По этому показателю,Всемирный банк предоставляет данные о Шри-Ланка за период с 1990 по 2021 год. Среднее значение для Шри-Ланка в течение этого периода составило 7.85 million people при минимуме в размере 6.92 million people в 1992 г., и максимуме в размере 8.75 million people в 2017 г..
Определение: Labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes people who are currently employed and people who are unemployed but seeking work as well as first-time job-seekers. Not everyone who works is included, however. Unpaid workers, family workers, and students are often omitted, and some countries do not count members of the armed forces. Labor force size tends to vary during the year as seasonal workers enter and leave.