Trinidad and Tobago 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.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2019 was 39.30%, a 0.74% decline from 2018.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2018 was 40.04%, a 0.91% decline from 2017.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2017 was 40.95%, a 0.91% decline from 2016.
  • Trinidad and Tobago labor force participation rate for 2016 was 41.87%, a 2.05% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Iceland 79.97%
Netherlands 68.66%
Switzerland 68.04%
Australia 67.14%
New Zealand 63.59%
Qatar 63.57%
Canada 63.25%
Denmark 62.78%
Guam 56.57%
United Kingdom 56.54%
Austria 56.18%
Sweden 54.28%
Norway 54.23%
Malta 53.83%
Bahamas 53.68%
UAE 53.36%
Finland 52.96%
United States 51.48%
Germany 50.23%
Channel Islands 49.27%
Uruguay 48.88%
Israel 47.85%
Japan 47.32%
Macao 46.77%
Ireland 46.63%
Estonia 46.37%
New Caledonia 45.92%
Barbados 45.38%
Panama 44.54%
Singapore 42.28%
Oman 41.44%
Hong Kong 41.11%
Bahrain 40.94%
Cyprus 39.55%
French Polynesia 39.37%
Trinidad and Tobago 39.30%
Argentina 38.56%
France 38.49%
Slovenia 37.96%
Brunei 37.79%
Latvia 36.60%
Lithuania 36.58%
Poland 35.10%
Portugal 34.52%
Croatia 34.15%
Chile 33.86%
Spain 33.31%
Luxembourg 33.04%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 32.06%
Slovak Republic 31.72%
Hungary 31.63%
South Korea 30.36%
Czech Republic 29.48%
Belgium 29.30%
Kuwait 26.10%
Italy 25.83%
Greece 24.08%
Puerto Rico 20.05%
Saudi Arabia 18.87%
Trinidad and Tobago Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 39.30% -0.74%
2018 40.04% -0.91%
2017 40.95% -0.91%
2016 41.87% -2.05%
2015 43.92% 0.38%
2014 43.54% -1.37%
2013 44.91% -0.42%
2012 45.34% -0.34%
2011 45.68% -0.28%
2010 45.96% -4.88%
2009 50.84% -1.29%
2008 52.13% -1.87%
2007 54.00% 0.01%
2006 53.99% -0.36%
2005 54.36% 1.25%
2004 53.10% 1.48%
2003 51.62% 1.58%
2002 50.04% -0.40%
2001 50.43% -0.78%
2000 51.21% 0.29%
1999 50.92% -0.25%
1998 51.17% -0.47%
1997 51.65% -0.45%
1996 52.10% 0.88%
1995 51.22% 1.05%
1994 50.17% 1.30%
1993 48.87% -0.35%
1992 49.21% -0.41%
1991 49.62% -0.55%
1990 50.18% -0.55%