Ecuador 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.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2022 was 46.52%, a 0.54% increase from 2021.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2021 was 45.98%, a 6.24% increase from 2020.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2020 was 39.73%, a 4.21% decline from 2019.
  • Ecuador labor force participation rate for 2019 was 43.94%, a 0.04% 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%
Ecuador Labor Force Participation Rate - Historical Data
Year Participation Rate for Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 46.52% 0.54%
2021 45.98% 6.24%
2020 39.73% -4.21%
2019 43.94% -0.04%
2018 43.98% -1.24%
2017 45.23% 0.43%
2016 44.80% 2.03%
2015 42.77% 2.64%
2014 40.13% -0.97%
2013 41.10% -1.90%
2012 43.00% 1.26%
2011 41.75% -2.94%
2010 44.69% -2.97%
2009 47.66% -3.12%
2008 50.77% -0.12%
2007 50.90% -3.44%
2006 54.34% 1.86%
2005 52.47% -1.56%
2004 54.03% 1.30%
2003 52.73% 0.30%
2002 52.43% 0.30%
2001 52.13% 0.30%
2000 51.82% -0.31%
1999 52.13% -0.31%
1998 52.43% 4.64%
1997 47.80% -0.17%
1996 47.97% 0.01%
1995 47.97% 0.00%
1994 47.96% -0.03%
1993 48.00% 0.01%
1992 47.99% 0.00%
1991 47.98% -0.03%
1990 48.02% -0.03%