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Labor > Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus: 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 Malawi 83.47% 2010
2 Mozambique 82.76% 2010
3 Tanzania 82.15% 2010
4 Guinea-Bissau 81.89% 2010
5 Central African Republic 80.52% 2010
6 Comoros 78.79% 2010
7 Madagascar 78.52% 2010
8 Sudan 76.28% 2010
=9 Bolivia 76.08% 2010
=9 Uganda 76.08% 2010
11 Liberia 74.87% 2010
12 Ethiopia 74.63% 2010
13 Ghana 74.17% 2010
14 Burundi 74.04% 2010
15 Kenya 73.41% 2010
16 Eritrea 72.62% 2010
17 Lesotho 72.52% 2010
18 Cote d'Ivoire 72.26% 2010
19 The Gambia 71.13% 2010
20 Togo 70.92% 2010
21 Angola 70.74% 2010
22 Burkina Faso 70.66% 2010
=23 Dominica 70.63% 2010
=23 Dominican Republic 70.63% 2010
=23 Somalia 70.63% 2010
26 Cameroon 69.69% 2010
27 Mali 69.41% 2010
28 Rwanda 68.39% 2010
29 Haiti 67.08% 2010
30 Burma 66.73% 2010
31 Bhutan 66.51% 2010
32 Ecuador 65.74% 2010
33 Botswana 65.02% 2010
34 Nepal 65.01% 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 64.96% 2010
35 Solomon Islands 64.14% 2010
failed states average (profile) 61.58% 2010
36 Guatemala 60.17% 2010
37 East Timor 59.91% 2010
38 Chad 59.71% 2010
39 Zimbabwe 59.55% 2010
40 Bangladesh 58.98% 2010
41 Gabon 58.7% 2010
42 Cape Verde 58.06% 2010
43 Sierra Leone 57.01% 2010
44 Mauritania 56.49% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 56.3% 2010
45 Zambia 55.37% 2010
46 Honduras 55.29% 2010
47 Afghanistan 55.24% 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 55.19% 2010
48 Senegal 55.18% 2010
49 Philippines 54.54% 2010
50 Nicaragua 54.42% 2010
51 Peru 53.97% 2010
52 Iran 53.71% 2010
53 Laos 53.6% 2010
54 India 52.67% 2010
55 Mexico 51.08% 2010
56 El Salvador 50.8% 2010
57 Belize 50.12% 2010
58 Equatorial Guinea 49.65% 2010
59 Jamaica 49.28% 2010
60 Indonesia 48.47% 2010
61 Pakistan 48.12% 2010
62 Qatar 48.03% 2010
63 Venezuela 46.92% 2010
=64 Guinea 45.97% 2010
=64 Papua New Guinea 45.97% 2010
66 Yemen 45.35% 2010
Former British colonies average (profile) 45.26% 2010
67 Fiji 44.64% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 44.13% 2010
68 Vietnam 43.7% 2010
69 Turkey 42.86% 2010
70 Paraguay 41.21% 2010
71 Maldives 40.76% 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 40.64% 2010
72 Saudi Arabia 39.85% 2010
73 Cambodia 39.73% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 39.62% 2010
74 Malaysia 38.62% 2010
75 Iceland 37.98% 2010
76 Iraq 37.95% 2010
77 Thailand 37.47% 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 36.86% 2010
Catholic countries average (profile) 36.77% 2010
78 Mongolia 36.56% 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 35.71% 2010
79 Namibia 35.65% 2010
80 Swaziland 33.86% 2010
81 Japan 33.4% 2010
82 Bahrain 32.98% 2010
83 Libya 32.96% 2010
84 The Bahamas 32.71% 2010
85 Syria 32.68% 2010
86 South Korea 32.4% 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 32.19% 2010
87 Albania 32.03% 2010
88 Lebanon 30.94% 2010
89 Costa Rica 30.41% 2010
90 Jordan 30.22% 2010
91 Brazil 30.06% 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 30.01% 2010
92 Oman 29.76% 2010
93 Morocco 29.34% 2010
94 Panama 28.55% 2010
95 Tunisia 28.1% 2010
96 Guyana 27.82% 2010
97 North Korea 27.56% 2010
98 China 27.52% 2010
99 Sri Lanka 27.22% 2010
100 Serbia and Montenegro 27.11% 2010
101 Kuwait 25.57% 2010
102 Chile 25.08% 2010
103 Colombia 24.89% 2010
104 Egypt 24.58% 2010
105 Poland 24.13% 2010
106 Bosnia and Herzegovina 23.88% 2010
107 Georgia 23.63% 2010
108 South Africa 23.47% 2010
109 United Arab Emirates 22.26% 2010
110 Cyprus 20.92% 2010
111 Argentina 20.59% 2010
112 Latvia 20.35% 2010
113 Republic of Macedonia 18.88% 2010
114 Suriname 18.36% 2010
115 Algeria 18.26% 2010
116 Azerbaijan 18.17% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 17.28% 2010
117 Israel 16.91% 2010
118 Portugal 16.71% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 16.43% 2010
119 Singapore 16.26% 2010
120 Trinidad and Tobago 16.17% 2010
121 Croatia 14.61% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 14.18% 2010
122 Armenia 14.18% 2010
123 Mauritius 14.04% 2010
124 Uruguay 13.65% 2010
125 Ireland 13.62% 2010
126 Turkmenistan 13.54% 2010
127 United States 13.49% 2010
128 Barbados 12.81% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 12.75% 2010
Europe average (profile) 12.56% 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 12.49% 2010
129 Lithuania 12.31% 2010
130 Russia 12.07% 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 11.92% 2010
131 Slovenia 11.82% 2010
132 Czech Republic 11.65% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 11.48% 2010
133 Norway 11.17% 2010
134 Belarus 11.14% 2010
135 Slovakia 10.91% 2010
136 Tajikistan 10.46% 2010
137 Bulgaria 10.09% 2010
=138 Canada 9.41% 2010
=138 Denmark 9.41% 2010
140 Greece 9.39% 2010
141 Ukraine 9.13% 2010
142 Uzbekistan 9.05% 2010
143 Cuba 8.95% 2010
European Union average (profile) 8.91% 2010
144 New Zealand 8.83% 2010
145 Kyrgyzstan 8.78% 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 8.06% 2010
146 Moldova 7.87% 2010
147 Kazakhstan 7.86% 2010
148 Switzerland 7.72% 2010
149 Australia 7.54% 2010
150 Sweden 6.62% 2010
151 Italy 6.59% 2010
152 Malta 5.82% 2010
153 Romania 4.86% 2010
154 Finland 3.95% 2010
155 Germany 3.91% 2010
156 Spain 3.04% 2010
157 Netherlands 2.45% 2010
158 France 2.07% 2010
159 Austria 1.94% 2010
160 Luxembourg 1.83% 2010
161 Belgium 1.65% 2010
162 Hungary 0.91% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Men aged 65 plus. 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/Men-aged-65-plus

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