|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
AP Interview: Qatar labor chief criticizes migrant worker housing, vows to improve their lives
FOX News - 5/4/2015 7:24:54 PM
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Bloomberg - 5/4/2015 4:08:39 AM
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Global Nation - 5/1/2015 11:46:10 PM
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presstv.com - 5/5/2015 1:08:30 AM
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Financial Times - 5/4/2015 7:24:54 PM
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Remarks by Jan-Peter Olters, Kosovo Country Manager, at the Regional Conference on Higher Education and Research
The World Bank - 5/4/2015 3:35:50 PM
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Pakistan Today - 5/2/2015 4:53:58 AM
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Our goal is an EU army says Germany's defence chief: Fears country will back commission chief's call for force so it is taken more seriously on world stage
Daily Mail - 5/3/2015 7:04:37 PM
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dnd.com.pk - 5/2/2015 3:49:32 AM
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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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Dawn - 5/4/2015 1:24:00 AM
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The Huffington Post - 5/1/2015 11:43:10 AM
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The Asia Foundation - 4/30/2015 12:10:00 AM
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