World Labor Force Participation Rate Chart
Current World Labor Force Participation Rate: 62.80%
World Labor Force Participation Rate for Dec 2016
Mean: 64.66%
Median: 64.83%
Min: 62.80% (Dec 2016)
Max: 66.42% (Dec 1990)

World Labor Force Participation Rate. This rate includes those who are employed, and unemployed but looking for work.

Source: World Bank > World > World Labor Force Participation Rate