|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||34,790,000|
|88||United Arab Emirates||4,111,000|
|90||Papua New Guinea||3,896,000|
|108||Bosnia and Herzegovina||2,600,000|
|122||Central African Republic||1,926,000|
|128||Congo, Republic of the||1,514,000|
|153||Trinidad and Tobago||636,800|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||57,520|
|188||Sao Tome and Principe||52,490|
|192||Isle of Man||41,790|
|197||Northern Mariana Islands||38,450|
|204||Antigua and Barbuda||30,000|
|208||Saint Kitts and Nevis||18,170|
|210||Micronesia, Federated States of||16,360|
|212||British Virgin Islands||12,770|
|218||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||5,246|
|219||Turks and Caicos Islands||4,848|
|222||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||3,450|
|223||Wallis and Futuna||3,104|
Definition: This entry contains the total labor force figure.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Labor force map
World's poorest countries to face labour force explosion
unmultimedia.org - 11/19/2013 11:56:44 PM
The world's poorest countries need to create decent jobs to break the cycle of poverty and avoid social instability, according to the latest report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). Forty-nine countries are currently ...
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Iran to send labor force to 10 countries
Payvand Iran News - 7/27/2013 5:01:56 PM
He further added Iranian Foreign Ministry is searching for different opportunities across the world for sending Iranian experts. Iran has sent 1300 labor force to other countries in 2012, and plans to increase the figure to 5000 in 2013.
The Most Unfair Countries For Women: 24/7 Wall St.
The Huffington Post - 11/4/2013 5:05:01 PM
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CNN - 6/12/2012 1:55:18 PM
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pakistantoday.com.pk - 9/20/2012 11:59:41 PM
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AlterNet - 10/21/2013 5:35:57 PM
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Report: Most unfair countries for women
USA Today - 11/2/2013 5:28:52 PM
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The Economist - 6/15/2012 7:28:10 PM
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US labor force participation rate falls to lowest level since 1978
World Socialist Web Site - 9/7/2013 3:33:20 AM
The percentage of the population in the labor force fell to its lowest level in 35 years ... This is seen as a model for cities throughout the country. The collapse of relatively higher-wage, full-time jobs is a product of the policy of the Obama ...
Developing countries to dominate global saving and investment, but the poor will not necessarily share the benefits, says report
The World Bank Group - 5/14/2013 11:58:58 PM
By 2030, half the global stock of capital ... within countries, everyone will equally benefit,” said Maurizio Bussolo, Lead Economist and lead author of the report. The report finds that the least educated groups in a country have low or no saving ...
Qatar defends 2022 World Cup project amid migrant worker abuse claims
CNN - 10/3/2013 11:02:07 AM
(CNN)-- There's nearly a decade to go before a ball is kicked at soccer's 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. But the tiny Gulf state, which won the right to host the event nearly three years ago, is embroiled in controversy over the treatment of the ...
Robots Become China's Growing Labor Force
Voice of America - 10/11/2013 7:53:40 AM
SHANGHAI, CHINA — While China may be known as the world's factory, rising labor costs have led to booming growth in automation for manufacturing and that is turning the country into the world's biggest purchaser of robots. Leading robotics manufacturers ...
The Population Of Nigeria Is Set To Overtake That Of The US By 2045
The Business Insider - 8/8/2013 7:03:42 PM
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No life for a child: The grim reality of Nepal's child laborers
CNN - 8/15/2013 1:04:39 PM
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