Romania Labor Force Participation Rate 1990-2024

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 2022 was 25.90%, a 0.93% decline from 2021.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2021 was 26.83%, a 2.9% decline from 2020.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2020 was 29.73%, a 0.1% increase from 2019.
  • Romania labor force participation rate for 2019 was 29.63%, a 0.13% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
St. Lucia 58.00%
Brazil 56.76%
Paraguay 56.37%
Peru 55.60%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 51.75%
Maldives 50.33%
Guatemala 49.69%
China 48.33%
Dominican Republic 47.04%
Ecuador 46.52%
Colombia 46.02%
Belize 45.23%
Mexico 44.51%
Malaysia 43.49%
Azerbaijan 43.41%
Samoa 43.34%
Guyana 43.03%
Turkey 42.74%
Belarus 42.70%
Costa Rica 42.64%
Kazakhstan 40.84%
Armenia 40.40%
Thailand 39.80%
Mauritius 39.31%
Cuba 39.25%
Fiji 38.00%
Lebanon 36.75%
Botswana 35.79%
Suriname 35.65%
Jamaica 34.93%
Albania 34.42%
Montenegro 33.23%
Bosnia 32.36%
South Africa 29.75%
Serbia 29.32%
Namibia 29.18%
Tonga 28.30%
North Macedonia 28.24%
Venezuela 27.89%
Equatorial Guinea 27.58%
Iraq 27.20%
Romania 25.90%
Turkmenistan 25.52%
Jordan 25.14%
Iran 24.43%
Algeria 23.51%
Bulgaria 21.26%
Gabon 17.49%
Libya 16.44%
Romania Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 25.90% -0.93%
2021 26.83% -2.90%
2020 29.73% 0.10%
2019 29.63% 0.13%
2018 29.50% -0.45%
2017 29.95% 1.92%
2016 28.04% -3.24%
2015 31.28% 1.71%
2014 29.56% -0.51%
2013 30.07% -0.47%
2012 30.54% -0.17%
2011 30.71% -0.50%
2010 31.21% 0.29%
2009 30.93% 0.52%
2008 30.41% -0.11%
2007 30.52% -0.04%
2006 30.56% -0.68%
2005 31.24% -4.84%
2004 36.08% 2.14%
2003 33.94% -3.42%
2002 37.36% -2.29%
2001 39.65% -1.67%
2000 41.32% -1.39%
1999 42.71% -2.23%
1998 44.94% -1.22%
1997 46.16% -3.79%
1996 49.95% -3.28%
1995 53.23% -1.87%
1994 55.10% -1.86%
1993 56.97% -1.84%
1992 58.81% 1.25%
1991 57.55% 2.03%
1990 55.53% 2.03%