|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
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 ...
The countries with the biggest labor forces
Market Watch - 8/29/2014 4:59:23 AM
A labor force is the number of people available for work ... Based on the most recent data from the CIA’s World Factbook, these are the countries with the largest labor forces in the world:
Labor’s battle against exploitation by capital, 150 years ago and today
Japan Times - 9/29/2014 11:56:34 PM
It became the prototype of all organizations of the Labor ... countries, with alarming rates of unemployment, is paradigmatic of this failure. Nevertheless, the global protest movements that have been recently active in most parts of the world have ...
World's poorest countries to face labour force explosion
unmultimedia.org - 11/19/2013 11:56:44 PM
The world's poorest countries need to create decent jobs to break the cycle of poverty and avoid social instability, according to the latest report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). Forty-nine countries are currently ...
Main Ebola hit countries to lose 809 million dollars by 2015: World Bank
Xinhua News Agency - 9/18/2014 8:13:24 PM
18 (Xinhua) -- By the end of next year, the three core Ebola hit countries in West Africa ... This, according to the World Bank, will in turn lead to a fear of association with others and reduce labor force participation, close places of employment ...
Egypt’s industrial policies discourage employment: World Bank report
Daily News Egypt - 9/20/2014 10:38:22 AM
World Bank’s country director for Egypt ... leading to frustration among educated labour force and culminating the revolution, World Bank said. Egypt’s youth are facing major challenges, as the unemployment rate registered 13.3% during the second ...
The US Labor Force: One Foot in the Third World
Counter Punch - 6/2/2005 11:58:40 PM
The US labor force already has one foot in the third world. By 2024 the US will be a has-been country. PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS has held a number of academic appointments and has contributed to numerous scholarly publications. He served as Assistant Secretary of ...
U.S. Will Have Something Other Countries Want: A Big Labor Surplus
Businessweek - 7/2/2014 1:39:08 PM
which are based on population growth and labor force participation rates. The report says what countries would need to do in order to bring labor supply and demand into balance. For Germany, the suggested measures for dealing with its projected labor ...
Report: Most unfair countries for women
USA Today - 11/2/2013 1:32:39 PM
the nations also tended to among the worst countries for women overall. Nine of them had among the world's worst labor force participation rates. Similarly, in half of the nations more than half of all women were illiterate, according to the latest ...
The Political Awakening of a Republican: 'I Had Viewed Whole Swaths of the Country and the World as Second-Class People'
Alter Net - 9/25/2014 2:42:58 PM
As I came to recognize that poverty is not earned or chosen or deserved, and that our use of force is far less precise than I had believed, I realized with a shock that I had effectively viewed whole swaths of the country and the world as second-class people.
Qatar failing on forced labour, says UN agency
theguardian.com - 9/27/2013 1:03:46 PM
Qatar is failing to fully implement an international ... The UN organisation was invited to assess the country's labour practices when it secured the 2022 World Cup. Khan found that while the written laws were largely adequate, in practice there was ...
Nigeria: Labour Sector Contributes to Actively Implementing Transformation Agenda Says Minister
AllAfrica - 9/26/2014 5:37:45 AM
He also noted that the newly unveiled books are a must read for all organizations in the country ... the world and the largest economy in Africa, he averred that it was vital to equally develop and maintain a professional and productive labour force ...
Export Powerhouse Feels Pangs of Labor Strife
New York Times - 8/24/2012 1:01:31 AM
But they were also protecting two ingredients of a manufacturing formula that has quietly made Bangladesh a leading apparel exporter to the United States and Europe: cheap labor and foreign ... densely populated countries in the world.
The 11 Most Powerful Militaries In The World
The Business Insider - 4/23/2014 3:59:25 PM
total labor force, and access to strategic assets. Nuclear capabilities are not included in the calculation. Below are the 11 most powerful militaries in the world according to the 2014 rankings (click country names to see military assets data).
World's Fattest Countries
Forbes - 2/7/2007 11:59:27 PM
Studies conducted by the WHO Western Pacific regional office and by the International Obesity Task Force ... in countries that are undergoing economical development,” he says. Rural workers moving to urban areas perform less physical labor and supplant ...