Peru Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2022

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.
  • Peru labor force participation rate for 2019 was 62.52%, a 0.17% increase from 2018.
  • Peru labor force participation rate for 2018 was 62.35%, a 0.25% increase from 2017.
  • Peru labor force participation rate for 2017 was 62.10%, a 1.67% increase from 2016.
  • Peru labor force participation rate for 2016 was 60.43%, a 0.51% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Peru 62.52%
Paraguay 59.79%
St. Lucia 59.59%
Maldives 58.62%
Brazil 56.57%
Guatemala 53.32%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 52.48%
Colombia 50.91%
Belize 49.79%
Guyana 48.36%
Dominican Republic 47.09%
Costa Rica 46.36%
Mexico 45.69%
Ecuador 45.63%
China 45.55%
Turkey 44.96%
Belarus 44.62%
Botswana 43.62%
Azerbaijan 43.26%
Malaysia 42.63%
Mauritius 41.79%
Thailand 40.30%
Turkmenistan 40.15%
Kazakhstan 38.84%
Fiji 38.50%
Montenegro 37.12%
Albania 36.72%
Cuba 36.24%
Bosnia 35.15%
Jamaica 34.95%
Venezuela 34.09%
Armenia 33.87%
Russia 32.24%
North Macedonia 31.86%
Samoa 31.59%
Equatorial Guinea 30.98%
Romania 30.18%
Lebanon 30.10%
Namibia 29.31%
Serbia 28.85%
Iran 28.33%
Iraq 27.30%
Algeria 26.87%
Suriname 26.65%
South Africa 25.60%
Tonga 25.39%
Bulgaria 24.33%
Jordan 23.03%
Gabon 18.46%
Libya 16.70%
Peru Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 62.52% 0.17%
2018 62.35% 0.25%
2017 62.10% 1.67%
2016 60.43% -0.51%
2015 60.94% -3.72%
2014 64.66% -1.78%
2013 66.44% -1.28%
2012 67.72% -0.34%
2011 68.06% -1.44%
2010 69.50% 1.00%
2009 68.50% 0.26%
2008 68.24% 0.51%
2007 67.73% 2.75%
2006 64.98% 2.93%
2005 62.05% -3.15%
2004 65.20% 2.44%
2003 62.76% 1.78%
2002 60.98% 5.36%
2001 55.62% 2.80%
2000 52.82% -4.24%
1999 57.06% 2.02%
1998 55.04% 1.68%
1997 53.36% 1.17%
1996 52.19% 1.16%
1995 51.03% 2.88%
1994 48.15% 1.66%
1993 46.49% 1.71%
1992 44.78% 1.74%
1991 43.04% 0.09%
1990 42.95% 0.09%