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People > Labor participation rate, male > % of male population ages 15+: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Labor participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+). Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 95.6% 2012
2 Equatorial Guinea 92.3% 2012
3 United Arab Emirates 91% 2012
4 Madagascar 90.6% 2012
5 Tanzania 90.2% 2012
6 Burkina Faso 90.1% 2012
=7 Eritrea 89.8% 2012
=7 Niger 89.8% 2012
9 Zimbabwe 89.7% 2012
10 Ethiopia 89.4% 2012
11 Guatemala 88.2% 2012
12 Senegal 88% 2012
13 Netherlands 87.3% 2012
14 Bahrain 87.2% 2012
15 Cambodia 86.5% 2012
16 Zambia 85.7% 2012
17 Rwanda 85.5% 2012
18 Central African Republic 85.1% 2012
19 Paraguay 84.8% 2012
=20 Indonesia 84.4% 2012
=20 Peru 84.4% 2012
22 North Korea 84.2% 2012
23 Bangladesh 84.1% 2012
24 Cape Verde 83.5% 2012
25 The Gambia 83% 2012
=26 Pakistan 82.9% 2012
=26 Burma 82.9% 2012
=26 Honduras 82.9% 2012
29 Kuwait 82.8% 2012
30 Ecuador 82.6% 2012
31 Belize 82.3% 2012
32 Namibia 82.2% 2012
=33 Panama 81.9% 2012
=33 Vietnam 81.9% 2012
=35 Oman 81.8% 2012
=35 Burundi 81.8% 2012
=37 Botswana 81.5% 2012
=37 Cote d'Ivoire 81.5% 2012
39 Mali 81.4% 2012
40 Malawi 81.3% 2012
41 Togo 81.2% 2012
=42 Bolivia 80.9% 2012
=42 India 80.9% 2012
=42 Brazil 80.9% 2012
=42 Guyana 80.9% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 80.9% 2012
46 Thailand 80.8% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 80.49% 2012
47 Vanuatu 80.3% 2012
48 Comoros 80.2% 2012
49 Nicaragua 80.1% 2012
50 Mexico 80% 2012
=51 Afghanistan 79.7% 2012
=51 Philippines 79.7% 2012
=51 Colombia 79.7% 2012
=54 The Bahamas 79.3% 2012
=54 Uganda 79.3% 2012
=56 Venezuela 79.2% 2012
=56 Chad 79.2% 2012
58 Solomon Islands 79.1% 2012
=59 Costa Rica 79% 2012
=59 El Salvador 79% 2012
=59 Mauritania 79% 2012
=59 Kyrgyzstan 79% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 79% 2012
63 Laos 78.9% 2012
64 Dominican Republic 78.7% 2012
65 Guinea-Bissau 78.5% 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 78.5% 2012
=66 Guinea 78.3% 2012
=66 Benin 78.3% 2012
68 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 78.2% 2012
69 China 78.1% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 77.78% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 77.75% 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 77.68% 2012
=70 Sao Tome and Principe 77.5% 2012
=70 Macau 77.5% 2012
=70 Kazakhstan 77.5% 2012
=70 Singapore 77.5% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 77.41% 2012
74 Iceland 77.3% 2012
75 Maldives 77.1% 2012
failed states average (profile) 77.03% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 76.92% 2012
=76 Tajikistan 76.9% 2012
=76 Angola 76.9% 2012
=76 Bhutan 76.9% 2012
79 Uruguay 76.8% 2012
=80 Cameroon 76.7% 2012
=80 Barbados 76.7% 2012
82 Turkmenistan 76.5% 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 76.45% 2012
=83 Libya 76.4% 2012
=83 Sri Lanka 76.4% 2012
=85 Sudan 76% 2012
=85 Saint Lucia 76% 2012
87 Mozambique 75.8% 2012
=88 Somalia 75.6% 2012
=88 Brunei 75.6% 2012
=90 Trinidad and Tobago 75.5% 2012
=90 Saudi Arabia 75.5% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 75.46% 2012
=92 Malaysia 75.3% 2012
=92 Switzerland 75.3% 2012
94 Uzbekistan 75.2% 2012
95 Argentina 75% 2012
96 Tonga 74.8% 2012
97 Georgia 74.7% 2012
=98 Chile 74.6% 2012
=98 Egypt 74.6% 2012
100 Mauritius 74.3% 2012
101 Papua New Guinea 74% 2012
102 New Zealand 73.9% 2012
103 Armenia 73.4% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 73.4% 2012
104 Lesotho 73.3% 2012
105 Democratic Republic of the Congo 73.2% 2012
106 Iran 73.1% 2012
107 Republic of the Congo 72.9% 2012
108 Syria 72.7% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 72.66% 2012
109 Kenya 72.2% 2012
=110 South Korea 72% 2012
=110 Fiji 72% 2012
=112 Australia 71.9% 2012
=112 Algeria 71.9% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 71.84% 2012
114 Yemen 71.8% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 71.52% 2012
115 Russia 71.4% 2012
116 Swaziland 71.3% 2012
=117 Canada 71.2% 2012
=117 Ghana 71.2% 2012
119 Jamaica 71% 2012
=120 Turkey 70.8% 2012
=120 Cyprus 70.8% 2012
=120 Haiti 70.8% 2012
123 Tunisia 70.6% 2012
124 Lebanon 70.5% 2012
125 Japan 70.4% 2012
126 Cuba 70.1% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 69.88% 2012
127 Iraq 69.7% 2012
=128 Norway 69.5% 2012
=128 Israel 69.5% 2012
=128 Guam 69.5% 2012
131 United States 69.3% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 69.27% 2012
=132 Sierra Leone 68.9% 2012
=132 Azerbaijan 68.9% 2012
=134 Suriname 68.8% 2012
=134 United Kingdom 68.8% 2012
=134 Mongolia 68.8% 2012
=137 Slovakia 68.7% 2012
=137 Estonia 68.7% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 68.65% 2012
139 Sweden 68.1% 2012
140 Hong Kong 68% 2012
141 Ireland 67.9% 2012
142 Czech Republic 67.8% 2012
143 Austria 67.7% 2012
144 Denmark 67.5% 2012
=145 Republic of Macedonia 67.3% 2012
=145 Djibouti 67.3% 2012
=147 Portugal 67.2% 2012
=147 New Caledonia 67.2% 2012
149 Latvia 67.1% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 66.76% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 66.71% 2012
150 Ukraine 66.6% 2012
=151 Spain 66.5% 2012
=151 Malta 66.5% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 66.47% 2012
Europe average (profile) 66.42% 2012
153 Germany 66.4% 2012
154 Lithuania 66.3% 2012
155 Jordan 66.2% 2012
European Union average (profile) 65.93% 2012
156 Albania 65.4% 2012
157 European Union 65.38% 2012
158 Gabon 65.1% 2012
159 Luxembourg 64.9% 2012
160 Poland 64.8% 2012
=161 Liberia 64.7% 2012
=161 Romania 64.7% 2012
163 Finland 64.3% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 64.14% 2012
164 French Polynesia 64.1% 2012
=165 Nigeria 63.5% 2012
=165 Slovenia 63.5% 2012
167 Nepal 63.2% 2012
168 Belarus 62.7% 2012
169 Greece 62.6% 2012
170 France 61.8% 2012
171 South Africa 60% 2012
172 Hungary 59.9% 2012
=173 Italy 59.4% 2012
=173 Belgium 59.4% 2012
175 Bulgaria 58.8% 2012
176 Croatia 58.5% 2012
177 Samoa 58.4% 2012
178 Morocco 57.4% 2012
179 Bosnia and Herzegovina 57.2% 2012
180 Puerto Rico 51.7% 2012
181 East Timor 51.1% 2012
182 Moldova 43.3% 2012

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"Countries Compared by People > Labor participation rate, male > % of male population ages 15+. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Labor-participation-rate,-male/%-of-male-population-ages-15+

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