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The labor force in Ethiopia

51,941,541 Number in 2018

Over the last 20 years, labor force of Ethiopia grew substantially from 27.5 million to 51.9 million rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 3.68 % in 2013 and then decreased to 3.55 % in 2018.

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Date Value Change, %
2018 51,941,541.00 3.55 %
2017 50,161,105.00 3.37 %
2016 48,523,830.00 3.42 %
2015 46,919,914.00 3.61 %
2014 45,284,227.00 3.67 %
2013 43,679,655.00 3.68 %
2012 42,129,451.00 3.66 %
2011 40,640,968.00 3.61 %
2010 39,223,764.00 3.41 %
2009 37,930,183.00 3.29 %
2008 36,722,354.00 3.15 %
2007 35,599,211.00
The labor force in Ethiopia
Number 33,088,800 Number in 2005 IMF
Nigeria 60,698,492 Number in 2018 WB
Egypt 31,324,555 Number in 2018 WB
South Africa 22,756,502 Number in 2018 WB
Kenya 20,518,673 Number in 2018 WB
Uganda 16,099,606 Number in 2018 WB
Madagascar 13,464,363 Number in 2018 WB
Mozambique 12,815,186 Number in 2018 WB
Angola 12,728,920 Number in 2018 WB
Ghana 12,535,169 Number in 2018 WB
Average Working Hours 18.8 Hours Per Week in 2011 WB
Employment 66.2 % in 2018 WB
Employment Rate 78.85 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force Participation Rate 68.67 % in 2018 WB
Unemployment 1.81 % in 2018 WB

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