Zimbabwe 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.
  • Zimbabwe labor force participation rate for 2019 was 73.86%, a 0.34% decline from 2018.
  • Zimbabwe labor force participation rate for 2018 was 74.20%, a 0.28% decline from 2017.
  • Zimbabwe labor force participation rate for 2017 was 74.48%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
  • Zimbabwe labor force participation rate for 2016 was 74.58%, a 0.14% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Zimbabwe Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 73.86% -0.34%
2018 74.20% -0.28%
2017 74.48% -0.10%
2016 74.58% 0.14%
2015 74.44% 0.15%
2014 74.29% 0.22%
2013 74.07% 0.28%
2012 73.79% 0.27%
2011 73.52% -0.11%
2010 73.63% -0.08%
2009 73.71% -0.03%
2008 73.74% -0.02%
2007 73.76% -0.03%
2006 73.79% -0.04%
2005 73.83% -0.12%
2004 73.95% 0.35%
2003 73.60% 0.28%
2002 73.32% 0.32%
2001 73.00% 0.38%
2000 72.62% 0.19%
1999 72.43% -1.01%
1998 73.44% -0.90%
1997 74.34% -0.38%
1996 74.72% -0.47%
1995 75.19% -0.73%
1994 75.92% -0.74%
1993 76.66% -0.68%
1992 77.34% -0.51%
1991 77.85% -0.26%
1990 78.11% -0.26%