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Labor > Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Economically active population ("usually active" or "currently active" (currently active is also known as "the labour force")) comprises all persons of either sex above a specified age who furnish the supply of labour for the production of economic goods.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 China 91.64% 2010
2 Rwanda 91.51% 2010
3 Burundi 90.61% 2010
4 Solomon Islands 89.77% 2010
5 Vietnam 88.86% 2010
6 Mozambique 88.75% 2010
7 Cambodia 87.71% 2010
8 Laos 87.59% 2010
9 Barbados 86.88% 2010
10 Czech Republic 85.99% 2010
11 Slovakia 85.94% 2010
12 Uganda 84.35% 2010
13 East Timor 84.16% 2010
14 Australia 83.78% 2010
15 Mongolia 83.52% 2010
16 Thailand 83.51% 2010
17 Jamaica 83.29% 2010
18 Burkina Faso 83.01% 2010
19 Malawi 82.26% 2010
20 Ghana 82.03% 2010
21 Benin 81.71% 2010
22 Denmark 81.58% 2010
23 Chad 81.55% 2010
24 Kenya 81.54% 2010
25 Tanzania 81.49% 2010
26 Zambia 81.42% 2010
27 Sweden 81.14% 2010
28 Singapore 81.02% 2010
29 Switzerland 81.01% 2010
30 Mali 80.99% 2010
31 Latvia 80.83% 2010
32 The Bahamas 80.52% 2010
33 Botswana 80.47% 2010
34 Belarus 80.23% 2010
35 Angola 79.96% 2010
36 Bulgaria 79.92% 2010
37 Turkmenistan 79.78% 2010
38 Moldova 79.52% 2010
39 The Gambia 79.41% 2010
=40 Guinea 79.32% 2010
=40 Papua New Guinea 79.32% 2010
42 Albania 79.1% 2010
43 Eritrea 79.02% 2010
44 Canada 79.01% 2010
45 Burma 78.84% 2010
46 North Korea 78.57% 2010
47 Maldives 78.56% 2010
48 Russia 78.19% 2010
49 Uzbekistan 78.13% 2010
50 Madagascar 78.12% 2010
51 New Zealand 78.09% 2010
=52 Romania 78.06% 2010
=52 Kazakhstan 78.06% 2010
54 Mauritania 77.7% 2010
55 Ukraine 77.46% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 77.43% 2010
56 Kyrgyzstan 77.36% 2010
57 Germany 76.83% 2010
58 Zimbabwe 76.65% 2010
59 Bhutan 76.61% 2010
60 Uruguay 76.58% 2010
61 Ireland 76.43% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 76.15% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 76.08% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 76.05% 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 75.65% 2010
62 Senegal 75.59% 2010
63 United States 75.54% 2010
64 Estonia 75.47% 2010
65 Malta 75.44% 2010
66 Hungary 75.27% 2010
67 Sri Lanka 75.22% 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 74.89% 2010
68 Malaysia 74.82% 2010
69 Slovenia 74.56% 2010
70 Somalia 74.46% 2010
Europe average (profile) 74.41% 2010
European Union average (profile) 74.38% 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 74.34% 2010
71 Turkey 74.34% 2010
72 Cyprus 74.32% 2010
73 Guinea-Bissau 74.2% 2010
74 Portugal 74.19% 2010
75 Lithuania 74.17% 2010
76 Tajikistan 74.16% 2010
77 Bangladesh 74.1% 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 74.07% 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 74% 2010
=78 Trinidad and Tobago 73.95% 2010
=78 Gabon 73.95% 2010
80 Nepal 73.77% 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 73.41% 2010
81 Netherlands 73.34% 2010
82 Democratic Republic of the Congo 73.03% 2010
83 Iceland 72.96% 2010
84 Finland 72.88% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 72.83% 2010
85 Comoros 72.74% 2010
86 Cape Verde 72.67% 2010
87 Liberia 72.66% 2010
88 South Korea 72.6% 2010
89 Argentina 72.59% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 72.54% 2010
90 El Salvador 72.51% 2010
91 Armenia 72.48% 2010
92 Austria 72.44% 2010
93 Central African Republic 72.18% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 71.96% 2010
94 Japan 71.93% 2010
95 Norway 71.79% 2010
96 Lesotho 71.59% 2010
97 Togo 71.43% 2010
98 Brazil 71.19% 2010
99 Croatia 71.14% 2010
100 Bosnia and Herzegovina 71.1% 2010
101 Luxembourg 70.98% 2010
102 Tunisia 70.65% 2010
103 Colombia 70.4% 2010
=104 Spain 70.21% 2010
=104 Poland 70.21% 2010
106 Israel 70.02% 2010
107 Guyana 69.93% 2010
108 Ethiopia 69.91% 2010
109 Namibia 69.85% 2010
110 Equatorial Guinea 69.72% 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 69.62% 2010
111 Italy 69.6% 2010
112 Haiti 69.59% 2010
113 Swaziland 69.57% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 69.56% 2010
114 Kuwait 69.55% 2010
115 Nicaragua 69.32% 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 69.27% 2010
116 Mauritius 69.16% 2010
117 Republic of Macedonia 69.05% 2010
118 Serbia and Montenegro 69.02% 2010
failed states average (profile) 68.89% 2010
119 Afghanistan 68.66% 2010
120 Indonesia 68.36% 2010
121 Honduras 67.99% 2010
122 Azerbaijan 67.81% 2010
123 Cameroon 67.63% 2010
124 Georgia 67.55% 2010
125 Philippines 67.34% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 67.17% 2010
126 Costa Rica 66.99% 2010
127 Cote d'Ivoire 66.95% 2010
128 Fiji 66.81% 2010
=129 Dominica 66.49% 2010
=129 Dominican Republic 66.49% 2010
131 Sierra Leone 66.47% 2010
132 Paraguay 66.36% 2010
133 Belize 66.23% 2010
134 Bahrain 66.22% 2010
135 Guatemala 66.18% 2010
136 India 65.99% 2010
137 South Africa 65.78% 2010
=138 Greece 65.65% 2010
=138 United Arab Emirates 65.65% 2010
140 Mexico 65.58% 2010
141 Morocco 65.36% 2010
142 Lebanon 65.25% 2010
143 Panama 65.24% 2010
=144 Nigeria 64.27% 2010
=144 Niger 64.27% 2010
146 Chile 64.06% 2010
147 Venezuela 63.98% 2010
148 Qatar 63.82% 2010
149 Egypt 63.69% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 63.51% 2010
150 Bolivia 63.14% 2010
151 Belgium 62.92% 2010
152 Jordan 62.62% 2010
153 Pakistan 62.45% 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 62.42% 2010
154 Peru 61.92% 2010
155 Algeria 61.59% 2010
156 Libya 61.51% 2010
157 Suriname 60.53% 2010
158 Iran 60.08% 2010
159 Ecuador 59.92% 2010
160 Yemen 59.1% 2010
161 Sudan 58.86% 2010
162 France 58.85% 2010
163 Syria 57.56% 2010
164 Saudi Arabia 56.14% 2010
165 Oman 52.76% 2010
166 Iraq 52.07% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Both sexes aged 20-24. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Economic activity rate and economically active population, by sex, thirteen age groups, 1950-2010 (ILO estimates and projections) are data from the International Labour Union (ILO). Source details: ILO, Economically Active Population, 1950-2010, fourth edition, diskette database (Geneva, 1997). The latest set of estimates and projections covering the period 1950-2010 (4th edition) was released by ILO in December 1996. These data are updated every five-ten years by ILO and a new set of these data is in preparation. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Economic-activity/Both-sexes-aged-20--24

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