|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||35,180,000|
|83||United Arab Emirates||4,588,000|
|89||Papua New Guinea||4,077,000|
|104||Congo, Republic of the||2,890,000|
|120||Central African Republic||2,082,000|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,490,000|
|155||Trinidad and Tobago||621,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||57,520|
|189||Sao Tome and Principe||52,490|
|193||Isle of Man||41,790|
|197||Northern Mariana Islands||38,450|
|203||Antigua and Barbuda||30,000|
|208||Saint Kitts and Nevis||18,170|
|211||Micronesia, Federated States of||15,920|
|212||British Virgin Islands||12,770|
|219||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||5,246|
|220||Turks and Caicos Islands||4,848|
|223||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||3,194|
|224||Wallis and Futuna||3,104|
|225||Holy See (Vatican City)||2,832|
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, 2014See also: Labor force map
Uzbekistan: ILO Report Confirms Forced Labor
Human Rights Watch - 2/16/2017 11:58:34 AM
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Labor Force By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
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businessinsider.com - 2/24/2017 10:23:11 AM
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worldwatch.org - 2/13/2017 11:57:57 PM
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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.
In the future, Iran’s biscuits will be made by robots
theiranproject.com - 2/22/2017 11:40:07 PM
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‘Over 50% Indian women labour on without being paid’
The Hindu Business Line - 2/21/2017 4:53:17 PM
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yourstory.com - 2/22/2017 1:45:59 PM
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