Guatemala 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.
  • Guatemala labor force participation rate for 2019 was 53.32%, a 0.19% decline from 2018.
  • Guatemala labor force participation rate for 2018 was 53.51%, a 0.15% decline from 2017.
  • Guatemala labor force participation rate for 2017 was 53.66%, a 0.21% decline from 2016.
  • Guatemala labor force participation rate for 2016 was 53.87%, a 1.14% 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%
Guatemala Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 53.32% -0.19%
2018 53.51% -0.15%
2017 53.66% -0.21%
2016 53.87% 1.14%
2015 52.73% -0.11%
2014 52.84% 1.35%
2013 51.49% -7.86%
2012 59.35% 5.95%
2011 53.40% -0.37%
2010 53.77% -0.41%
2009 54.18% -0.43%
2008 54.61% -0.43%
2007 55.04% -0.41%
2006 55.45% -0.35%
2005 55.80% -0.34%
2004 56.14% 0.00%
2003 56.14% 0.05%
2002 56.09% 0.01%
2001 56.08% 0.07%
2000 56.01% -0.02%
1999 56.03% -0.04%
1998 56.07% -0.09%
1997 56.16% -0.07%
1996 56.23% -0.04%
1995 56.27% -0.09%
1994 56.36% -0.09%
1993 56.45% -0.10%
1992 56.55% -0.13%
1991 56.68% -0.08%
1990 56.76% -0.08%