|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
Gas Runs Low in France as Protesters Block Refineries in Labor Battle
New York Times - 5/25/2016 8:35:39 PM
PARIS — An escalating battle between the French government and unions over labor law changes led to long ... continue for weeks at sites across the country. Get news and analysis from Europe and around the world delivered to your inbox every day in ...
France labour dispute: Wave of strike action nationwide
BBC - 5/26/2016 9:28:45 AM
The CGT union is leading the action, supported by six other unions including Force Ouvriere and Unef, whereas the more moderate CFDT union backs the labour reforms ... Five of the country's eight refineries remained at standstill or were operating at ...
In Brazil’s political crisis, a powerful new force: Evangelical Christians
Washington Post - 5/26/2016 1:39:17 PM
The prayers, and pacts with pastors such as Feliciano, have provided badly needed support to Temer and have given the country ... new labor minister also is an evangelical pastor. Just as the Rev. Jerry Falwell’s Moral Majority emerged as a force ...
French labour law protests stepped up
MSN - 5/26/2016 2:36:33 PM
The French government is under increasing pressure to give ground as the country prepares to host ... supported by six other unions including Force Ouvriere and Unef, whereas the more moderate CFDT union backs the labour reforms. As the union action ...
France faces major challenge as activists step up protests over bill loosening labor protections
Los Angeles Times - 5/27/2016 3:22:29 AM
The actions are being led by the left-wing General Confederation of Labor (CGT) union, which wants France's socialist government to scrap the labor bill. Provisions include making the country's 35 ... actions because the work force enjoys tremendous ...
World oil prices back at $50
Comment - 5/27/2016 3:36:48 AM
In the US labor market ... recent weeks as militant groups aim to force producers out of the oil-rich Niger Delta. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen warned earlier this year that financial conditions in the country were less supportive of growth and ...
The Latest: EDF staff join French labor protests
US News and World Report - 5/26/2016 9:43:04 AM
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls called it "unacceptable to bring a country ... force open fuel depots blocked by strikers. 1:45 p.m. A man with extremist links was briefly holed up inside a Paris home near a march expected to draw thousands of labor ...
How Do Parents Raise Their Children In the New World Order?
thecommonsenseshow.com - 5/26/2016 1:03:30 PM
I grew up loving the ideals of our country ... force, that is just as strong and just as well funded..” We now know what Obama was referring to. Under EO 13603, the government can split up families. There are no age restrictions on the civilian labor ...
Day of strikes, protests, fuel blockades over labour
Quadrangle - 5/27/2016 1:27:57 AM
Union members overwhelmingly oppose President François Hollande's new labor law, which would relax some of France's famous worker protections - among the strictest in the world - in order ... Manuel Valls and the country's other big trade union, the ...
Riot police crack down on Paris protests against labour reforms
The Guardian - 5/26/2016 5:42:40 PM
He told the Senate: “You cannot blockade a country ... demonstrations against the labour changes, the hardline CGT union has radically intensified its strategy and is now trying to choke-off the nation’s fuel supply to force Hollande to abandon ...
Evangelical Christians: An influential new force in Brazil's politics
Tyler Morning Telegraph - 5/26/2016 6:39:56 PM
The prayers, and pacts with pastors such as Feliciano, have provided badly needed support to Temer and have given the ... The new labor minister also is an evangelical pastor. Just as Rev. Jerry Falwell's "Moral Majority" emerged as a force in the United ...
UCLA Labor Center graduates 50 new activists for workers
People's World - 5/24/2016 6:27:59 PM
LOS ANGELES - The labor studies program at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) is sending 50 new graduates this year into the labor force. The graduating class ... L.A. a premier labor center in the country. The Labor Center has grown from ...
French strikes intensify as government holds firm on labor law
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 5/26/2016 4:13:47 AM
It said it “calls on union protesters who are blocking our country to lift their blockades and barricades.” The CFDT, France’s largest union by membership — which grew out of Catholic labor movements ... largest union, Force Ouvriere, supports ...
Trinidad & Tobago lost 79% of tertiary educated labour force via emigration to developed countries
Breaking News Trinidad and Tobago - 5/21/2016 5:34:17 PM
T&T has lost more than 70 per cent of its tertiary level educated labour force through emigration to developed ... including raising the standard of living in memeber countries, contributing to the expansion of world trade and promoting economic stability ...
France: Nuclear strike raises stakes in showdown over labour reforms
Euronews - 5/26/2016 11:44:45 AM
the showdown between the government and the hardline CGT union over contested labour reforms intensified on Thursday. Nationwide blockades and rallies, travel disruption and a strike at the country’s nuclear power plants are putting more pressure on ...