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Malaysia Labor Force Participation Rate

Indicator Data Period
Labor Force Participation Rate 69.6 % Jul/22


Latest data on Labor Force Participation Rate (%)

Labor Force Participation Rate
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (%)

What is Malaysia Labor Force Participation Rate?

  • Labor Force Participation Rate in Malaysia increased to 69.6 % in July 2022. The maximum rate was 69 % and minimum was 62.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
69.6 Jul/22 10.09.2022
69.5 Jun/22 09.08.2022
69.5 May/22 09.07.2022
69.4 Apr/22 11.06.2022
69.2 Mar/22 14.05.2022
69.1 Feb/22 09.04.2022
69.1 Jan/22 12.03.2022
69 Dec/21 12.02.2022


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Labor Force Participation Rate in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Malaysia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2022 60 60
Unemployment Rate Jul/22 3.7 % 3.8
Wages 2020 632.48 USD/Month 695.232
Job Vacancies 2Q/22 1432.799 K 1333.677
Living Wage Individual 2018 268.356 USD/Month 273.023

Labor Force Participation Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Jordan 2Q/22 33.5 % 33.2
Mongolia 4Q/21 58.3 % 57.9
Palestine 2Q/22 44 % 45
Georgia 2021 50.9 % 50.48
India 2022 47.3 % 47.3
Israel Apr/22 62.6 % 63.1
South Korea Aug/22 64.1 % 64.8
Taiwan Aug/22 59.2 % 59.21
Vietnam 1Q/22 68.1 % 67.7
Armenia 4Q/21 58.5 % 59.8
Hong Kong Aug/22 58.6 % 58.5
Indonesia 2022 69.06 % 68.08
Japan Aug/22 62.9 % 62.9
Macau Jun/22 68.3 % 68.3
Malaysia Jul/22 69.6 % 69.5
Philippines 1Q/22 64 % 63.4
Singapore 2020 68.1 % 68
Sri Lanka 1Q/22 51.2 % 49.5
Kuwait 2020 73.36 % 73.49
Saudi Arabia 2Q/22 60.8 % 60.4
North Korea 2019 70.5 % 70.5