Trinidad and Tobago 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.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2019 was 40.04%, a 0.84% decline from 2018.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2018 was 40.88%, a 0.89% decline from 2017.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2017 was 41.77%, a 0.83% decline from 2016.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2016 was 42.60%, a 1.94% decline 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%
Trinidad and Tobago Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 40.04% -0.84%
2018 40.88% -0.89%
2017 41.77% -0.83%
2016 42.60% -1.94%
2015 44.54% 0.27%
2014 44.27% -1.25%
2013 45.52% -0.64%
2012 46.16% 0.06%
2011 46.10% -0.61%
2010 46.71% -4.13%
2009 50.84% -1.29%
2008 52.13% -1.87%
2007 54.00% 0.01%
2006 53.99% -0.37%
2005 54.36% 1.26%
2004 53.10% 1.48%
2003 51.62% 1.58%
2002 50.04% -0.39%
2001 50.43% -0.78%
2000 51.21% 0.29%
1999 50.92% -0.25%
1998 51.17% -0.48%
1997 51.65% -0.45%
1996 52.10% 0.88%
1995 51.22% 1.05%
1994 50.17% 1.30%
1993 48.87% -0.34%
1992 49.21% -0.41%
1991 49.62% -0.56%
1990 50.18% -0.56%