El Salvador 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.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2022 was 41.78%, a 0.97% increase from 2021.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2021 was 40.81%, a 1.09% increase from 2020.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2020 was 39.72%, a 4.24% decline from 2019.
  • El Salvador labor force participation rate for 2019 was 43.96%, a 1.22% 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%
El Salvador Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 41.78% 0.97%
2021 40.81% 1.09%
2020 39.72% -4.24%
2019 43.96% 1.22%
2018 42.74% -0.40%
2017 43.13% 0.43%
2016 42.70% 0.71%
2015 41.99% -0.70%
2014 42.70% -0.76%
2013 43.46% -0.58%
2012 44.04% 0.54%
2011 43.50% -0.11%
2010 43.61% -1.22%
2009 44.83% -1.18%
2008 46.01% -1.14%
2007 47.15% -0.77%
2006 47.92% 0.51%
2005 47.41% 0.48%
2004 46.92% -1.82%
2003 48.75% 3.04%
2002 45.70% -1.24%
2001 46.95% -1.25%
2000 48.19% -1.24%
1999 49.43% -1.62%
1998 51.05% 4.43%
1997 46.62% -1.46%
1996 48.09% -2.60%
1995 50.68% -1.54%
1994 52.23% -0.45%
1993 52.68% 1.25%
1992 51.44% -0.04%
1991 51.48% -0.13%
1990 51.61% -0.13%