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Former British colonies Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59

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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Ghana 91.93% 2010
2 Tanzania 91.88% 2010
3 Malawi 89.96% 2010
4 Uganda 88.93% 2010
5 Kenya 85.83% 2010
6 Maldives 83.79% 2010
7 Zimbabwe 82.74% 2010
8 Bangladesh 82.57% 2010
9 The Gambia 82.23% 2010
10 Jamaica 80.26% 2010
11 Burma 79.14% 2010
12 Qatar 76.77% 2010
13 Nigeria 75.74% 2010
14 United Arab Emirates 75.17% 2010
15 The Bahamas 74.38% 2010
16 Bhutan 72.27% 2010
17 Botswana 71.12% 2010
18 Namibia 70.41% 2010
19 United States 67.56% 2010
20 Zambia 66.23% 2010
21 Lesotho 65.54% 2010
22 Sierra Leone 65.43% 2010
23 Sudan 64.82% 2010
24 India 64.57% 2010
25 Dominica 64.21% 2010
26 Pakistan 63.33% 2010
27 New Zealand 62.67% 2010
28 Barbados 62.35% 2010
29 Canada 61.86% 2010
30 Israel 59.9% 2010
31 Trinidad and Tobago 59.26% 2010
32 Bahrain 58.17% 2010
33 Egypt 57.41% 2010
34 Guyana 56.44% 2010
35 Australia 55.28% 2010
36 Swaziland 54.76% 2010
37 Fiji 53.9% 2010
38 Kuwait 53.73% 2010
39 Yemen 53.05% 2010
40 Jordan 51.68% 2010
41 Malaysia 51.4% 2010
42 Sri Lanka 50.79% 2010
43 Belize 50.28% 2010
44 Singapore 42.78% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59. 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/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Labor/Economic-activity/Both-sexes-aged-55--59

Former British colonies Compared by Labor > Economic activity > Both sexes aged 55-59

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