Moldova 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.
  • Moldova labor force participation rate for 2022 was 18.44%, a 0.38% increase from 2021.
  • Moldova labor force participation rate for 2021 was 18.06%, a 0.24% decline from 2020.
  • Moldova labor force participation rate for 2020 was 18.30%, a 2.91% decline from 2019.
  • Moldova labor force participation rate for 2019 was 21.21%, a 0.21% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Solomon Islands 69.80%
Cambodia 58.90%
Angola 56.20%
Honduras 54.65%
Vanuatu 54.33%
Nicaragua 50.85%
Cameroon 47.49%
Lao PDR 47.45%
Bolivia 45.88%
Indonesia 45.44%
Vietnam 44.43%
Pakistan 44.00%
Lesotho 42.50%
Kenya 42.26%
Ghana 41.84%
El Salvador 41.78%
Republic of Congo 41.77%
Bangladesh 40.14%
Timor-Leste 39.03%
Georgia 38.13%
Zambia 38.02%
Kyrgyz Republic 36.69%
Uzbekistan 35.75%
Papua New Guinea 34.44%
Sao Tome and Principe 33.66%
Philippines 32.94%
Cabo Verde 30.75%
Sri Lanka 30.18%
West Bank and Gaza 29.87%
Tunisia 28.89%
Mongolia 28.89%
India 28.04%
Bhutan 27.88%
Morocco 27.10%
Sudan 26.49%
Nigeria 25.09%
Eswatini 23.78%
Egypt 23.34%
Mauritania 20.33%
Moldova 18.44%
Djibouti 13.75%
Moldova Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 18.44% 0.38%
2021 18.06% -0.24%
2020 18.30% -2.91%
2019 21.21% 0.21%
2018 21.00% 0.21%
2017 20.80% 0.05%
2016 20.74% -1.46%
2015 22.21% 1.67%
2014 20.53% -0.08%
2013 20.61% 0.42%
2012 20.20% -2.05%
2011 22.25% 0.35%
2010 21.89% 0.44%
2009 21.45% 0.65%
2008 20.80% 0.09%
2007 20.71% -2.23%
2006 22.94% 1.23%
2005 21.70% -0.87%
2004 22.57% -2.10%
2003 24.67% -6.33%
2002 31.00% -0.59%
2001 31.60% -0.45%
2000 32.05% -0.16%
1999 32.21% 0.24%
1998 31.97% 0.51%
1997 31.47% -0.15%
1996 31.62% 0.42%
1995 31.20% -0.04%
1994 31.24% 0.20%
1993 31.03% 0.22%
1992 30.81% 0.51%
1991 30.30% 0.76%
1990 29.54% 0.76%