Romania 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.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2019 was 30.18%, a 0.15% increase from 2018.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2018 was 30.03%, a 0.45% decline from 2017.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2017 was 30.48%, a 2.06% increase from 2016.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2016 was 28.42%, a 3.35% decline 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%
Romania Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 30.18% 0.15%
2018 30.03% -0.45%
2017 30.48% 2.06%
2016 28.42% -3.35%
2015 31.77% 1.89%
2014 29.88% -0.57%
2013 30.45% -0.52%
2012 30.97% -0.21%
2011 31.18% -0.30%
2010 31.48% 0.85%
2009 30.63% 0.43%
2008 30.20% -0.06%
2007 30.26% -0.18%
2006 30.44% -0.64%
2005 31.08% -4.70%
2004 35.78% 1.63%
2003 34.15% -3.64%
2002 37.79% -3.15%
2001 40.94% -2.02%
2000 42.96% -1.33%
1999 44.29% -1.40%
1998 45.69% -1.51%
1997 47.20% -2.89%
1996 50.09% -3.54%
1995 53.63% -1.66%
1994 55.29% -1.78%
1993 57.07% -1.75%
1992 58.82% 1.81%
1991 57.01% 3.28%
1990 53.73% 3.28%