|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
Excited by Bloomberg’s Exit, Labor Seeks to Influence Race for His Successor
New York Times - 6/18/2013 9:44:24 PM
They can tailor messages based on brands of toilet paper voters buy. They have so much polling data that they can pinpoint the views of Puerto Ricans and Chinese immigrants alike. Normally busy handling complaints from teachers, they are now ...
OECD report indicates Turkey has lowest rate of labor force participation among older population
Today's Zaman - 6/13/2013 1:29:15 PM
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Labor 'bent over' to appease US: Assange
Yahoo!7 News - 6/18/2013 11:46:06 PM
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has launched a blistering attack on the Gillard government saying it "bent over more than any other country in the world" to appease the United States. In an interview to mark the first anniversary of his decision to seek ...
World Bank Group : New World Bank Report Foresees Fragile Recovery for Six Countries in South East Europe
4-traders - 6/18/2013 4:43:45 PM
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Labor unions lead strikes, protest after police crackdown empties Istanbul park of activists
Toledo Blade - 6/17/2013 2:21:47 PM
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Forced labor, trafficking is slavery?
Vail Daily News - 6/19/2013 1:54:57 AM
You may have thought slavery ended with the ... And of the 22 percent in the sex industry, 98 percent are women and girls. We tend to think of human trafficking and forced labor as foreign problem, as an issue in the developing world but not our own.
Need employment plan for the world's most populous nation, circa 2028
Times of India - 6/16/2013 6:26:21 PM
China's wealth-generating factories have begun reporting labour shortages. As these shortages rise, so will wages. And then India with its expanding labour force should reap a huge demographic dividend. Unfortunately, all the data on job growth ...
World Bank report foresees 1.4-pct growth for Macedonia in 2013
The Global Times - 6/19/2013 2:16:25 AM
In fact, the jobs situation is worse than the dismal unemployment figures because so many leave Macedonia to work elsewhere. Zeljko Bogetic, Lead Economist in the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia region and co-author of the report, suggested that ...
'World Day Against Child Labor' Calls Attention to Child Labor in Domestic Work
NewsBlaze Hot News - 6/14/2013 4:34:11 PM
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Secondary Sources: Health-Care Costs, Educated Work Force, Inequality and Lifespans
Wall Street Journal - 6/18/2013 1:59:07 PM
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Unhealthy Developments Across The Euroarea Labor Market
Seeking Alpha - 6/17/2013 4:44:57 PM
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Afghan forces take control of country's security from U.S.-led NATO coalition, Karzai says
New York Daily News - 6/18/2013 12:47:32 PM
Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks during a joint news conference with NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen following a security handover ceremony at a military academy outside Kabul on Tuesday. KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan forces have taken over ...
Unemployment rate still one of the lowest in the developed world
Invest in Australia - 6/14/2013 5:17:08 PM
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The Motley Fool - 6/15/2013 7:10:29 PM
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Automation : Negative Effects of Technology on Labor Force
Care2 (blog) - 6/15/2013 4:25:50 PM
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