Syrian Arab Republic 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.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2022 was 27.26%, a 0.54% increase from 2021.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2021 was 26.72%, a 0.45% increase from 2020.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2020 was 26.27%, a 1.37% decline from 2019.
  • Syrian Arab Republic labor force participation rate for 2019 was 27.63%, a 0.14% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Madagascar 72.70%
Ethiopia 70.01%
Tanzania 69.17%
Eritrea 68.26%
North Korea 66.36%
Niger 62.06%
South Sudan 61.07%
Mozambique 60.95%
Malawi 54.94%
Liberia 54.89%
Mali 54.41%
Uganda 53.42%
Burundi 52.93%
Central African Republic 50.83%
Burkina Faso 50.50%
Zimbabwe 49.75%
Gambia 41.11%
Rwanda 40.85%
Chad 38.16%
Democratic Republic of Congo 35.52%
Haiti 34.96%
Guinea-Bissau 34.89%
Benin 32.83%
Sierra Leone 31.45%
Senegal 30.47%
Nepal 29.05%
Syrian Arab Republic 27.26%
Yemen 26.52%
Guinea 26.46%
Tajikistan 25.51%
Togo 24.47%
Somalia 15.98%
Comoros 13.69%
Syrian Arab Republic Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 27.26% 0.54%
2021 26.72% 0.45%
2020 26.27% -1.37%
2019 27.63% -0.14%
2018 27.78% -0.15%
2017 27.93% -0.18%
2016 28.11% -0.20%
2015 28.31% -0.25%
2014 28.56% -0.26%
2013 28.82% -0.25%
2012 29.06% -0.22%
2011 29.28% -0.14%
2010 29.42% -0.23%
2009 29.65% -1.63%
2008 31.28% -1.67%
2007 32.95% -1.48%
2006 34.43% -2.03%
2005 36.46% -2.07%
2004 38.53% -2.11%
2003 40.64% -0.13%
2002 40.77% -0.13%
2001 40.90% -0.13%
2000 41.02% -0.87%
1999 41.89% -0.87%
1998 42.76% -0.43%
1997 43.19% -0.16%
1996 43.35% -0.36%
1995 43.70% -0.26%
1994 43.96% -0.37%
1993 44.33% -0.24%
1992 44.56% -0.75%
1991 45.31% -0.39%
1990 45.70% -0.39%