Labour Force (Total) rose 3.1777302423163% to 5.52 mil in South Sudan in 2018

Labour Force (Total) (mil)
Labour | South Sudan | May 18, 2019
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Labour Force (Total) reached 5.52 mil in 2018 in South Sudan. This is 132 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, Labour Force (Total) in South Sudan reached an all time high of 5.52 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 2.24 mil in 1994. When compared to South Sudan's main peers, Labour Force (Total) in Central African Republic amounted to 1.95 mil, 51.8 mil in Ethiopia, 11.7 mil in Sudan and 16.5 mil in Uganda in 2018.

South Sudan has been ranked 75th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of Labour Force (Total), 14 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

The labour force is all people aged 15 years and older who supply labour for the production of goods and services during a specified period.

Labour Force (Total) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cameroon mil 9.09 9.36 9.64 9.93 10.2
Central African Republic mil 1.85 1.85 1.85 1.85 1.88
Chad mil 4.69 4.87 5.05 5.23 5.42
Dem. Republic of the Congo mil 23.7 24.5 25.3 26.1 27.0
Egypt mil 29.4 30.2 30.8 30.3 30.6
Eritrea mil 2.95 3.05 ... ... ... ... ...
Ethiopia mil 42.4 43.8 45.4 46.9 48.5
Kenya mil 16.6 17.2 17.8 18.4 19.0
Rwanda mil 5.33 5.48 5.63 5.79 5.96
Somalia mil 3.08 3.19 3.31 3.42 3.54
South Sudan mil 4.52 4.69 4.85 5.02 5.19
Sudan mil 9.79 10.1 10.4 10.7 11.0
Uganda mil 13.2 13.7 14.2 14.8 15.3