Samoa 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.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2019 was 31.59%, a 0.41% decline from 2018.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2018 was 32.00%, a 0.34% increase from 2017.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2017 was 31.66%, a 0.18% increase from 2016.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2016 was 31.48%, a 0.44% decline 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%
Samoa Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 31.59% -0.41%
2018 32.00% 0.34%
2017 31.66% 0.18%
2016 31.48% -0.44%
2015 31.92% -0.30%
2014 32.22% 0.22%
2013 32.00% 0.36%
2012 31.64% 0.79%
2011 30.85% -0.13%
2010 30.98% -0.07%
2009 31.05% 0.42%
2008 30.63% -0.19%
2007 30.82% -0.64%
2006 31.46% -0.14%
2005 31.60% -0.64%
2004 32.24% -0.59%
2003 32.83% -0.43%
2002 33.26% -0.28%
2001 33.54% -0.54%
2000 34.08% -0.97%
1999 35.05% -0.40%
1998 35.45% -0.22%
1997 35.67% 0.12%
1996 35.55% -0.47%
1995 36.02% -0.95%
1994 36.97% 0.25%
1993 36.72% -0.20%
1992 36.92% 0.47%
1991 36.45% 0.71%
1990 35.74% 0.71%