.16% decline from 2017.
  • Oman labor force participation rate for 2017 was 40.76%, a 1.04% decline from 2016.
  • Oman labor force participation rate for 2016 was 41.80%, a 1.17% 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%
Oman Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 37.22% -1.38%
2018 38.60% -2.16%
2017 40.76% -1.04%
2016 41.80% 1.17%
2015 40.63% -1.01%
2014 41.64% -0.63%
2013 42.27% 0.04%
2012 42.23% 0.93%
2011 41.30% 1.64%
2010 39.66% 0.97%
2009 38.69% 1.21%
2008 37.48% 1.26%
2007 36.22% 1.16%
2006 35.06% 0.90%
2005 34.16% -0.74%
2004 34.90% -0.95%
2003 35.85% -0.10%
2002 35.95% -0.14%
2001 36.09% -0.43%
2000 36.52% 0.27%
1999 36.25% 0.80%
1998 35.45% 0.68%
1997 34.77% 0.27%
1996 34.50% -0.12%
1995 34.62% -1.62%
1994 36.24% -1.42%
1993 37.66% -1.02%
1992 38.68% -0.34%
1991 39.02% 0.57%
1990 38.45% 0.57%