Samoa 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.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2022 was 43.34%, a 0.14% increase from 2021.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2021 was 43.20%, a 0.07% increase from 2020.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2020 was 43.13%, a 0.41% decline from 2019.
  • Samoa labor force participation rate for 2019 was 43.54%, a 0.38% decline 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%
Samoa Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 43.34% 0.14%
2021 43.20% 0.07%
2020 43.13% -0.41%
2019 43.54% -0.38%
2018 43.92% 0.31%
2017 43.61% -0.08%
2016 43.69% -0.91%
2015 44.60% -0.44%
2014 45.04% 0.09%
2013 44.95% 0.16%
2012 44.79% 0.63%
2011 44.16% -0.41%
2010 44.57% 0.03%
2009 44.53% 0.71%
2008 43.82% -0.04%
2007 43.87% -0.69%
2006 44.56% -0.16%
2005 44.72% -0.43%
2004 45.16% -0.49%
2003 45.65% -0.48%
2002 46.13% -0.47%
2001 46.60% -0.78%
2000 47.38% -0.79%
1999 48.17% -0.22%
1998 48.39% -0.22%
1997 48.60% -0.01%
1996 48.62% -0.80%
1995 49.41% -0.72%
1994 50.13% 0.45%
1993 49.68% -0.39%
1992 50.07% 0.14%
1991 49.93% 0.39%
1990 49.54% 0.39%