|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.
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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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Reuters - 12/5/2013 9:14:35 PM
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The Business Insider - 7/12/2013 8:54:28 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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USA Today - 11/2/2013 5:28:52 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
(See: “ Report: 97 percent of new US jobs are part-time ”). The decline of more permanent, better-paying jobs is reflected in the continued collapse in the labor force participation rate for men, who have traditionally been employed in higher-paying ...
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The Economist - 6/15/2012 7:28:10 PM
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CNN - 10/2/2013 11:56:23 PM
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Voice of America - 10/11/2013 7:53:40 AM
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