Tonga 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.
  • Tonga labor force participation rate for 2022 was 28.30%, a 0.13% increase from 2021.
  • Tonga labor force participation rate for 2021 was 28.16%, a 0.09% increase from 2020.
  • Tonga labor force participation rate for 2020 was 28.08%, a 0.27% decline from 2019.
  • Tonga labor force participation rate for 2019 was 28.35%, a 0.05% 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%
Tonga Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 28.30% 0.13%
2021 28.16% 0.09%
2020 28.08% -0.27%
2019 28.35% 0.05%
2018 28.30% -0.44%
2017 28.74% -0.45%
2016 29.19% -0.45%
2015 29.64% -0.46%
2014 30.10% -0.46%
2013 30.56% -0.47%
2012 31.02% -0.47%
2011 31.49% -0.47%
2010 31.96% -0.48%
2009 32.44% -0.48%
2008 32.92% -0.48%
2007 33.40% -0.49%
2006 33.89% -0.49%
2005 34.38% -0.49%
2004 34.87% -0.50%
2003 35.37% -0.50%
2002 35.87% -0.50%
2001 36.37% -0.51%
2000 36.88% -0.51%
1999 37.39% -0.51%
1998 37.90% -0.52%
1997 38.42% -0.52%
1996 38.94% -0.52%
1995 39.46% -0.52%
1994 39.98% -0.74%
1993 40.73% -0.74%
1992 41.47% -0.75%
1991 42.22% -0.75%
1990 42.97% -0.75%