|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
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 ...
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Iran to send labor force to 10 countries
Payvand Iran News - 7/27/2013 5:01:56 PM
He further added Iranian Foreign Ministry is searching for different opportunities across the world for sending Iranian experts. Iran has sent 1300 labor force to other countries in 2012, and plans to increase the figure to 5000 in 2013.
The Most Unfair Countries For Women: 24/7 Wall St.
The Huffington Post - 11/4/2013 5:05:01 PM
24/7 Wall St.: By many measures, the United States is the wealthiest economy in the world. However, according to a recent survey, women do not benefit nearly as much as men. The U.S. ranked 23rd in the world for gender equality, behind countries ...
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The Business Insider - 12/3/2013 11:22:50 AM
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CNN - 6/12/2012 1:55:18 PM
(CNN)-- A leading humanitarian organization has urged soccer's ruling body FIFA and the Qatari government to honor their commitment to reform employment laws for migrant workers ahead of the 2022 World Cup, amid fears that stadiums will be built ...
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The Business Insider - 7/12/2013 8:54:28 PM
In the U.S., the labor force participation rate — the size of the labor ... Nevertheless, it continues to be much higher the LFPRs in many other parts of the world. Here's as chart from UBS's Marie Antelme, which offers some global context.
Pakistan 9th largest country in terms of labor force
pakistantoday.com.pk - 9/20/2012 11:59:41 PM
KARACHI - Pakistan being the 9th largest country in terms of labor force size with a total labor force of almost 55 million need to ensure decent work and proper working environment for all its workers, said Francesco d Ovidio, the ILO Country Director for ...
Filipinos, among the best skilled workers in the world – TESDA official
news.pia.gov.ph - 12/2/2013 4:00:12 AM
Speaking before the competitors, coaches and experts during the recently-concluded 2013 Regional Skills Competition (RSC) held in Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte, DDG Pascua pointed out that Filipino skilled workers are among the sought-after workers in ...
The Price of America Having the Greatest Military in the World? It's Destroying the Country
AlterNet - 10/21/2013 5:35:57 PM
The idea of U.S. "national security" seems inextricably entangled with the notion of "military supremacy." Over the past 15 years, this has served to rationalize the most expensive unilateral military build-up in history. But there is no evidence ...
Report: Most unfair countries for women
USA Today - 11/2/2013 5:28:52 PM
The World Economic Forum (WEF) report, the 2013 Global Gender Gap Report, measured the disparities between men and women in 136 countries. In the nations that scored the worst, economic and educational opportunities, as well as political ...
US labor force participation rate falls to lowest level since 1978
World Socialist Web Site - 9/7/2013 3:33:20 AM
The percentage of the population in the labor force fell to its lowest level in 35 years ... This is seen as a model for cities throughout the country. The collapse of relatively higher-wage, full-time jobs is a product of the policy of the Obama ...
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The Economist - 6/15/2012 7:28:10 PM
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Qatar defends 2022 World Cup project amid migrant worker abuse claims
CNN - 10/3/2013 2:44:01 PM
(CNN)-- There's nearly a decade to go before a ball is kicked at soccer's 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. But the tiny Gulf state, which won the right to host the event nearly three years ago, is embroiled in controversy over the treatment of the ...
Changes in Labor Force Mask Gains in the Jobs Situation
New York Times - 11/2/2013 10:29:31 PM
THE unemployment rate has fallen by nearly three percentage points since the Great Recession was at its worst four years ago. But another indicator of the labor market has shown no improvement at all. That is the labor force participation rate ...