Country Comparison > Labor force > TOP 100

RankCountryLabor force
1China795,500,000
2India487,600,000
3United States153,600,000
4Indonesia117,400,000
5Brazil104,700,000
6Bangladesh75,420,000
7Russia75,410,000
8Japan65,930,000
9Pakistan58,410,000
10Nigeria52,160,000
11Mexico49,170,000
12Vietnam46,480,000
13Germany43,620,000
14Philippines40,000,000
15Thailand39,620,000
16Ethiopia37,900,000
17Congo, Democratic Republic of the34,790,000
18Burma32,530,000
19United Kingdom31,730,000
20France29,610,000
21Egypt27,740,000
22Turkey27,430,000
23Iran26,370,000
24Korea, South25,100,000
25Italy25,080,000
26Tanzania24,060,000
27Spain23,100,000
28Colombia22,450,000
29Ukraine22,090,000
30Canada18,670,000
31Kenya18,390,000
32Nepal18,000,000
33Poland17,850,000
34South Africa17,660,000
35Argentina16,760,000
36Uzbekistan16,110,000
37Uganda16,020,000
38Peru15,900,000
39Afghanistan15,000,000
40Venezuela13,320,000
41Korea, North12,200,000
42Australia12,050,000
43Sudan11,920,000
44Malaysia11,910,000
45Morocco11,540,000
46Ghana11,440,000
47Taiwan11,200,000
48Algeria11,040,000
49Mozambique9,973,000
50Madagascar9,504,000
51Romania9,252,000
52Iraq8,900,000
53Cambodia8,800,000
54Kazakhstan8,777,000
55Cote d'Ivoire8,764,000
56Sri Lanka8,307,000
57Angola8,240,000
58Chile8,099,000
59Cameroon8,083,000
60Netherlands7,809,000
61Saudi Arabia7,630,000
62Yemen7,030,000
63Burkina Faso6,668,000
64Azerbaijan6,119,000
65Malawi5,747,000
66Senegal5,687,000
67Syria5,642,000
68Zambia5,576,000
69Guatemala5,571,000
70Portugal5,543,000
71Czech Republic5,410,000
72Belgium5,177,000
73Cuba5,153,000
74Sweden5,018,000
75Belarus5,000,000
76Greece4,959,000
77Switzerland4,898,000
78Haiti4,810,000
79Dominican Republic4,732,000
80Bolivia4,689,000
81Niger4,688,000
82Ecuador4,682,000
83Guinea4,638,000
84Rwanda4,446,000
85Chad4,293,000
86Hungary4,274,000
87Burundi4,245,000
88United Arab Emirates4,111,000
89Tunisia3,904,000
90Papua New Guinea3,896,000
91Zimbabwe3,856,000
92Hong Kong3,703,000
93Laos3,690,000
94Austria3,668,000
95Benin3,662,000
96Honduras3,461,000
97Somalia3,447,000
98Mali3,241,000
99Singapore3,237,000
100Israel3,204,000

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, 2012

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