Israel Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2023

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.
  • Israel labor force participation rate for 2022 was 44.61%, a 0.92% increase from 2021.
  • Israel labor force participation rate for 2021 was 43.70%, a 1.4% increase from 2020.
  • Israel labor force participation rate for 2020 was 42.29%, a 3.7% decline from 2019.
  • Israel labor force participation rate for 2019 was 45.99%, a 1.08% decline 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%
Israel Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 44.61% 0.92%
2021 43.70% 1.40%
2020 42.29% -3.70%
2019 45.99% -1.08%
2018 47.08% -1.22%
2017 48.29% -0.19%
2016 48.48% -0.49%
2015 48.97% -0.76%
2014 49.73% 0.12%
2013 49.61% 0.10%
2012 49.51% -0.93%
2011 50.44% -2.24%
2010 52.68% -0.06%
2009 52.74% -1.23%
2008 53.97% -1.60%
2007 55.57% -0.65%
2006 56.22% 0.45%
2005 55.77% 1.32%
2004 54.45% 0.85%
2003 53.60% 0.17%
2002 53.43% -4.00%
2001 57.43% -0.91%
2000 58.34% 1.32%
1999 57.02% -0.20%
1998 57.22% -2.00%
1997 59.22% -1.04%
1996 60.26% -1.43%
1995 61.69% -0.15%
1994 61.84% 1.65%
1993 60.19% 4.01%
1992 56.18% 1.00%
1991 55.18% 1.40%
1990 53.79% 1.40%