Virgin Islands (U.S.) 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.
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.) labor force participation rate for 2022 was 33.27%, a 0.13% decline from 2021.
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.) labor force participation rate for 2021 was 33.40%, a 0.41% increase from 2020.
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.) labor force participation rate for 2020 was 32.99%, a 0.6% decline from 2019.
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.) labor force participation rate for 2019 was 33.59%, a 0.2% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Participation Rate for Ages 15-24
Iceland 78.63%
Netherlands 72.22%
Australia 70.90%
New Zealand 66.18%
Switzerland 65.41%
Qatar 65.04%
Canada 64.39%
Norway 63.85%
Denmark 61.49%
Austria 57.04%
Sweden 56.75%
Malta 56.59%
Ireland 54.81%
Finland 53.68%
Germany 53.47%
United Kingdom 51.59%
United States 50.55%
Bahamas 50.08%
Japan 49.19%
Channel Islands 49.02%
UAE 47.75%
Estonia 46.11%
Panama 45.41%
Guam 44.99%
Uruguay 44.93%
Israel 44.61%
Macao 43.05%
Barbados 42.99%
Cyprus 41.49%
Bahrain 41.35%
France 40.39%
Brunei 39.74%
French Polynesia 38.61%
Oman 37.93%
Singapore 37.08%
Trinidad and Tobago 37.04%
Lithuania 36.99%
Argentina 36.81%
Slovenia 36.16%
New Caledonia 36.12%
Croatia 35.79%
Latvia 35.66%
Hong Kong 35.07%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 33.27%
Spain 33.13%
Luxembourg 32.37%
Poland 31.42%
Belgium 30.83%
Hungary 30.37%
Portugal 30.33%
Chile 29.16%
South Korea 29.00%
Czech Republic 28.11%
Slovak Republic 27.38%
Italy 26.11%
Kuwait 25.64%
Puerto Rico 23.40%
Greece 22.67%
Saudi Arabia 20.70%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 33.27% -0.13%
2021 33.40% 0.41%
2020 32.99% -0.60%
2019 33.59% -0.20%
2018 33.79% -0.03%
2017 33.82% -0.10%
2016 33.92% 0.20%
2015 33.72% 0.27%
2014 33.45% 0.18%
2013 33.27% -0.36%
2012 33.63% -1.53%
2011 35.16% -0.79%
2010 35.95% -0.28%
2009 36.23% -1.36%
2008 37.58% -0.59%
2007 38.17% -0.30%
2006 38.47% -0.31%
2005 38.78% -0.32%
2004 39.10% -0.21%
2003 39.31% -0.43%
2002 39.74% -0.36%
2001 40.10% -0.39%
2000 40.49% -0.16%
1999 40.65% -0.79%
1998 41.45% -0.92%
1997 42.36% -0.53%
1996 42.89% -0.33%
1995 43.22% -0.85%
1994 44.06% -0.39%
1993 44.45% -0.68%
1992 45.13% -0.82%
1991 45.95% -1.25%
1990 47.20% -1.25%