|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||34,790,000|
|88||United Arab Emirates||4,111,000|
|90||Papua New Guinea||3,896,000|
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
Why Labor Force Participation Continues to Stay Low
Yahoo Finance - 4/23/2015 1:18:34 PM
With baby boomers retiring and the country becoming older, it’s natural to see a lower percentage of the population in the labor force. This secular trend was ... Most of the developed world (EFA) (VEA) is facing the aging population quandary today.
LinkedIn love: The 17 countries with the most users
CIO - 4/13/2015 4:19:14 AM
The total U.S. population is 318.9 million, but the labor force is much smaller. India, the country with the second most LinkedIn users (28 million), is also the second most populated country in the world, with more than 1.2 billion people. India's economy ...
When Women Thrive, So Will the World
bloombergview.com - 4/24/2015 11:01:22 AM
The distance we have to travel to meet that goal is captured in one statistic: Although the percentage of Japanese women completing higher education exceeds that of most other developed countries, their rate of participation in the labor force is low.
Slowdown, unemployment plague world capitalism
Workers World - 4/24/2015 12:02:48 AM
Investors are starting to pull their money out of many countries ... world, an increase of almost 5 million compared with the year before. This reflects the fact that employment is not expanding sufficiently fast to keep up with the growing labor force.”
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
I've mapped out the most recent data from the World Bank's World Development Indicators on female labor force participation rates. In red countries, less than half of over-14 women are working. In blue countries, it's more than half. In purple countries ...
Turkey economy to grow by 3% in 2015: World Bank
customstoday.com.pk - 4/20/2015 9:54:32 AM
ANKARA: The World Bank anticipates that Turkey’s economy will ... Turkey has the lowest rate of female participation in the labor force of any country in the Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD), said Professor Bahar Taner of ...
FACT SHEET: Strengthening Communities by Welcoming all Residents and Promoting Immigrant & Refugee Integration
Newsroom America - 4/15/2015 6:43:01 PM
Our country has long been a beacon of hope and opportunity for people from around the world. Today, 41.3 million foreign-born ... foreign-born workers represent close to 17 percent of the current U.S. labor force. Over the next 20 years, immigrants and ...
More people than ever open bank accounts, helped by mobile phones, growth in Asian economies
US News and World Report - 4/15/2015 4:45:30 AM
Now, nearly 80 percent of the country's 44 million people have ... However, the gap between women and men decreased when the World Bank only considered wage-earning women. "As women's participation in the labor force rises, that will be one way to close ...
U.S. Will Have Something Other Countries Want: A Big Labor Surplus
Bloomberg - 7/2/2014 4:52:25 PM
which are based on population growth and labor force participation rates. The report says what countries would need to do in order to bring labor supply and demand into balance. For Germany, the suggested measures for dealing with its projected labor ...
World Bank downgrades Turkish growth rate
Today's Zaman - 4/18/2015 9:56:54 AM
The World Bank anticipates that Turkey's economy will grow ... Turkey has the lowest rate of female participation in the labor force of any country in the Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD), said Professor Bahar Taner of Mersin ...
King: Our countries must be champions of inclusion, creating new opportunities for young people
MENAFN - 4/22/2015 12:43:57 PM
Asian and African solidarity has helped our countries become a decisive force in world affairs. It is up to us to use that ... according to a cabinet ... Apr 22 2015 - Labor Day holiday announced in Jordan, Jordan News Agency (MENAFN - Jordan News Agency ...
A legend with class: labour and Anzac
THE CONVERSATION - 4/19/2015 11:53:14 PM
For the Australian labour movement, Anzac has been more like a first cousin than a close sibling. There is no missing the family connection: the first Australian Imperial Force (AIF ... anti-conscriptionist in the country still leading an Australian ...
Fifa 'should re-run 2022 World Cup bidding process' after Qatar win
BBC - 4/23/2015 7:30:47 PM
voted on the resolution based on a report by British Labour MP Michael Connarty. The decision to give Qatar the event has been dogged by corruption claims, but they were cleared in a Fifa report. PACE has no legal powers to force Fifa to re-run the bidding ...
US lets in Thai fish caught by slaves despite law
The News & Advance - 4/22/2015 12:48:08 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In its first report on trafficking around the world ... with forced labor since 2000 because of significant loopholes, The Associated Press has found. It has also spared Thailand from sanctions slapped on other countries with weak ...
British Labor Party Leader Proposes That All New Immigrants Must Speak English
Day News - 4/22/2015 3:07:07 PM
The Labor Party is taking this hard line approach to immigration requirements as immigration increased five times after some countries in Eastern Europe ... thus it could be concluded that there is no need to force them to learn the language.