Cabo Verde Labor Force Participation Rate 1960-2024

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.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2022 was 28.98%, a 1.17% decline from 2021.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2021 was 30.15%, a 0.57% increase from 2020.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2020 was 29.58%, a 2.18% decline from 2019.
  • Cabo Verde labor force participation rate for 2019 was 31.76%, a 0.84% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Solomon Islands 71.00%
Cambodia 57.70%
Vanuatu 55.12%
Honduras 54.01%
Angola 53.14%
Nicaragua 50.46%
Lao PDR 48.35%
Cameroon 46.51%
Indonesia 45.29%
Myanmar 44.63%
Bolivia 44.38%
Vietnam 43.72%
El Salvador 43.69%
Kyrgyz Republic 43.64%
Pakistan 43.17%
Republic of Congo 42.16%
Lesotho 41.67%
Kenya 41.12%
Ghana 41.11%
Bangladesh 39.04%
Timor-Leste 38.36%
Moldova 36.92%
Georgia 36.65%
Uzbekistan 35.02%
Zambia 34.96%
Sao Tome and Principe 33.92%
Papua New Guinea 33.79%
Philippines 33.50%
Sri Lanka 30.92%
West Bank and Gaza 30.81%
Mongolia 30.40%
Cabo Verde 28.98%
India 28.90%
Tunisia 28.02%
Sudan 26.83%
Morocco 26.77%
Bhutan 26.56%
Nigeria 24.39%
Eswatini 23.93%
Egypt 23.87%
Mauritania 19.63%
Djibouti 14.14%
Micronesia 0.00%
Ukraine 0.00%
Kosovo 0.00%
Kiribati 0.00%
Cabo Verde Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 28.98% -1.17%
2021 30.15% 0.57%
2020 29.58% -2.18%
2019 31.76% -0.84%
2018 32.60% -3.18%
2017 35.78% -0.97%
2016 36.75% -0.99%
2015 37.74% -0.99%
2014 38.73% -1.01%
2013 39.74% -1.01%
2012 40.75% -1.02%
2011 41.78% -1.03%
2010 42.80% -1.04%
2009 43.84% -1.04%
2008 44.88% -1.05%
2007 45.93% -1.05%
2006 46.98% -1.05%
2005 48.04% -1.06%
2004 49.09% -1.06%
2003 50.15% -1.06%
2002 51.20% -1.05%
2001 52.26% -1.05%
2000 53.31% -1.05%
1999 54.36% -1.04%
1998 55.40% -1.04%
1997 56.44% -1.03%
1996 57.47% -1.03%
1995 58.50% -1.02%
1994 59.51% -1.01%
1993 60.52% -1.00%
1992 61.52% -0.99%
1991 62.52% 62.52%
1990 0.00% 0.00%
1989 0.00% 0.00%
1988 0.00% 0.00%
1987 0.00% 0.00%
1986 0.00% 0.00%
1985 0.00% 0.00%
1984 0.00% 0.00%
1983 0.00% 0.00%
1982 0.00% 0.00%
1981 0.00% 0.00%
1980 0.00% 0.00%
1979 0.00% 0.00%
1978 0.00% 0.00%
1977 0.00% 0.00%
1976 0.00% 0.00%
1975 0.00% 0.00%
1974 0.00% 0.00%
1973 0.00% 0.00%
1972 0.00% 0.00%
1971 0.00% 0.00%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%