Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) rose to 25.5% in Guyana in 2018

Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) (%)
Labour | Guyana | May 18, 2019
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Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) reached 25.5 % in 2018 in Guyana. This is 0.323 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) in Guyana reached an all time high of 25.5 % in 2018 and an all time low of 20.9 % in 2004. When compared to Guyana's main peers, Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) in Brazil amounted to 33.4 %, 14.0 % in Suriname, 30.4 % in Trinidad and Tobago and 21.3 % in Venezuela in 2018.

Guyana has been ranked 106th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female), 18 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

The employment-to-population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed.

Employment to Population Ratio (15-24 Years Old, Female) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bolivia % 35.4% 37.5% 40.1% 32.0% 39.8%
Brazil % 39.2% 38.5% 38.2% 36.0% 33.2%
Colombia % 34.5% 34.7% 35.1% 35.3% 34.8%
Guyana % 23.2% 24.0% 24.7% 25.1% 25.4%
Peru % 56.9% 57.3% 54.5% 52.1% 50.6%
Puerto Rico % 14.6% 14.4% 14.3% 14.5% 14.2%
Suriname % 13.4% 13.5% 13.5% 15.2% 14.8%
Trinidad and Tobago % 34.4% 35.6% 34.2% 33.7% 32.5%
Venezuela % 23.3% 22.3% 22.9% 22.7% 22.0%