Bahamas Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2024

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.
  • Bahamas labor force participation rate for 2022 was 50.08%, a 0.98% increase from 2021.
  • Bahamas labor force participation rate for 2021 was 49.10%, a 1.12% increase from 2020.
  • Bahamas labor force participation rate for 2020 was 47.99%, a 3.84% decline from 2019.
  • Bahamas labor force participation rate for 2019 was 51.83%, a 0.42% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Iceland 78.63%
Netherlands 72.22%
Australia 70.90%
New Zealand 66.18%
Switzerland 65.41%
Qatar 65.04%
Canada 64.39%
Norway 63.85%
Denmark 61.49%
Austria 57.04%
Sweden 56.75%
Malta 56.59%
Ireland 54.81%
Finland 53.68%
Germany 53.47%
United Kingdom 51.59%
United States 50.55%
Bahamas 50.08%
Japan 49.19%
Channel Islands 49.02%
UAE 47.75%
Estonia 46.11%
Panama 45.41%
Guam 44.99%
Uruguay 44.93%
Israel 44.61%
Macao 43.05%
Barbados 42.99%
Cyprus 41.49%
Bahrain 41.35%
France 40.39%
Brunei 39.74%
French Polynesia 38.61%
Oman 37.93%
Singapore 37.08%
Trinidad and Tobago 37.04%
Lithuania 36.99%
Argentina 36.81%
Slovenia 36.16%
New Caledonia 36.12%
Croatia 35.79%
Latvia 35.66%
Hong Kong 35.07%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 33.27%
Spain 33.13%
Luxembourg 32.37%
Poland 31.42%
Belgium 30.83%
Hungary 30.37%
Portugal 30.33%
Chile 29.16%
South Korea 29.00%
Czech Republic 28.11%
Slovak Republic 27.38%
Italy 26.11%
Kuwait 25.64%
Puerto Rico 23.40%
Greece 22.67%
Saudi Arabia 20.70%
Bahamas Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 50.08% 0.98%
2021 49.10% 1.12%
2020 47.99% -3.84%
2019 51.83% -0.42%
2018 52.25% -0.33%
2017 52.58% -0.30%
2016 52.88% -0.31%
2015 53.19% -0.26%
2014 53.45% -0.17%
2013 53.62% -0.25%
2012 53.87% -0.03%
2011 53.90% -0.12%
2010 54.02% -0.18%
2009 54.19% -0.34%
2008 54.54% -0.29%
2007 54.82% -0.17%
2006 54.99% -0.14%
2005 55.14% -0.11%
2004 55.25% -0.21%
2003 55.45% -0.28%
2002 55.74% -0.16%
2001 55.90% -0.17%
2000 56.07% -0.27%
1999 56.34% -0.09%
1998 56.42% -0.63%
1997 57.06% -0.25%
1996 57.31% -0.32%
1995 57.63% -0.21%
1994 57.84% 0.03%
1993 57.81% 0.03%
1992 57.78% 0.02%
1991 57.77% 0.02%
1990 57.75% 0.02%