|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
Labor choices of educated women in Turkey
Today's Zaman - 6/29/2015 2:43:44 PM
Although the female labor force participation rate (working ... Economic development theory and world experiences have long confirmed that as long as few women are employed in non-farming sectors, a country will not be able to reach its full potential.
The Newsroom’ Rebuttal: America Is Not The Greatest Country In The World?
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theguardian.com - 7/2/2015 8:56:35 AM
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Nation & World briefing
The Bulletin - 7/2/2015 7:02:03 AM
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The world’s workforce will stop growing by 2050
Quartz - 6/26/2015 8:27:55 AM
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Child labour on the rise among Syrian children as crisis spirals
AsiaOne - 7/2/2015 6:54:54 AM
U.N. aid agencies have described it as one of the worst refugee crises since World War Two. The conflict has pushed thousands of children into the labour force. They now harvest ... obtain a work permit in their host countries, said the report.
A World Already Without Work
demos.org - 6/29/2015 5:06:54 PM
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Child labor on the rise among Syrian children as crisis spirals: agencies
Yahoo News - 7/1/2015 11:52:33 PM
U.N. aid agencies have described it as one of the worst refugee crises since World War Two. The conflict has pushed thousands of children into the labor force. They now harvest ... obtain a work permit in their host countries, said the report.
World Bank invites infra investments in Lebanon
Construction Week Online - 6/30/2015 7:04:26 AM
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Parliamentarians on 'world we want beyond 2015': Sexual and reproductive health and rights in focus
OpEdNews - 6/28/2015 2:52:05 PM
(CNS): The Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs are a new, universal set of 17 proposed goals, with 169 targets that 193 countries (who are ... Unorganized labour forms a huge chunk of our labour force, yet it is a very neglected sector.
Greece: The First Developed Country in History to Default to the IMF
The National Interest - 7/1/2015 4:57:23 PM
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Where women work, and don’t: A map of female labor force participation around the world
Washington Post - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
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Congress Weighs in on Holding IMF Accountable for Damage Caused by Failed Policies in Greece
The Huffington Post - 7/2/2015 5:29:00 AM
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Oman- Ithraa discusses World Expo, India B2B events
MENAFN - 7/2/2015 10:29:39 AM
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