Gabon 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.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2019 was 18.46%, a 0.03% decline from 2018.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2018 was 18.49%, a 0.03% increase from 2017.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2017 was 18.46%, a 0.07% increase from 2016.
  • Gabon labor force participation rate for 2016 was 18.39%, a 0.15% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
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Gabon Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 18.46% -0.03%
2018 18.49% 0.03%
2017 18.46% 0.07%
2016 18.39% 0.15%
2015 18.24% -0.02%
2014 18.26% -0.02%
2013 18.28% -0.07%
2012 18.35% -0.12%
2011 18.47% -0.17%
2010 18.64% -0.16%
2009 18.80% -0.22%
2008 19.02% -0.27%
2007 19.29% -0.35%
2006 19.64% -0.40%
2005 20.04% -0.28%
2004 20.32% -0.30%
2003 20.62% -0.30%
2002 20.92% -0.30%
2001 21.22% -0.28%
2000 21.50% -0.27%
1999 21.77% -0.25%
1998 22.02% -0.21%
1997 22.23% -0.16%
1996 22.39% -0.09%
1995 22.48% -0.08%
1994 22.56% -0.02%
1993 22.58% 0.05%
1992 22.53% 0.11%
1991 22.42% 0.18%
1990 22.24% 0.18%