|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
World Bank approves $300 million loan to Jordan
Jordan Times - 9/28/2016 9:02:11 AM
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World Bank releases $300mn for Syrian refugees in Jordan
Business Recorder - 9/28/2016 9:30:49 AM
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Tri-City Herald - 9/28/2016 12:22:37 PM
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ILO Director-General welcomes BRICS countries’ strong political will to boost growth and decent work
ilo.org - 9/28/2016 8:33:33 AM
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Boise Weekly - 9/27/2016 7:04:40 PM
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Shimon Peres, Israel's elder statesman on defense and peacemaking, dies at 93
Reuters - 9/28/2016 3:18:36 AM
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Increase in the Labor Force Can Be an Engine for Development
worldwatch.org - 9/21/2016 11:58:07 PM
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New York Times - 9/24/2016 10:11:22 AM
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EDITORIAL: Panel must come up with viable plan to enact labor reforms
朝日新聞 - 9/28/2016 7:50:36 AM
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Countries Where Women Are Most Active In The Labor Force
worldatlas.com - 8/2/2016 11:53:00 PM
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Millennials surpass Gen Xers as the largest generation in U.S. labor force
Pew Research Center - 5/11/2015 2:08:48 PM
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pulse.ng - 9/27/2016 12:20:49 AM
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World leaders react to news of Peres' death
WCVB | WCVB Boston - 9/28/2016 3:40:04 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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