Suriname 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.
  • Suriname labor force participation rate for 2019 was 26.65%, a 0.01% decline from 2018.
  • Suriname labor force participation rate for 2018 was 26.66%, a 0.16% decline from 2017.
  • Suriname labor force participation rate for 2017 was 26.82%, a 0.09% decline from 2016.
  • Suriname labor force participation rate for 2016 was 26.91%, a 0.29% increase 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%
Suriname Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 26.65% -0.01%
2018 26.66% -0.16%
2017 26.82% -0.09%
2016 26.91% 0.29%
2015 26.62% 0.23%
2014 26.39% 0.09%
2013 26.30% 0.00%
2012 26.30% 0.00%
2011 26.30% -0.17%
2010 26.47% -0.15%
2009 26.62% -0.09%
2008 26.71% -0.15%
2007 26.86% -0.17%
2006 27.03% -0.17%
2005 27.20% -0.03%
2004 27.23% -0.17%
2003 27.40% -0.11%
2002 27.51% -0.08%
2001 27.59% -0.33%
2000 27.92% -0.22%
1999 28.14% -0.27%
1998 28.41% -0.61%
1997 29.02% -0.77%
1996 29.79% -0.36%
1995 30.15% -0.14%
1994 30.29% -0.08%
1993 30.37% 0.59%
1992 29.78% 0.18%
1991 29.60% -0.06%
1990 29.66% -0.06%