El Salvador 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.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2019 was 43.37%, a 0.17% decline from 2018.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2018 was 43.54%, a 0.26% decline from 2017.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2017 was 43.80%, a 0.37% increase from 2016.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2016 was 43.43%, a 1.03% increase 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%
El Salvador Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 43.37% -0.17%
2018 43.54% -0.26%
2017 43.80% 0.37%
2016 43.43% 1.03%
2015 42.40% -0.70%
2014 43.10% -1.11%
2013 44.21% -0.45%
2012 44.66% 0.71%
2011 43.95% 0.16%
2010 43.79% -2.99%
2009 46.78% -0.34%
2008 47.12% -0.39%
2007 47.51% -0.56%
2006 48.07% 0.74%
2005 47.33% 0.66%
2004 46.67% -1.58%
2003 48.25% 2.86%
2002 45.39% -1.39%
2001 46.78% -1.36%
2000 48.14% -1.32%
1999 49.46% -1.66%
1998 51.12% 3.46%
1997 47.66% -1.26%
1996 48.92% -2.56%
1995 51.48% -1.26%
1994 52.74% -0.55%
1993 53.29% 1.42%
1992 51.87% -0.32%
1991 52.19% -0.02%
1990 52.21% -0.02%