2.1.29. Activity rate by age group and sex (1998–)*

(%)

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Year 15–19 20–24 25–29 30–34 35–39 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59 60–64 65–69 70–74 Total Of which: 15–24 years old
years old
Total
1998 15.0 60.6 72.8 77.9 80.8 81.5 76.8 61.8 26.0 7.6 3.0 1.8 51.4 39.6
1999 12.9 60.8 74.6 78.8 81.6 82.0 78.0 66.9 29.8 7.7 3.3 1.4 52.6 39.2
2000 11.0 58.8 75.4 78.9 81.6 82.0 77.7 68.7 34.7 8.0 3.4 1.7 53.0 37.2
2001 9.1 55.9 75.8 78.6 81.8 81.4 77.6 67.9 37.2 9.1 2.7 1.3 52.8 34.6
2002 6.8 54.8 75.1 78.0 82.0 81.6 77.7 68.7 41.0 9.7 3.1 1.3 52.9 32.6
2003 5.9 53.0 75.6 78.5 83.2 82.2 78.9 70.3 45.7 11.7 3.6 1.8 53.8 30.8
2004 5.5 48.4 76.7 78.1 82.4 83.1 78.0 70.8 47.9 14.1 4.0 1.7 53.8 27.9
2005 5.3 47.5 77.4 79.4 82.9 83.1 79.7 71.9 50.8 14.9 3.8 1.2 54.5 27.1
2006 5.3 46.9 77.9 81.2 83.4 83.0 81.0 72.9 52.0 13.4 4.1 1.1 55.0 26.7
2007 4.4 45.8 77.6 80.7 83.1 84.4 81.1 73.7 50.5 13.4 5.0 1.2 54.7 25.7
2008 4.3 44.7 77.7 79.4 83.4 84.9 81.3 74.8 48.7 13.1 4.8 1.6 54.3 25.1
2009 3.9 44.2 76.6 79.0 83.6 85.2 81.6 75.2 51.5 13.2 4.8 1.5 54.3 24.7
2010 3.7 44.7 76.7 79.3 83.7 85.4 83.6 76.2 55.9 13.2 4.9 1.5 54.8 24.8
2011 3.4 44.0 76.7 79.5 83.3 85.5 84.7 77.3 59.0 14.7 5.3 1.9 55.2 24.3
2012 3.7 45.7 78.2 80.8 84.2 87.2 85.7 80.6 60.4 14.8 5.4 1.7 56.3 25.7
2013 4.8 47.2 78.3 81.3 84.2 87.7 86.6 80.6 63.0 16.6 5.0 1.6 57.0 27.4
2014 5.5 49.9 80.6 82.4 86.4 89.0 88.0 82.2 67.3 21.0 4.4 1.8 58.7 29.5
2015 6.6 51.4 80.4 82.6 86.3 89.9 88.8 85.3 70.0 27.4 4.8 2.0 59.9 31.0
2016 6.9 53.5 80.6 82.7 86.1 90.4 89.0 86.2 72.8 34.1 5.4 2.7 61.1 32.3
2017 7.1 54.1 81.4 83.1 86.3 90.9 90.6 87.0 73.7 36.8 5.9 3.0 61.8 32.4
2018 7.5 53.8 81.1 82.6 86.3 90.9 91.0 88.1 75.8 39.4 6.9 3.8 62.5 32.3
Male
1998 15.8 69.1 87.8 88.6 87.2 83.9 80.0 69.7 40.1 10.6 4.6 2.6 59.5 44.4
1999 14.3 68.4 89.9 89.7 88.0 84.9 81.0 72.5 45.8 10.7 4.8 2.4 60.7 43.9
2000 11.6 66.8 89.3 90.9 88.3 84.8 80.1 73.0 51.7 11.9 4.9 2.6 61.1 41.8
2001 10.2 63.5 89.7 91.2 88.8 84.1 79.9 71.5 53.4 13.5 4.1 1.9 60.9 39.2
2002 7.5 60.3 88.2 91.4 89.3 84.9 80.7 71.5 55.1 14.7 4.7 1.9 60.8 35.9
2003 7.0 58.8 87.3 92.1 90.4 85.9 81.4 72.6 57.0 17.2 4.9 2.5 61.4 34.4
2004 7.1 53.9 88.2 91.6 90.3 86.6 80.7 72.8 56.2 20.3 5.7 2.9 61.2 31.4
2005 6.6 52.8 88.2 92.7 90.5 87.2 81.1 73.6 59.6 21.2 6.0 2.1 61.7 30.3
2006 6.6 52.6 89.1 93.6 91.7 87.1 82.7 74.7 61.3 19.2 6.1 1.9 62.5 30.2
2007 5.7 52.1 89.0 93.0 91.9 88.3 83.1 75.6 60.6 18.4 6.8 2.1 62.3 29.5
2008 5.6 50.6 88.3 93.3 91.8 88.7 83.3 76.3 57.9 16.8 6.4 2.7 61.6 28.7
2009 4.8 49.5 86.7 93.3 91.8 88.7 83.1 76.3 60.6 17.3 6.9 2.5 61.4 27.7
2010 4.3 49.5 86.5 92.9 92.2 88.5 84.6 76.6 62.2 17.2 6.6 2.2 61.4 27.5
2011 4.2 48.5 86.6 93.3 93.2 88.5 86.2 78.7 64.0 18.4 7.3 2.8 61.9 27.0
2012 4.6 49.1 87.4 94.2 93.4 90.3 87.0 81.2 67.4 18.4 7.3 2.6 62.9 27.9
2013 5.8 53.0 87.2 93.2 93.3 91.5 87.8 81.4 71.4 22.6 6.4 2.9 63.9 31.0
2014 6.5 55.6 90.1 94.6 94.9 93.5 89.1 82.5 75.0 29.6 5.7 2.8 65.7 33.0
2015 8.2 56.2 90.3 93.7 95.1 94.5 90.5 85.7 77.9 38.2 5.9 3.2 67.2 34.4
2016 8.4 59.4 89.9 95.0 95.1 94.7 90.6 87.2 79.0 47.3 6.9 4.5 68.6 36.1
2017 8.3 60.6 90.4 95.7 95.5 95.2 92.0 89.8 79.6 51.4 8.0 4.0 69.6 36.5
2018 9.1 61.5 90.3 95.9 95.5 94.8 92.8 89.7 82.5 53.8 10.0 4.8 70.3 37.1
Female
1998 14.1 52.0 57.5 67.3 74.4 79.2 73.7 54.5 14.3 5.4 1.8 1.2 44.0 34.6
1999 11.4 53.1 59.0 67.6 75.4 79.5 75.1 61.6 16.5 5.5 2.2 0.8 45.1 34.3
2000 10.3 50.6 61.1 66.4 75.3 79.3 75.5 64.8 20.4 5.0 2.5 1.1 45.5 32.5
2001 8.1 48.2 61.6 65.8 75.0 78.9 75.5 64.5 23.5 5.7 1.8 0.8 45.4 29.9
2002 6.1 49.1 61.7 64.3 74.8 78.6 74.9 66.2 29.0 6.0 2.1 1.0 45.8 29.2
2003 4.7 47.1 63.7 64.6 76.0 78.8 76.5 68.1 36.1 7.5 2.7 1.3 46.9 27.2
2004 3.9 43.0 64.9 64.4 74.4 79.8 75.4 68.8 40.9 9.3 2.9 1.0 47.0 24.3
2005 4.1 42.1 66.2 66.0 75.3 79.1 78.4 70.3 43.4 9.8 2.4 0.7 47.8 23.8
2006 3.9 41.2 66.4 68.4 75.1 79.0 79.4 71.4 44.0 8.9 2.6 0.5 48.2 23.2
2007 3.1 39.3 65.8 68.1 74.3 80.7 79.3 72.0 41.9 9.6 3.7 0.6 47.8 21.8
2008 3.0 38.7 66.8 65.2 74.9 81.2 79.5 73.5 40.9 10.1 3.6 0.9 47.6 21.4
2009 3.0 38.8 66.2 64.5 75.4 81.7 80.2 74.1 43.7 10.0 3.3 1.0 47.7 21.5
2010 3.2 39.6 66.7 65.6 75.1 82.3 82.7 75.7 50.5 10.0 3.6 1.1 48.8 22.0
2011 2.6 39.2 66.5 65.6 73.3 82.5 83.2 76.1 54.7 11.6 3.8 1.4 49.1 21.5
2012 2.8 42.1 68.7 67.2 74.8 84.0 84.5 80.0 54.4 11.8 4.1 1.1 50.2 23.4
2013 3.7 41.1 69.1 69.3 74.9 83.8 85.4 80.0 55.7 11.8 4.0 0.7 50.5 23.6
2014 4.6 43.9 70.7 70.2 77.7 84.5 86.9 81.9 60.5 14.1 3.4 1.1 52.1 25.9
2015 4.9 46.2 70.0 71.4 77.4 85.2 87.1 85.0 63.2 18.6 3.9 1.3 53.2 27.5
2016 5.3 47.4 70.9 70.0 77.0 86.0 87.4 85.1 67.4 23.3 4.2 1.4 54.1 28.3
2017 5.8 47.3 72.0 70.0 76.9 86.5 89.2 84.3 68.4 24.8 4.2 2.3 54.6 28.2
2018 5.9 45.8 71.4 68.8 76.9 87.0 89.2 86.6 69.9 27.5 4.6 3.1 55.1 27.2
*Source: Labour Force Survey, HCSO. 

© Hungarian Central Statistical Office, 2011