Ecuador Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2022

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.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2019 was 45.63%, a 0.18% increase from 2018.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2018 was 45.45%, a 1.35% decline from 2017.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2017 was 46.80%, a 1.04% increase from 2016.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2016 was 45.76%, a 1.9% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Peru 62.52%
Paraguay 59.79%
St. Lucia 59.59%
Maldives 58.62%
Brazil 56.57%
Guatemala 53.32%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 52.48%
Colombia 50.91%
Belize 49.79%
Guyana 48.36%
Dominican Republic 47.09%
Costa Rica 46.36%
Mexico 45.69%
Ecuador 45.63%
China 45.55%
Turkey 44.96%
Belarus 44.62%
Botswana 43.62%
Azerbaijan 43.26%
Malaysia 42.63%
Mauritius 41.79%
Thailand 40.30%
Turkmenistan 40.15%
Kazakhstan 38.84%
Fiji 38.50%
Montenegro 37.12%
Albania 36.72%
Cuba 36.24%
Bosnia 35.15%
Jamaica 34.95%
Venezuela 34.09%
Armenia 33.87%
Russia 32.24%
North Macedonia 31.86%
Samoa 31.59%
Equatorial Guinea 30.98%
Romania 30.18%
Lebanon 30.10%
Namibia 29.31%
Serbia 28.85%
Iran 28.33%
Iraq 27.30%
Algeria 26.87%
Suriname 26.65%
South Africa 25.60%
Tonga 25.39%
Bulgaria 24.33%
Jordan 23.03%
Gabon 18.46%
Libya 16.70%
Ecuador Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 45.63% 0.18%
2018 45.45% -1.35%
2017 46.80% 1.04%
2016 45.76% 1.90%
2015 43.86% 2.63%
2014 41.23% -0.55%
2013 41.78% -1.84%
2012 43.62% 0.79%
2011 42.83% -2.66%
2010 45.49% -2.67%
2009 48.16% -3.46%
2008 51.62% 0.00%
2007 51.62% -3.39%
2006 55.01% 2.03%
2005 52.98% -1.67%
2004 54.65% 1.79%
2003 52.86% -0.06%
2002 52.92% -0.07%
2001 52.99% -0.07%
2000 53.06% -0.08%
1999 53.14% -0.09%
1998 53.23% 4.56%
1997 48.67% -0.18%
1996 48.85% 0.06%
1995 48.79% 0.23%
1994 48.56% 0.41%
1993 48.15% 0.25%
1992 47.90% 0.25%
1991 47.65% 0.38%
1990 47.27% 0.38%