Source: World Bank
Release: World Development Indicators
Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population (modeled ILO estimate).
Nations that are included in this data series are listed at http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-and-lending-groups. A developing nation is defined as one which falls within the lower or middle income bracket.
Source Indicator: SL.EMP.TOTL.SP.ZS
World Bank, Employment to Population Ratio for Developing Countries in Middle East and North Africa [SLEMPTOTLSPZSMNA], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/SLEMPTOTLSPZSMNA, October 17, 2019.