Spain 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.
  • Spain labor force participation rate for 2022 was 33.13%, a 1.58% increase from 2021.
  • Spain labor force participation rate for 2021 was 31.55%, a 1.64% increase from 2020.
  • Spain labor force participation rate for 2020 was 29.90%, a 3.09% decline from 2019.
  • Spain labor force participation rate for 2019 was 32.99%, a 0% increase 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%
Spain Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 33.13% 1.58%
2021 31.55% 1.64%
2020 29.90% -3.09%
2019 32.99% 0.00%
2018 32.99% -0.34%
2017 33.33% 0.29%
2016 33.04% -1.67%
2015 34.72% -1.00%
2014 35.71% -2.07%
2013 37.78% -1.25%
2012 39.03% -1.89%
2011 40.92% -1.74%
2010 42.66% -2.38%
2009 45.05% -2.66%
2008 47.70% -0.18%
2007 47.89% -0.29%
2006 48.18% 0.26%
2005 47.92% 3.01%
2004 44.91% 0.54%
2003 44.37% 0.72%
2002 43.65% 1.22%
2001 42.44% -0.72%
2000 43.15% 1.04%
1999 42.12% 0.98%
1998 41.14% 0.29%
1997 40.85% 0.21%
1996 40.64% -0.99%
1995 41.64% -1.70%
1994 43.33% 0.16%
1993 43.17% -1.48%
1992 44.65% -0.85%
1991 45.50% -1.66%
1990 47.16% -1.66%