|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.
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Voice of America - 6/25/2015 2:24:01 AM
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Quartz - 6/26/2015 8:27:55 AM
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A World Already Without Work
demos.org - 6/29/2015 5:06:54 PM
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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
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Mexico Expected to Surpass Russia in World's Top 10 Economies by 2050
latinopost.com - 6/24/2015 9:56:11 AM
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TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) Is Not the New World Order
Guardian LV - 6/29/2015 1:29:10 AM
Lately, the banning of confederate flags has stirred up controversy and attention in the online world ... to other countries, the costs not only includes the shipping but also includes tariffs imposed by other countries. Those tariffs then force the ...
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
I've mapped out the most recent data from the World Bank's World Development Indicators on female labor force participation rates. In red countries, less than half of over-14 women are working. In blue countries, it's more than half. In purple countries ...
By the People’ and ‘Wages of Rebellion’
New York Times - 6/30/2015 12:59:21 AM
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Building Navajo homes hammers home lessons for Air Force students
Denver Post - 6/29/2015 6:08:21 AM
In addition to banging nails, cadets learn about plumbing, wiring and concrete in a bid to show them real-world applications ... in from around the country for the laboratory. Tech. Sgt. Bill Kerr, who flew in from Anderson Air Force Base in Guam, said ...
With or without Greece, the euro still remains a shaky idea
Firstpost - 6/30/2015 1:59:36 PM
The world is going bonkers over whether ... In a monetary union without a political union the labour force can’t move around freely and this hurts the industries and economies of one set of countries. Let’s understand this through an example which ...
Invest in livestock, African countries urged
The Nation - 6/25/2015 11:23:53 PM
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Carole Marx on TTP--An Important Marxist Analysis by Norman Markowitz
politicalaffairs.net - 6/29/2015 7:30:04 PM
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The 10 worst countries for women
USA Today - 11/29/2014 12:57:15 PM
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Construction Week Online - 6/30/2015 7:04:26 AM
RELATED ARTICLES: Kuwait to lend Lebanon $24m for key road project | Arup appointed for new US Embassy in Lebanon | World Bank arm puts $100mn into ... Only about one in three labour force participants have a formal sector job," the report added.