Vanuatu 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.
  • Vanuatu labor force participation rate for 2019 was 55.17%, a 0.15% decline from 2018.
  • Vanuatu labor force participation rate for 2018 was 55.32%, a 0.11% decline from 2017.
  • Vanuatu labor force participation rate for 2017 was 55.43%, a 0.28% decline from 2016.
  • Vanuatu labor force participation rate for 2016 was 55.71%, a 0.12% decline 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%
Vanuatu Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 55.17% -0.15%
2018 55.32% -0.11%
2017 55.43% -0.28%
2016 55.71% -0.12%
2015 55.83% 0.50%
2014 55.33% 0.11%
2013 55.22% -0.04%
2012 55.26% -0.17%
2011 55.43% -0.11%
2010 55.54% 0.28%
2009 55.26% 0.14%
2008 55.12% -0.30%
2007 55.42% -0.26%
2006 55.68% -0.74%
2005 56.42% -0.26%
2004 56.68% -0.03%
2003 56.71% -0.03%
2002 56.74% 1.21%
2001 55.53% 0.92%
2000 54.61% -0.44%
1999 55.05% 0.22%
1998 54.83% -0.35%
1997 55.18% -0.43%
1996 55.61% -0.07%
1995 55.68% 0.12%
1994 55.56% -0.86%
1993 56.42% 0.23%
1992 56.19% 0.03%
1991 56.16% -0.06%
1990 56.22% -0.06%