Jordan 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.
  • Jordan labor force participation rate for 2019 was 23.03%, a 0.05% decline from 2018.
  • Jordan labor force participation rate for 2018 was 23.08%, a 0.04% decline from 2017.
  • Jordan labor force participation rate for 2017 was 23.12%, a 0.02% decline from 2016.
  • Jordan labor force participation rate for 2016 was 23.14%, a 0.02% 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%
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Jordan Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 23.03% -0.05%
2018 23.08% -0.04%
2017 23.12% -0.02%
2016 23.14% 0.02%
2015 23.12% 0.05%
2014 23.07% 0.07%
2013 23.00% -1.03%
2012 24.03% -1.01%
2011 25.04% -1.33%
2010 26.37% -1.60%
2009 27.97% 0.41%
2008 27.56% -0.42%
2007 27.98% 0.37%
2006 27.61% -0.41%
2005 28.02% 0.03%
2004 27.99% 0.12%
2003 27.87% 0.06%
2002 27.81% -1.01%
2001 28.82% 0.80%
2000 28.02% -0.19%
1999 28.21% -0.29%
1998 28.50% -0.33%
1997 28.83% -0.32%
1996 29.15% -0.13%
1995 29.28% -0.16%
1994 29.44% 0.08%
1993 29.36% 0.23%
1992 29.13% -0.47%
1991 29.60% 0.39%
1990 29.21% 0.39%