|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
Top 10 Nations with the Biggest Labour Force
jobs.siliconindia.com - 6/18/2013 1:16:10 PM
Brazil, the sixth largest economy of the world with regards to nominal GDP ... a team responsible for building of the ISS (International Space Station) exports products such as electric equipment, textiles, automobiles, steel and so on.
Labor Seeks Influence in New York’s Mayoral Race
New York Times - 6/18/2013 5:41:01 PM
They can tailor messages based on brands of toilet paper voters buy. They have so much polling data that they can pinpoint the views of Puerto Ricans and Chinese immigrants alike. Normally busy handling complaints from teachers, they are now ...
Pakistan sixth most populous country in world: survey
Pakistan News Service - 6/17/2013 7:12:17 AM
KARACHI: Pakistan is sixth most populous country in the world with an estimated population of 184.35 million in 2012-2013. The growth rate of population during 2012-2013 is 2.0 percent. Under current circumstances, it is expected that Pakistan will attain ...
Brazil sends in elite security forces as anti-World Cup protests continue
ABC Online - 6/19/2013 9:00:16 PM
Huge protests have broken out this week, with hundreds of thousands of people across the country marching in protest about the rising cost of living and the $15 billion price tag attached to the Confederations Cup and next year's soccer World Cup.
Unions march in Turkey as Erdogan threatens force
USA Today - 6/17/2013 7:29:35 PM
Riot police sprayed water cannons and tear gas in Istanbul to disperse protesters on the sidelines of a demonstration called by labor groups against the government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Five major unions representing public ...
Need employment plan for the world's most populous nation, circa 2028
Times of India - 6/16/2013 6:26:21 PM
Given the one-child policy's lock on China's fertility, nobody expected it to remain the ... its expanding labour force should reap a huge demographic dividend. Unfortunately, all the data on job growth is disappointing. In a country that ...
Secondary Sources: Health-Care Costs, Educated Work Force, Inequality and Lifespans
Wall Street Journal - 6/19/2013 9:40:14 AM
A roundup of economic news from around the Web. –Health-Care Costs: Laurie McGinley looks at whether slowing growth in health-care costs is temporary. “It’s one of the hottest debates in health care: Is the historically slow growth in ...
Iranian Labor Minister Meets Counterparts in Geneva
english.farsnews.com - 6/19/2013 6:48:26 AM
training labor force and merging the three ministries of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare. "The trend of cooperation is expanding and we hope that we can further accelerate the cooperation (between the two countries) using the private sector and the ...
The collapse of organized labor (1919-1929)
examiner.com - 6/16/2013 1:40:01 PM
Woodrow Wilson proved outright hostile to business with pro-labor policies. Unionism increased until the aftermath of World War I. Russia’s collapse into communism set off xenophobia and a red scare in the country. Labor actions fed the fear.
Violence, jail, threats force journalists from 21 countries into exile
premiumtimesng.com - 6/19/2013 10:16:01 AM
“Journalists all over the world are being forced from their homes to escape ... and jail in their home countries do not necessarily find an easier life in exile. Many are unable to secure entry visas, and it can take up to two years to register for ...
Automation : Negative Effects of Technology on Labor Force
Care2 (blog) - 6/15/2013 4:25:50 PM
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Unhealthy Developments Across The Euroarea Labor Market
Seeking Alpha - 6/17/2013 4:44:57 PM
Eurostat released its annual detailed report of the labor force in Europe. I dug around a bit and found ... I expect this pace to pick up, as hoarding runs its course. Since 2009, five countries added jobs with the heavyweight, Germany, accounting for ...
Job Creation Looming Challenge for Post-2015 World
ipsnews.net - 6/19/2013 12:21:53 AM
UNITED NATIONS, Jun 19 2013 (IPS) - In the aftermath of the global economic crisis and with three years to go until the 2015 deadline of the Millennium Development Goals, global leaders are struggling to formulate a post-2015 agenda that can address the ...
Forced labor, trafficking is slavery?
Vail Daily News - 6/19/2013 1:54:57 AM
There are more slaves now than any time in history. If that surprises you, it shouldn’t. If you are shocked by that, you should be. It is illegal everywhere and yet found in every country around the globe. You may have thought slavery ended with the ...
World Cup legacy for Brazil goes beyond soccer, says Blatter
Reuters - 6/19/2013 3:02:21 PM
The country improves airports, hotels, highways, telecommunications, sustainability programs." The eight-team Confederations Cup, the test event for the World Cup, is taking place against a backdrop of street protests that have swept across Brazil.