|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
‘Skilled labour force will attract better investments, tourists to Goa’
Times of India - 10/24/2014 8:06:29 PM
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The Wall Street Journal - 10/24/2014 6:51:55 AM
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forumblog.org - 10/14/2014 12:47:23 PM
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Peace FM Online - 10/13/2014 8:41:01 PM
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Spy Ghana - 10/25/2014 5:56:27 PM
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U.S. Labor Force: Where Have All the Workers Gone?
The Huffington Post - 10/12/2014 5:54:34 AM
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worldbulletin.net - 10/24/2014 7:49:11 AM
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Ghana News Agency - 10/25/2014 4:30:33 PM
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Inequality in High-Income Countries Increasing, Says World Bank
Inter Press Service - 10/10/2014 5:06:50 AM
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Pakistan Defence - 10/25/2014 6:50:44 AM
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Vox - 10/22/2014 9:03:09 AM
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