Labour force participation rate by state

This data set shows labour force participation rate (LFPR) by state. The statistics is derived from Labour Force Survey (LFS) which is conducted every month using household approach.

LFPR is defined as the ratio of the labour force to the working age population (15-64 years), expressed as percentage.

W.P. Labuan is gazzeted as a Federal Territory in 1984 while W.P. Putrajaya is gazzeted as a Federal Territory in 2001. The statistics for W.P. Putrajaya for 2001-2010 is treated as part of Selangor. Statistics for W.P. Putrajaya is available separately since 2011 onwards.

LFS was not conducted during the years 1991 and 1994.

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Source https://www.statistics.gov.my
Author Nur Layali Mohd Ali Khan
Maintainer Nur Layali Mohd Ali Khan
Last Updated June 7, 2018, 03:53 (UTC)
Created April 29, 2016, 13:23 (UTC)