Economically active children

percent of children aged 7 to 14, 1994–2016

Info Edit
Country19941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Afghanistan9.30
Angola30.10
Albania36.5933.6730.7527.8324.9222.0018.7015.4012.108.805.50
Argentina12.9011.9210.939.958.967.986.996.015.03
Armenia9.90
Azerbaijan9.738.827.927.016.115.20
Burundi36.9631.9126.8621.8116.7511.7015.7419.7823.8227.8631.90
Benin74.4066.0257.6349.2540.8732.4824.10
Burkina Faso50.0047.3744.7342.1044.1546.2048.2550.30
Bangladesh17.5417.0916.6516.2014.6013.0011.409.808.206.605.00
Bosnia and Herzegovina20.2018.6017.0015.4013.8012.2010.60
Belarus11.7010.369.017.676.334.993.642.30
Bolivia23.2022.8022.4022.0025.3728.7332.1020.2020.2020.2020.2120.2117.0613.92
Brazil7.006.706.406.105.205.004.604.203.713.223.532.54
Central African Republic67.0064.0261.0458.0655.0852.1049.1246.1443.1640.1837.20
Chile4.104.144.194.234.284.324.374.414.464.50
Ivory Coast40.7041.5342.3743.2044.0344.8745.7044.1742.6341.1039.5738.0336.50
Cameroon15.9120.4925.0729.6634.2438.8243.4048.0552.7057.3562.00
Congo (Kinshasa)39.8038.4737.1435.8134.4933.1631.8330.5027.1723.8320.5025.7230.9536.1741.39
Congo (Brazzaville)30.0630.2730.4730.6830.8831.0931.2931.50
Colombia4.003.953.905.176.446.696.957.206.916.625.56
Costa Rica5.705.244.794.333.873.412.962.502.262.021.791.551.31
Dominican Republic3.504.275.035.807.869.9311.9914.0610.276.482.687.9413.20
Algeria7.50
Ecuador12.0013.1514.3011.638.976.304.753.203.794.384.975.56
Egypt7.906.655.404.152.90
Ethiopia56.0051.0246.0341.0536.0731.0826.10
Gabon24.00
Georgia31.80
Ghana6.0020.3034.6048.9045.5442.1938.8335.4732.1228.76
Guinea48.3048.0947.8847.6647.4547.2447.0346.8146.6046.3946.1845.9645.7545.5445.3345.1144.9041.5038.10
Gambia25.3128.9532.5936.2339.8643.5040.9738.4335.9034.1632.4330.6928.9627.2225.4923.75
Guinea Bissau67.5064.6761.8359.0056.1753.3350.5052.1853.8555.5357.2158.8960.5662.2463.92
Guatemala21.1016.8017.5018.2018.3718.5318.7018.8719.0319.2014.9010.617.24
Honduras6.807.438.078.708.488.258.037.808.509.2010.50
Haiti33.4034.1334.8735.6036.3337.0737.80
Indonesia8.938.678.428.167.907.647.387.126.866.603.70
India5.205.004.804.604.404.2015.3012.108.905.702.502.101.70
Iraq13.6513.8314.0014.1814.3514.5314.7013.0411.389.728.066.40
Jamaica1.104.006.909.809.208.608.007.406.806.20
Jordan1.001.031.051.081.101.131.151.181.201.23
Kazakhstan29.7027.0924.4821.8719.2616.6514.0411.438.826.213.60
Kenya6.7037.7037.3436.9836.6136.2535.8935.5335.1634.8034.44
Kyrgyzstan8.608.187.757.336.906.486.055.635.2036.6037.2437.8838.5239.1639.8040.4441.08
Cambodia52.3051.1750.0348.9046.0243.1440.2637.3834.5026.8319.1711.50
Laos18.6016.1013.6011.108.60
Liberia37.4031.0724.7318.40
Sri Lanka17.0016.3715.7415.1114.4813.8513.2212.5911.9611.3310.70
Lesotho30.8516.722.60
Morocco13.2011.469.727.986.244.50
Moldova33.5033.0032.5032.0031.5031.0030.5030.0029.5029.00
Madagascar25.6325.7025.7625.8225.8825.9426.00
Mexico8.908.708.508.3010.2512.208.006.806.205.61
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)11.8013.4015.0016.6018.2019.80
Mali52.3049.5023.0024.1225.2326.3527.4728.5829.70
Mongolia22.0220.1018.1716.2514.3212.4011.2510.1011.2812.4613.6414.8216.0014.70
Mozambique1.803.936.078.2010.3312.4714.6016.7318.8721.0023.1325.2727.40
Mauritania21.3019.6117.9116.2214.53
Malawi42.6041.4540.3037.2634.2231.1828.1425.1032.5940.0947.5848.90
Namibia15.44
Niger47.1051.1055.1052.9050.7048.50
Nigeria40.7034.2027.7021.2035.06
Nicaragua12.1311.6211.1210.6110.1014.3018.5022.7026.9031.1039.4247.75
Nepal47.2046.4745.7345.0044.2743.5342.8042.0741.3340.6040.9741.3441.7142.0942.4642.83
Pakistan15.9014.9313.9713.00
Panama5.105.866.627.388.148.907.155.404.954.505.065.62
Peru24.1026.6929.2731.8634.4437.0339.6142.2036.8331.4526.0820.7022.5024.3126.1122.57
Philippines13.2612.8312.4111.9811.5511.1310.7010.289.859.439.00
Portugal3.64
Paraguay15.3014.7614.2213.6713.1312.5912.0511.5110.9610.42
Romania1.40
Rwanda33.1029.9026.7023.5020.3017.1013.9010.707.5013.3019.105.005.305.605.90
Sudan19.1318.3117.4816.6515.8214.9914.1613.3312.5015.5118.5221.5324.5427.5530.56
Senegal18.5017.6016.7015.8014.9014.0013.1016.1119.1222.1325.14
Sierra Leone65.0064.5464.0863.6263.1662.7038.8014.9053.7046.8039.9046.3352.7759.20
El Salvador12.6611.279.888.497.107.257.407.427.447.007.80
Somalia43.50
Serbia6.908.139.3510.5811.8113.0314.2615.4916.7117.94
South Sudan45.60
Swaziland11.2011.4111.6211.8312.0412.2512.4612.6712.8813.0913.30
Syria6.60
Chad60.4055.8551.3046.7542.2037.6533.1037.6642.2246.7851.3455.90
Togo38.6941.2243.7446.2748.8045.4142.0138.6235.23
Thailand15.1015.10
Tajikistan7.307.577.838.108.378.638.90
Timor Leste7.609.6511.7013.7515.8017.8519.90
Trinidad and Tobago3.903.823.733.653.573.483.40
Tunisia3.40
Turkey4.544.263.993.713.433.152.882.60
Tanzania40.3538.5036.6534.8032.9531.1030.7630.4230.0829.7429.4031.1832.9634.73
Uganda38.1737.9337.6837.4437.1936.9536.70
Ukraine17.3015.5413.7912.0310.278.516.765.00
Uruguay7.30
Uzbekistan18.0915.5012.9010.307.705.105.10
Venezuela9.107.255.405.104.934.764.594.424.254.083.91
Vietnam21.3019.6417.9816.3214.6613.0010.90
Yemen13.1513.8914.6215.3616.0916.8317.5618.3017.7517.2016.6516.10
South Africa27.70
Zambia47.8643.3838.8934.40
Zimbabwe14.30

Economically active children refers to children involved in economic activity for at least one hour in the reference week of the survey.

Source: World Bank