Cuba 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.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2022 was 39.25%, a 1.4% increase from 2021.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2021 was 37.85%, a 1.33% increase from 2020.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2020 was 36.52%, a 4.27% decline from 2019.
  • Cuba labor force participation rate for 2019 was 40.78%, a 0.03% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
St. Lucia 58.00%
Brazil 56.76%
Paraguay 56.37%
Peru 55.60%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 51.75%
Maldives 50.33%
Guatemala 49.69%
China 48.33%
Dominican Republic 47.04%
Ecuador 46.52%
Colombia 46.02%
Belize 45.23%
Mexico 44.51%
Malaysia 43.49%
Azerbaijan 43.41%
Samoa 43.34%
Guyana 43.03%
Turkey 42.74%
Belarus 42.70%
Costa Rica 42.64%
Kazakhstan 40.84%
Armenia 40.40%
Thailand 39.80%
Mauritius 39.31%
Cuba 39.25%
Fiji 38.00%
Lebanon 36.75%
Botswana 35.79%
Suriname 35.65%
Jamaica 34.93%
Albania 34.42%
Montenegro 33.23%
Bosnia 32.36%
South Africa 29.75%
Serbia 29.32%
Namibia 29.18%
Tonga 28.30%
North Macedonia 28.24%
Venezuela 27.89%
Equatorial Guinea 27.58%
Iraq 27.20%
Romania 25.90%
Turkmenistan 25.52%
Jordan 25.14%
Iran 24.43%
Algeria 23.51%
Bulgaria 21.26%
Gabon 17.49%
Libya 16.44%
Cuba Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 39.25% 1.40%
2021 37.85% 1.33%
2020 36.52% -4.27%
2019 40.78% 0.03%
2018 40.76% -0.11%
2017 40.87% -0.09%
2016 40.96% -0.01%
2015 40.97% -0.23%
2014 41.20% -0.03%
2013 41.23% -0.13%
2012 41.36% -0.15%
2011 41.52% -0.17%
2010 41.69% 0.28%
2009 41.40% 2.95%
2008 38.46% -0.22%
2007 38.67% -0.37%
2006 39.04% -0.59%
2005 39.63% -0.54%
2004 40.16% -0.28%
2003 40.44% -0.18%
2002 40.62% -0.06%
2001 40.68% -0.15%
2000 40.83% -0.28%
1999 41.10% -0.29%
1998 41.39% 0.01%
1997 41.38% -0.12%
1996 41.50% -0.37%
1995 41.87% -0.10%
1994 41.97% 0.00%
1993 41.97% 0.91%
1992 41.05% 0.73%
1991 40.32% 0.70%
1990 39.62% 0.70%