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OECD LABOUR FORCE STATISTICS 2016 - © OECD 2016

Participation rates and unemployment rates by age and sex
2Participation rates and unemployment rates by age and sex
  Annual average estimates, percentage
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‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
‌2012‌
‌2013‌
‌2014‌
‌2015‌
Participation rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Males
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-19
32.3
 
31.1
 
27.6
 
23.2
 
18.4
 
16.1
 
18.0
 
16.9
 
15.0
 
16.4
 
20-24
82.1
 
82.0
 
80.5
 
76.4
 
71.2
 
68.3
 
67.1
 
67.9
 
66.5
 
65.1
 
25-34
93.4
 
92.3
 
92.5
 
91.6
 
90.6
 
89.0
 
90.0
 
88.1
 
88.7
 
88.3
 
35-44
93.6
 
93.1
 
92.8
 
92.4
 
91.6
 
91.7
 
91.2
 
91.9
 
92.1
 
92.2
 
45-54
88.9
 
89.1
 
89.1
 
87.5
 
86.8
 
86.6
 
86.1
 
88.4
 
88.0
 
88.5
 
55-59
76.4
 
77.5
 
76.3
 
76.6
 
74.2
 
74.1
 
73.4
 
76.3
 
77.9
 
79.7
 
60-64
58.1
 
60.6
 
60.5
 
57.1
 
55.1
 
55.7
 
54.6
 
56.4
 
57.3
 
62.4
 
15-24
59.3
 
59.6
 
56.8
 
51.7
 
45.9
 
42.6
 
42.3
 
41.5
 
38.9
 
38.3
 
25-54
92.2
 
91.7
 
91.7
 
90.7
 
89.9
 
89.2
 
89.3
 
89.5
 
89.7
 
89.8
 
55-64
68.2
 
69.8
 
69.0
 
67.5
 
65.2
 
65.4
 
64.6
 
66.9
 
68.3
 
71.5
 
65 and over
14.4
 
16.1
 
16.5
 
14.9
 
13.9
 
13.8
 
14.0
 
14.5
 
15.6
 
16.6
 
15-64
81.6
 
81.6
 
81.0
 
79.3
 
77.4
 
76.7
 
76.7
 
77.2
 
77.1
 
77.6
 
Females
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-19
25.4
 
27.4
 
25.1
 
21.0
 
15.8
 
15.9
 
17.6
 
17.3
 
14.2
 
13.5
 
20-24
70.4
 
72.5
 
71.8
 
71.0
 
66.5
 
64.6
 
63.5
 
64.5
 
59.6
 
58.3
 
25-34
78.5
 
78.7
 
77.7
 
77.8
 
77.4
 
78.0
 
76.9
 
78.3
 
76.8
 
76.9
 
35-44
66.7
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
69.0
 
68.7
 
68.3
 
70.4
 
71.5
 
72.9
 
72.6
 
45-54
63.9
 
66.9
 
67.1
 
66.8
 
68.2
 
67.9
 
66.4
 
67.6
 
67.4
 
70.4
 
55-59
48.3
 
49.0
 
50.4
 
52.0
 
56.2
 
56.6
 
55.8
 
58.2
 
57.6
 
59.1
 
60-64
31.1
 
31.1
 
33.3
 
32.3
 
33.4
 
34.5
 
34.3
 
34.5
 
37.4
 
37.3
 
15-24
50.1
 
52.7
 
51.3
 
48.8
 
43.2
 
41.3
 
40.9
 
40.3
 
35.5
 
33.8
 
25-54
70.5
 
72.2
 
71.8
 
71.8
 
71.9
 
71.8
 
71.7
 
72.8
 
72.6
 
73.4
 
55-64
40.6
 
40.8
 
42.5
 
42.8
 
45.4
 
46.2
 
45.7
 
47.0
 
48.1
 
48.8
 
65 and over
4.1
 
4.0
 
4.5
 
4.2
 
4.6
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
5.0
 
5.2
 
6.1
 
15-64
61.9
 
63.5
 
63.3
 
62.8
 
62.3
 
62.3
 
62.2
 
63.2
 
62.5
 
62.8
 
All persons
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-24
54.7
 
56.2
 
54.1
 
50.3
 
44.5
 
42.0
 
41.6
 
40.9
 
37.3
 
36.1
 
25-54
81.5
 
82.1
 
81.8
 
81.3
 
80.9
 
80.5
 
80.3
 
81.0
 
81.0
 
81.4
 
55-64
54.6
 
55.5
 
55.9
 
55.2
 
55.4
 
55.8
 
55.1
 
56.9
 
58.1
 
60.1
 
65 and over
8.7
 
9.4
 
9.9
 
9.1
 
8.8
 
8.8
 
8.8
 
9.4
 
10.0
 
10.9
 
15-64
71.9
 
72.7
 
72.2
 
71.1
 
69.8
 
69.5
 
69.4
 
70.1
 
69.7
 
70.1
 
Unemployment rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Males
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-19
14.2
 
18.3
 
21.8
 
39.8
 
41.9
 
46.3
 
51.2
 
43.5
 
38.9
 
31.8
 
20-24
8.1
 
8.5
 
13.0
 
29.8
 
32.5
 
33.4
 
35.6
 
29.6
 
25.2
 
21.8
 
25-34
5.0
 
4.9
 
7.2
 
18.0
 
18.8
 
21.4
 
20.4
 
18.1
 
15.9
 
12.8
 
35-44
3.4
 
3.6
 
5.1
 
12.4
 
14.7
 
14.9
 
15.5
 
13.7
 
11.5
 
9.1
 
45-54
3.7
 
3.8
 
4.5
 
10.4
 
13.5
 
13.5
 
13.9
 
12.8
 
10.8
 
9.5
 
55-59
3.3
 
2.9
 
4.1
 
7.7
 
10.6
 
11.8
 
14.9
 
12.9
 
11.9
 
9.0
 
60-64
1.5
 
1.7
 
2.8
 
8.0
 
10.3
 
11.2
 
11.3
 
11.5
 
11.2
 
9.0
 
15-24
9.6
 
10.7
 
14.9
 
31.9
 
34.3
 
35.8
 
38.9
 
32.5
 
28.0
 
24.2
 
25-54
4.1
 
4.2
 
5.8
 
14.0
 
15.9
 
16.9
 
16.8
 
14.9
 
12.7
 
10.4
 
55-64
2.7
 
2.4
 
3.6
 
7.8
 
10.5
 
11.6
 
13.5
 
12.3
 
11.6
 
9.0
 
65 and over
0.3
 
0.6
 
0.3
 
0.9
 
0.9
 
1.2
 
1.7
 
2.4
 
1.4
 
1.1
 
15-64
4.8
 
5.0
 
6.9
 
15.7
 
17.4
 
18.2
 
18.6
 
16.3
 
14.0
 
11.4
 
Total
4.7
 
4.9
 
6.7
 
15.3
 
17.0
 
17.7
 
18.1
 
15.8
 
13.5
 
11.0
 
Females
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-19
17.7
 
16.2
 
17.2
 
32.5
 
38.8
 
33.8
 
45.3
 
42.4
 
39.1
 
29.2
 
20-24
7.9
 
7.9
 
7.7
 
15.6
 
18.4
 
21.4
 
21.7
 
22.0
 
22.0
 
17.8
 
25-34
3.9
 
3.9
 
4.2
 
8.1
 
9.8
 
11.1
 
10.9
 
10.9
 
9.7
 
7.9
 
35-44
3.5
 
3.8
 
3.3
 
6.6
 
8.7
 
9.2
 
9.6
 
9.5
 
7.4
 
6.6
 
45-54
3.1
 
3.1
 
2.9
 
4.5
 
6.6
 
7.2
 
7.9
 
9.1
 
7.7
 
7.3
 
55-59
2.8
 
2.5
 
2.9
 
3.9
 
5.7
 
5.7
 
5.2
 
8.3
 
7.3
 
6.1
 
60-64
1.1
 
1.0
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
4.2
 
5.4
 
5.8
 
8.2
 
5.6
 
6.2
 
15-24
10.2
 
9.8
 
9.7
 
18.8
 
21.8
 
23.7
 
26.7
 
26.5
 
25.6
 
20.3
 
25-54
3.5
 
3.7
 
3.6
 
6.7
 
8.6
 
9.4
 
9.7
 
9.9
 
8.3
 
7.3
 
55-64
2.2
 
2.0
 
2.5
 
3.2
 
5.2
 
5.6
 
5.4
 
8.3
 
6.7
 
6.1
 
65 and over
0.0
 
1.9
 
0.0
 
1.7
 
3.1
 
0.7
 
0.8
 
2.6
 
1.8
 
3.0
 
15-64
4.6
 
4.7
 
4.6
 
8.3
 
10.1
 
10.8
 
11.2
 
11.5
 
9.8
 
8.3
 
Total
4.5
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
8.3
 
10.0
 
10.6
 
11.0
 
11.4
 
9.6
 
8.2
 
All persons
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15-24
9.9
 
10.3
 
12.4
 
25.5
 
28.3
 
29.9
 
33.0
 
29.6
 
26.9
 
22.4
 
25-54
3.9
 
4.0
 
4.8
 
10.8
 
12.6
 
13.5
 
13.6
 
12.6
 
10.7
 
9.0
 
55-64
2.5
 
2.3
 
3.2
 
6.0
 
8.3
 
9.1
 
10.1
 
10.7
 
9.6
 
7.8
 
65 and over
0.2
 
0.9
 
0.2
 
1.1
 
1.5
 
1.1
 
1.4
 
2.4
 
1.5
 
1.7
 
15-64
4.7
 
4.9
 
5.9
 
12.5
 
14.1
 
14.9
 
15.3
 
14.1
 
12.1
 
10.0
 
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