Labour market » Labor force participation rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people: Labour force participation rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people by type of settlement

Labour force participation rate / activity rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people – the share of the youth (15–26 y. o.) labour force (total number of the employed and unemployed) in the working-age population.

Urban settlements – include cities, cities without municipal status and towns. Rural settlements – include small towns and villages.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, type of settlement

Source: Statistics Estonia, Estonian Labour Force Survey (LFS)

Note: The data for 2000–2012 has been revised based on corrected population numbers from Estonian Office of Statistics. More information regarding methodology of labour force survey calculations is available here: http://www.stat.ee/76254 (Estonian language)

Year
Type of settlement 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Urban settlements 46,6 44,7 46,3 50,4 49,4 48,9 50,6 50,9 49,1 50,3
Rural settlements 35,1 38,9 41,1 40,1 39,6 38,3 41,7 42,6 42 42,3