|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||35,180,000|
|83||United Arab Emirates||4,588,000|
|89||Papua New Guinea||4,077,000|
|104||Congo, Republic of the||2,890,000|
|120||Central African Republic||2,082,000|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,490,000|
|155||Trinidad and Tobago||621,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||57,520|
|189||Sao Tome and Principe||52,490|
|193||Isle of Man||41,790|
|197||Northern Mariana Islands||38,450|
|203||Antigua and Barbuda||30,000|
|208||Saint Kitts and Nevis||18,170|
|211||Micronesia, Federated States of||15,920|
|212||British Virgin Islands||12,770|
|219||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||5,246|
|220||Turks and Caicos Islands||4,848|
|223||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||3,194|
|224||Wallis and Futuna||3,104|
|225||Holy See (Vatican City)||2,832|
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, 2014See also: Labor force map
This country just passed China as the fastest-growing in the world
The Business Insider - 11/25/2015 12:44:18 PM
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Quartz - 11/13/2015 6:24:50 AM
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Belvoir Eagle - 11/15/2015 10:28:49 PM
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Adding More Women in Labour Force Will Boost India's Economic Growth: IMF
Silicon India - 11/16/2015 2:32:12 AM
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The Guardian - 11/26/2015 3:06:17 PM
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AP Interview: Mere force won't defeat IS, says Jordan prince
Newsday - 11/25/2015 11:11:15 AM
AMMAN, Jordan - (AP) -- Extremist Islamic ideologies pose a global challenge, but can't be eradicated by military force ... other countries, saying extremism is a global problem. "You are finding people are being radicalized all over the world," he said.
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Daily News and Analysis - 11/26/2015 10:41:25 AM
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Los Angeles Times - 11/26/2015 4:07:43 AM
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Exclusive: Three Goldman bankers leave for Uber as tech world raids Wall Street talent
Reuters - 11/25/2015 11:21:23 PM
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Breaking News Trinidad and Tobago - 11/14/2015 6:59:26 AM
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Iran to send labor force to 10 countries
Payvand Iran News - 7/27/2013 5:01:56 PM
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Market Watch - 11/25/2015 6:03:26 AM
But the tradition exists in many religions and similar holidays are celebrated in several other countries. Here’s how eight other ... her ancestors outside the off-limits border perimeter. Labor Thanksgiving Day is celebrated in Japan Nov. 23.
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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Bleacher Report - 11/25/2015 8:43:54 PM
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The Christian Science Monitor - 11/24/2015 4:27:24 PM
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