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Labor Force Participation Rate, Ages 15-24, by Gender Change

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Afghanistan 62% 13%
Albania 57% 44%
Algeria 47% 9%
Andorra
Angola 56% 50%
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 51% 32%
Armenia 41% 34%
Australia 70% 67%
Austria 64% 54%
Azerbaijan 38% 36%
Bahamas 60% 53%
Bahrain 55% 33%
Bangladesh 67% 51%
Barbados 60% 52%
Belarus 43% 34%
Belgium 35% 30%
Belize 65% 41%
Benin 56% 58%
Bhutan 46% 51%
Bolivia 59% 49%
Bosnia-Herzegovina 40% 26%
Botswana 62% 57%
Brazil 72% 55%
Brunei 51% 42%
Bulgaria 36% 27%
Burkina Faso 81% 73%
Burundi 62% 68%
Cambodia 73% 74%
Cameroon 51% 44%
Canada 64% 64%
Cape Verde 73% 46%
Central African Republic 68% 57%
Chad 57% 56%
Channel Islands 48% 42%
Chile 45% 31%
China 61% 63%
Colombia 53% 38%
Comoros 54% 25%
Congo 45% 45%
Congo, Dem. Rep. of 42% 49%
Costa Rica 58% 37%
Cote d'Ivoire 62% 41%
Croatia 43% 31%
Cuba 47% 36%
Curacao
Cyprus 41% 41%
Czech Republic 35% 25%
Denmark 68% 67%
Djibouti 48% 40%
Dominica
Dominican Republic 62% 41%
Ecuador 61% 41%
Egypt 48% 20%
El Salvador 63% 34%
Equatorial Guinea 88% 64%
Eritrea 80% 74%
Estonia 44% 35%
Ethiopia 80% 75%
Federated States of Micronesia
Fiji 58% 31%
Finland 52% 50%
France 44% 36%
French Guiana 31% 26%
French Polynesia 50% 36%
Gabon 27% 23%
Gambia 65% 64%
Georgia 40% 24%
Germany 55% 49%
Ghana 39% 39%
Greece 35% 28%
Grenada
Guadeloupe 45% 41%
Guam 51% 37%
Guatemala 80% 42%
Guinea 57% 52%
Guinea-Bissau 57% 54%
Guyana 61% 30%
Haiti 40% 33%
Honduras 67% 31%
Hong Kong, SAR 35% 36%
Hungary 28% 22%
Iceland 64% 71%
India 55% 19%
Indonesia 62% 41%
Iran 49% 13%
Iraq 49% 8%
Ireland 44% 42%
Israel 29% 34%
Italy 33% 23%
Jamaica 42% 32%
Japan 42% 44%
Jordan 42% 11%
Kazakhstan 50% 44%
Kenya 44% 36%
Kiribati
Korea, North 60% 65%
Korea, South 23% 30%
Kosovo
Kuwait 44% 25%
Kyrgyzstan 58% 37%
Laos 59% 69%
Latvia 44% 39%
Lebanon 41% 18%
Lesotho 53% 38%
Liberia 36% 35%
Libya 50% 24%
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 33% 27%
Luxembourg 27% 23%
Macao, SAR 46% 48%
Macedonia 42% 24%
Madagascar 74% 72%
Malawi 54% 66%
Malaysia 47% 32%
Maldives 59% 48%
Mali 50% 31%
Malta 55% 49%
Marshall Islands
Martinique 33% 24%
Mauritania 57% 22%
Mauritius 47% 34%
Mayotte
Mexico 62% 34%
Moldova 24% 19%
Monaco
Mongolia 38% 30%
Montenegro
Morocco 53% 19%
Mozambique 61% 72%
Myanmar 58% 58%
Namibia 42% 38%
Nauru
Nepal 77% 75%
Netherlands 69% 69%
Netherlands Antilles - -
New Caledonia 57% 44%
New Zealand 62% 59%
Nicaragua 63% 32%
Niger 80% 35%
Nigeria 40% 35%
Norway 57% 57%
Oman 53% 24%
Pakistan 69% 20%
Palau
Palestinian Territory 42% 8%
Panama 64% 34%
Papua New Guinea 57% 59%
Paraguay 77% 50%
Peru 67% 55%
Philippines 57% 36%
Poland 40% 30%
Portugal 39% 35%
Puerto Rico 33% 19%
Qatar 79% 36%
Reunion 39% 35%
Romania 36% 26%
Russia 49% 39%
Rwanda 72% 75%
Samoa 54% 32%
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe 54% 27%
Saudi Arabia 25% 7%
Senegal 80% 53%
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone 40% 49%
Singapore 40% 37%
Slovakia 36% 26%
Slovenia 43% 35%
Solomon Islands 57% 42%
Somalia 58% 32%
South Africa 29% 24%
South Sudan
Spain 46% 41%
Sri Lanka 49% 26%
St. Kitts-Nevis
St. Lucia 60% 52%
St. Vincent & the Grenadines 62% 43%
Sudan 43% 27%
Suriname 41% 17%
Swaziland 52% 37%
Sweden 52% 51%
Switzerland 68% 64%
Syria 49% 9%
Taiwan
Tajikistan 56% 39%
Tanzania 81% 81%
Thailand 56% 40%
Timor-Leste 52% 36%
Togo 64% 68%
Tonga 45% 32%
Trinidad and Tobago 61% 45%
Tunisia 44% 22%
Turkey 53% 26%
Turkmenistan 56% 32%
Tuvalu
Uganda 60% 60%
Ukraine 46% 35%
United Arab Emirates 62% 32%
United Kingdom 61% 57%
United States 52% 50%
Uruguay 62% 46%
Uzbekistan 56% 33%
Vanuatu 63% 51%
Venezuela 59% 33%
Vietnam 64% 59%
Western Sahara
Yemen 52% 21%
Zambia 71% 65%
Zimbabwe 82% 77%

Source: PRB The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: The ratio of the labor force ages 15 to 24 to the corresponding working-age population, expressed as a percentage. The labor force is the sum of the number of persons employed and the number of persons unemployed.

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

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