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Labor > Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%). Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Tanzania 75.4% 2012
2 Madagascar 74.6% 2012
3 Zimbabwe 74% 2012
4 Burkina Faso 72.6% 2012
5 Rwanda 72.4% 2012
6 Nepal 72.1% 2012
7 Ethiopia 70.8% 2012
8 Cambodia 70% 2012
9 Eritrea 67.5% 2012
10 Qatar 67.4% 2012
11 Equatorial Guinea 66.2% 2012
12 Netherlands 63.2% 2012
13 Iceland 61.8% 2012
14 Switzerland 61.6% 2012
15 Laos 61.5% 2012
=16 Australia 59.6% 2012
=16 Vietnam 59.6% 2012
18 Togo 57.5% 2012
19 Peru 57.4% 2012
20 Mozambique 57.3% 2012
21 Senegal 57% 2012
22 Guatemala 56.7% 2012
23 North Korea 56.5% 2012
24 Burundi 56.4% 2012
25 Benin 55.8% 2012
26 The Gambia 55.7% 2012
27 Uganda 55.1% 2012
28 Denmark 54.9% 2012
29 Papua New Guinea 54.7% 2012
30 Austria 54.6% 2012
31 Central African Republic 54.4% 2012
32 Canada 54.3% 2012
33 Bangladesh 53.5% 2012
34 Brazil 53.3% 2012
35 Niger 53% 2012
36 Norway 52.4% 2012
=37 Paraguay 52.2% 2012
=37 Cape Verde 52.2% 2012
=39 Guinea 51.9% 2012
=39 Mali 51.9% 2012
41 Malawi 51.8% 2012
42 Bolivia 51.4% 2012
43 Burma 50.9% 2012
44 China 50.8% 2012
45 Zambia 50.4% 2012
=46 New Zealand 49.2% 2012
=46 Chad 49.2% 2012
48 Macau 49% 2012
49 United Arab Emirates 48.3% 2012
50 Guinea-Bissau 48.1% 2012
51 Cote d'Ivoire 47.9% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 47.2% 2012
52 Thailand 46.6% 2012
53 Uruguay 46.4% 2012
=54 United Kingdom 46.3% 2012
=54 Germany 46.3% 2012
56 Angola 46.1% 2012
57 Ecuador 45.9% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 45.89% 2012
58 Belize 45.7% 2012
59 Kazakhstan 45.5% 2012
60 Bhutan 45.3% 2012
61 Honduras 45.1% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 44.49% 2012
62 Cameroon 44.4% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 43.9% 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 43.83% 2012
63 Israel 43.7% 2012
64 Finland 43.4% 2012
=65 Mexico 43.3% 2012
=65 Solomon Islands 43.3% 2012
67 Malta 43.2% 2012
68 El Salvador 43% 2012
69 Panama 42.9% 2012
=70 Trinidad and Tobago 42.6% 2012
=70 Nicaragua 42.6% 2012
72 United States 42.2% 2012
=73 Barbados 41.9% 2012
=73 Sierra Leone 41.9% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 41.73% 2012
75 Pakistan 41.6% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 40.92% 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 40.9% 2012
=76 Philippines 40.7% 2012
=76 Brunei 40.7% 2012
=78 The Bahamas 40.6% 2012
=78 Kyrgyzstan 40.6% 2012
failed states average (profile) 40.59% 2012
=80 Maldives 40.4% 2012
=80 Botswana 40.4% 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 40.39% 2012
82 Cuba 39.9% 2012
=83 Indonesia 39.6% 2012
=83 Costa Rica 39.6% 2012
85 Democratic Republic of the Congo 39.5% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 39.33% 2012
86 Sweden 39.2% 2012
87 Somalia 39.1% 2012
=88 Republic of the Congo 39% 2012
=88 Japan 39% 2012
90 Dominican Republic 38.2% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 37.91% 2012
91 Tajikistan 37.8% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 36.92% 2012
92 Colombia 36.9% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 36.34% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 36.28% 2012
93 Ghana 36.1% 2012
94 Venezuela 35.9% 2012
=95 Malaysia 35.7% 2012
=95 Oman 35.7% 2012
97 Uzbekistan 35.5% 2012
98 Turkmenistan 35.4% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 34.68% 2012
99 Ukraine 34.4% 2012
=100 Hong Kong 34.2% 2012
=100 Singapore 34.2% 2012
=100 Comoros 34.2% 2012
103 Argentina 34.1% 2012
104 India 34% 2012
105 Liberia 33.5% 2012
106 Russia 33.4% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 33.35% 2012
107 Fiji 33% 2012
108 Kenya 32.9% 2012
109 Turkey 32.8% 2012
110 Mauritius 32.6% 2012
111 European Union 32.58% 2012
112 Nigeria 32.4% 2012
=113 Bahrain 32.2% 2012
=113 Estonia 32.2% 2012
115 Mongolia 32% 2012
116 Kuwait 31.7% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 31.46% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 31.4% 2012
117 Chile 31.3% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 31.22% 2012
118 Belarus 31% 2012
European Union average (profile) 30.67% 2012
119 Sri Lanka 30.6% 2012
Europe average (profile) 30.6% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 30.41% 2012
120 Afghanistan 30.2% 2012
=121 Morocco 29.9% 2012
=121 Haiti 29.9% 2012
123 Azerbaijan 29.4% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 29.24% 2012
=124 France 28.8% 2012
=124 Lesotho 28.8% 2012
=124 Latvia 28.8% 2012
127 Cyprus 28.6% 2012
128 Libya 28.2% 2012
129 Ireland 28.1% 2012
=130 Slovenia 27.1% 2012
=130 Guyana 27.1% 2012
132 Sudan 26.8% 2012
133 Albania 26.3% 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 26.24% 2012
134 Swaziland 25.9% 2012
135 Czech Republic 25.2% 2012
=136 South Korea 24.9% 2012
=136 Belgium 24.9% 2012
=136 Poland 24.9% 2012
139 Syria 24.4% 2012
140 Yemen 24.3% 2012
=141 Jamaica 23.9% 2012
=141 Romania 23.9% 2012
143 Portugal 23.4% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 23.24% 2012
144 Armenia 23% 2012
145 Lebanon 22.7% 2012
146 Lithuania 22.6% 2012
147 Algeria 22.5% 2012
148 Tunisia 22.2% 2012
=149 Luxembourg 22% 2012
=149 Iran 22% 2012
=151 Mauritania 21.9% 2012
=151 Egypt 21.9% 2012
153 Bulgaria 21.6% 2012
154 Georgia 21.2% 2012
155 Namibia 20.5% 2012
156 Slovakia 20.3% 2012
157 Iraq 19.5% 2012
158 Suriname 19.1% 2012
159 Hungary 18.7% 2012
160 Italy 18.4% 2012
161 Spain 18.1% 2012
162 Montenegro 18% 2012
163 Moldova 17.5% 2012
=164 Jordan 16.9% 2012
=164 Puerto Rico 16.9% 2012
166 Croatia 16.3% 2012
167 Gabon 16.2% 2012
=168 Republic of Macedonia 15.5% 2012
=168 Serbia 15.5% 2012
=170 Bosnia and Herzegovina 13.8% 2012
=170 Greece 13.8% 2012
172 Saudi Arabia 12.8% 2012
173 East Timor 12.6% 2012
174 South Africa 12.5% 2012

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