Yemen - Labor Force

Yemen: Labor Force

Mnemonic LBF.IYEM
Unit #
Annual 4.11 %
Data 2016 6,256,720
2015 6,009,627

Series Information

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

Yemen: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Agriculture Employment 2017 2,864,512 2,250,015 # Annual
Unemployment Rate 2017 14.04 13.73 % of total labor force Annual
Labor Force 2016 6,256,720 6,009,627 # Annual
Wage & Salaries 1999 125,828,000,000 102,663,000,000 NCU 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.