Nepal - Labor Force

Nepal: Labor Force

Mnemonic LBF.INPL
Unit #
Annual 2.64 %
Data 2016 16,689,928
2015 16,259,985

Series Information

Source The World Bank
Release Education Statistics
Frequency Annual
Start Date 12/31/1990
End Date 12/31/2016

Nepal: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Agriculture Employment 2017 12,234,704 12,062,578 # Annual
Unemployment Rate 2017 2.74 3.06 % of total labor force Annual
Labor Force 2016 16,689,928 16,259,985 # Annual

Release Information

The World Bank Education Statistics Database analyzes education data on over 4,000 indicators. The database holds internationally-comparable data on over 200 countries and various regional and income group aggregates.

The indicators are organized by category:

  • The Pre-Primary, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, Expenditures, and Teacher categories have data from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS).
  • The Learning Outcomes category holds data from international and regional learning assessments including TIMSS, PIRLS, PISA, and SACMEQ.
  • The Population, Labor, and Other categories hold background data from The World Bank, ILO, and other sources.