Labor Force Participation Rate in Dominican Republic increased to 64.90 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 64.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018. Labor Force Participation Rate in Dominican Republic averaged 63.46 percent from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 66.40 percent in the third quarter of 2004 and a record low of 61.40 percent in the second quarter of 2015.

Dominican Republic Labor Force Participation Rate
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Dominican Republic Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 5.80 19.70 5.10 percent [+]
Population 10.27 10.17 10.27 3.31 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.90 64.30 66.40 61.40 percent [+]
Employment Rate 61.10 60.60 61.10 45.00 percent [+]

Dominican Republic Labor Force Participation Rate

The labour force participation rate is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population. This page provides - Dominican Republic Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Dominican Republic Labor Force Participation Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
64.90 64.30 66.40 61.40 2000 - 2019 percent Quarterly

Country Last Previous
United Kingdom 79.00 Jul/19
France 72.00 Jun/19
Netherlands 71.30 Sep/19
Indonesia 69.20 Dec/18
Switzerland 68.40 Jun/19
Russia 67.90 Jun/19
Singapore 67.70 Dec/18
Australia 66.10 Sep/19
Italy 65.80 Jul/19
Canada 65.70 Sep/19
South Korea 63.50 Sep/19
United States 63.20 Sep/19
Japan 62.30 Aug/19
Brazil 62.10 Aug/19
Germany 61.60 Jun/19
Mexico 60.40 Aug/19
South Africa 59.80 Jun/19
Spain 58.74 Jun/19
Saudi Arabia 57.90 Jun/19
Euro Area 57.30 Jun/19
Turkey 53.10 Jul/19
India 49.80 Dec/18
Argentina 47.70 Jun/19