|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's young jobseekers still struggling, says ILO
The Guardian - 10/8/2015 8:22:05 PM
New evidence emerges that young people looking for work are being disproportionately hurt by the legacy of the global financial crisis ILO notes the ‘stubbornly high’ youth unemployment rate was partly down to a shrinking youth labour force as more ...
These are the 19 countries with the highest tax rates in the world
The Business Insider - 10/8/2015 10:56:35 AM
One of the ones they use is the country's tax burden, with higher scores indicating less competitiveness. To measure it they use the World Bank's "total tax rate ... social contributions and labor taxes paid by the employer, property taxes, turnover ...
Leaders hail Tunisian Nobel as 'inspiration' for Arab world
Yahoo News - 10/9/2015 1:11:24 PM
Ahmed Samih, general director of Cairo-based Andalus Institute for Tolerance and anti-Violence Studies, said the award is "a recognition from the world that NGOs and labour syndicates in Tunisia rescued the country from a political fighting between the ...
Air France appeals to passengers after labor violence
Denver Post - 10/9/2015 2:27:10 AM
Macron is trying to loosen France's famously stringent labor protections , hoping that will encourage companies to hire and reduce the country's 10 percent unemployment rate. His moves have angered unions and fellow members within the Socialist government.
National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize after helping country make transition to democracy
New York Daily News - 10/9/2015 5:29:06 PM
The little-known Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet was awarded the prestigious prize for helping their country become the only Arab state ... who are reps for tiny Tunisia’s main labor union, its main business group, its lawyers’ association, and ...
Formula One’s Fast Cars Are Powered by a World of Data
New York Times - 10/9/2015 12:14:08 PM
But with today’s connectivity of sound, video and data, fiber-optic and wireless telecommunications systems facilitate the involvement of a much larger work force ... world’s biggest underseas fiber-optic cable networks, which reaches more than 200 ...
Addresses first Ministerial Meeting of the Head of Migration authorities of BRICS countries
Newstrack India - 10/8/2015 12:29:39 PM
In his Opening Address to the first Ministerial Meeting of the Head of Migration authorities of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries and the roundtable ... loss of highly qualified labour force, which is a cause of concern ...
Equip labour force with practical skills says CS
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - 10/9/2015 3:13:06 PM
This is as a result of gaps between their training and skills required by employers. Mohammed says the country must work together to equip the labor force with practical skills that are relevant in the job market as well as set up more technical learning ...
Abe counts on Kato to reverse sliding birthrate, labor exodus in aging Japan
Japan Times - 10/9/2015 9:43:49 AM
His task: reverse the nation’s sliding birthrate and stem the flow of people leaving the labor force to care for elderly relatives ... Abe spoke of an impending labor crisis in the world’s third-largest economy when he laid out a new program dubbed ...
IMF, World Bank upbeat about Ghana's economy picking up from 2016
Modern Ghana - 10/7/2015 4:02:35 AM
Recent reports by the World Bank and IMF show the two institutions ... Structural reforms are, of course, country specific. But the main planks include measures to strengthen labor force participation, facilitate labor market adjustment, tackle legacy ...
US and Canada partner to invest $21 million for research hubs in developing countries
National Institutes of Health - 10/9/2015 3:17:16 AM
In addition, more than two million workers around the world die every year due to occupational injury or related ailments, costing the global economy billions of dollars, as reported by the International Labor Organization. Each hub will be supported by a ...
Trinidad & Tobago lost 79% of tertiary educated labour force via emigration to developed countries
Breaking News Trinidad and Tobago - 10/6/2015 9:11:35 AM
T&T has lost more than 70 per cent of its tertiary level educated labour force through emigration to developed ... including raising the standard of living in memeber countries, contributing to the expansion of world trade and promoting economic stability ...
World in major population shift with implications for migration, poverty – World Bank/IMF
Vanguard - 10/9/2015 4:10:22 PM
In today’s interconnected world, effective policies will also arbitrage demographic change across countries. Freer flows of capital, trade and— especially—labor present tremendous opportunity to turn this era of intense demographic change into one of ...
Jakarta asks S’pore, 3 other countries for help against haze
Today - 10/8/2015 11:35:22 PM
Indonesia is also in discussions with a fifth country, Australia, on how it can help to tackle ... A firefighting assistance team from the Singapore Civil Defence Force will be deployed. Up to two C-130 aircraft will also be on standby.
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.