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Labor > Employment to population ratio, 15+, male > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 95.4% 2012
2 United Arab Emirates 88.8% 2012
3 Madagascar 88.2% 2012
4 Tanzania 88% 2012
5 Ethiopia 86.9% 2012
6 Burkina Faso 86.4% 2012
7 Zimbabwe 85.9% 2012
8 Equatorial Guinea 85.4% 2012
9 Cambodia 85.2% 2012
10 Guatemala 85% 2012
=11 Rwanda 84.8% 2012
=11 Niger 84.8% 2012
13 Nepal 84.6% 2012
14 Bahrain 83% 2012
15 Eritrea 82.9% 2012
16 Kuwait 81.5% 2012
17 Senegal 81.3% 2012
18 Peru 80.9% 2012
19 Bangladesh 80.7% 2012
20 Vietnam 80.4% 2012
21 Paraguay 80.3% 2012
22 Thailand 80.2% 2012
23 North Korea 79.8% 2012
24 Ecuador 79.7% 2012
=25 Indonesia 79.6% 2012
=25 Pakistan 79.6% 2012
27 Honduras 79.5% 2012
28 Burma 79.2% 2012
29 Central African Republic 78.9% 2012
30 Bolivia 78.7% 2012
31 Panama 78.5% 2012
32 India 78.3% 2012
33 Cote d'Ivoire 77.8% 2012
34 Laos 77.7% 2012
35 Benin 77.6% 2012
36 Belize 77.5% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 77.5% 2012
37 Cape Verde 77.3% 2012
=38 The Gambia 76.9% 2012
=38 Mozambique 76.9% 2012
40 Brazil 76.7% 2012
41 Uganda 76.5% 2012
42 Mali 76.4% 2012
=43 Malawi 76.2% 2012
=43 Oman 76.2% 2012
45 Mexico 76.1% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 75.97% 2012
=46 Solomon Islands 75.9% 2012
=46 Burundi 75.9% 2012
48 Macau 75.7% 2012
=49 Guinea 75.5% 2012
=49 Singapore 75.5% 2012
51 Bhutan 75.4% 2012
52 Togo 75.3% 2012
53 Comoros 74.7% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 74.48% 2012
54 Costa Rica 74.3% 2012
=55 Philippines 74.2% 2012
=55 Kazakhstan 74.2% 2012
=57 Cameroon 74.1% 2012
=57 China 74.1% 2012
59 Sri Lanka 73.8% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 73.73% 2012
60 Nicaragua 73.6% 2012
=61 Afghanistan 73.5% 2012
=61 Venezuela 73.5% 2012
=61 Chad 73.5% 2012
=64 Colombia 73.3% 2012
=64 Uruguay 73.3% 2012
=66 Saudi Arabia 73.2% 2012
=66 Kyrgyzstan 73.2% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 73.17% 2012
=68 Malaysia 73.1% 2012
=68 Zambia 73.1% 2012
=70 Brunei 72.9% 2012
=70 Guinea-Bissau 72.9% 2012
72 Papua New Guinea 72.7% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 72.69% 2012
=73 Switzerland 72.4% 2012
=73 Iceland 72.4% 2012
75 Maldives 72.1% 2012
76 El Salvador 72% 2012
77 Dominican Republic 71.8% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 71.74% 2012
78 Trinidad and Tobago 71.7% 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 71.64% 2012
79 Libya 71.6% 2012
80 Angola 71.4% 2012
failed states average (profile) 71.26% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 71.12% 2012
81 Chile 70.6% 2012
82 Mauritius 70.5% 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 70.43% 2012
83 Argentina 70.2% 2012
84 Somalia 70% 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 69.97% 2012
85 The Bahamas 69.7% 2012
86 South Korea 69.6% 2012
87 Botswana 69.5% 2012
=88 Barbados 69.4% 2012
=88 Egypt 69.4% 2012
90 Morocco 69.2% 2012
91 New Zealand 69.1% 2012
92 Ghana 68.8% 2012
=93 Syria 68.5% 2012
=93 Cuba 68.5% 2012
=95 Tajikistan 68.2% 2012
=95 Australia 68.2% 2012
=95 Democratic Republic of the Congo 68.2% 2012
98 Republic of the Congo 68% 2012
99 Turkmenistan 67.9% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 67.86% 2012
100 Russia 67.3% 2012
=101 Netherlands 67.2% 2012
=101 Fiji 67.2% 2012
=101 Japan 67.2% 2012
104 Norway 66.9% 2012
105 Uzbekistan 66.8% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 66.58% 2012
106 Haiti 66.5% 2012
=107 Sudan 66.3% 2012
=107 Kenya 66.3% 2012
109 Algeria 66.1% 2012
=110 Sierra Leone 65.8% 2012
=110 Azerbaijan 65.8% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 65.72% 2012
112 Canada 65.7% 2012
113 Hong Kong 65.4% 2012
114 Guyana 65.2% 2012
115 Mongolia 64.9% 2012
=116 Israel 64.8% 2012
=116 Austria 64.8% 2012
=118 Turkey 64.7% 2012
=118 Lebanon 64.7% 2012
120 Iran 64.6% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 64.26% 2012
121 Czech Republic 63.7% 2012
=122 Jamaica 63.6% 2012
=122 United States 63.6% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 63.51% 2012
124 United Kingdom 63% 2012
=125 Georgia 62.7% 2012
=125 Suriname 62.7% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 62.61% 2012
=127 Malta 62.6% 2012
=127 Germany 62.6% 2012
129 Sweden 62.5% 2012
130 Denmark 62.4% 2012
131 Liberia 62.3% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 62.3% 2012
=132 Cyprus 62% 2012
=132 Tunisia 62% 2012
134 Luxembourg 61.9% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 61.64% 2012
135 Yemen 61.5% 2012
136 Ukraine 61.2% 2012
137 Estonia 61.1% 2012
138 Armenia 60.9% 2012
139 Iraq 60.2% 2012
140 Romania 59.8% 2012
=141 Slovakia 59.4% 2012
=141 Jordan 59.4% 2012
143 Finland 59.1% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 58.93% 2012
144 Poland 58.7% 2012
145 Nigeria 58.6% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 58.41% 2012
Europe average (profile) 58.28% 2012
European Union average (profile) 58.26% 2012
146 Slovenia 58.2% 2012
147 European Union 58.08% 2012
148 Albania 57.2% 2012
=149 Swaziland 56.7% 2012
=149 Portugal 56.7% 2012
151 Belarus 56.6% 2012
=152 Lithuania 56.4% 2012
=152 Latvia 56.4% 2012
154 Ireland 56% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 55.99% 2012
155 Lesotho 55.9% 2012
156 France 55.8% 2012
157 Gabon 55.1% 2012
158 Belgium 54.9% 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 54.16% 2012
159 Namibia 53.9% 2012
160 Italy 53.6% 2012
=161 Mauritania 53.2% 2012
=161 Hungary 53.2% 2012
163 Bulgaria 50.9% 2012
164 Serbia 50.3% 2012
165 Spain 49.9% 2012
166 East Timor 49.4% 2012
=167 Greece 49.2% 2012
=167 Croatia 49.2% 2012
169 Montenegro 46.5% 2012
170 South Africa 46.4% 2012
171 Republic of Macedonia 46.1% 2012
172 Puerto Rico 42.4% 2012
173 Bosnia and Herzegovina 41.9% 2012
174 Moldova 40.4% 2012

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