More than 60 percent of the population 15 years old and over were in the labor force In April 2023, Davao Region's total population 15 years old and over was estimated at 3.76 million. Labor Force Participation Rate (LFPR) during this period was at 63.2 percent, accounting for 2.38 million Davaoeños (see Table 1). This is 5.8 percentage point higher compared to the LFPR of April 2022 with 57.4 percent; i.e. 246 thousand more Davaoeños are in the labor force in 2023 than in 2022. Read more about April 2023 Preliminary Employment Situation in Davao Region.