Syrian Arab Republic 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.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2019 was 29.88%, a 0.11% increase from 2018.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2018 was 29.77%, a 0.14% increase from 2017.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2017 was 29.63%, a 0.12% increase from 2016.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2016 was 29.51%, a 0.12% decline 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%
Syrian Arab Republic Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 29.88% 0.11%
2018 29.77% 0.14%
2017 29.63% 0.12%
2016 29.51% -0.12%
2015 29.63% -0.01%
2014 29.64% -0.09%
2013 29.73% -0.12%
2012 29.85% -0.10%
2011 29.95% -0.05%
2010 30.00% -0.08%
2009 30.08% -2.69%
2008 32.77% -0.51%
2007 33.28% -0.90%
2006 34.18% -2.09%
2005 36.27% -2.23%
2004 38.50% -2.39%
2003 40.89% -0.37%
2002 41.26% -0.41%
2001 41.67% -0.45%
2000 42.12% -0.91%
1999 43.03% -0.89%
1998 43.92% -1.22%
1997 45.14% -1.36%
1996 46.50% -1.49%
1995 47.99% -0.31%
1994 48.30% -0.45%
1993 48.75% -0.26%
1992 49.01% -0.86%
1991 49.87% -0.45%
1990 50.32% -0.45%