Country Comparison > Labor force

RankCountryLabor force
1China774,710,016
2India521,900,000
3Indonesia129,366,000
4Brazil86,621,000
5Russia69,923,000
6Bangladesh66,640,000
7Japan66,540,000
8Pakistan61,710,000
9Nigeria60,080,000
10Vietnam54,659,000
11Ethiopia52,820,000
12Mexico50,914,000
13Germany44,585,000
14Philippines41,533,000
15Thailand37,546,000
16United States35,412,000
17Iran30,500,000
18France27,742,000
19Korea, South26,839,000
20Turkey25,677,000
21Tanzania24,890,000
22Egypt24,113,000
23Italy22,920,000
24Burma22,300,000
25Congo, Democratic Republic of the20,692,000
26Kenya19,600,000
27Colombia19,309,000
28Spain19,057,000
29Canada18,136,000
30Argentina18,000,000
31Ukraine17,990,000
32Nepal16,810,000
33United Kingdom16,033,000
34Uganda15,840,000
35Malaysia15,139,000
36South Africa14,687,000
37Venezuela14,210,000
38Korea, North14,000,000
39Saudi Arabia13,800,000
40Madagascar13,400,000
41Uzbekistan13,273,000
42Mozambique12,900,000
43Australia12,568,000
44Angola12,510,000
45Ghana12,490,000
46Sudan11,920,000
47Taiwan11,498,000
48Algeria10,859,000
49Morocco10,399,000
50Cameroon9,912,000
51Poland9,561,000
52Cambodia8,913,000
53Netherlands8,907,000
54Iraq8,900,000
55Kazakhstan8,685,000
56Burkina Faso8,501,000
57Afghanistan8,478,000
58Ecuador8,086,000
59Sri Lanka8,000,000
60Zimbabwe7,907,000
61Yemen7,425,000
62Chile7,249,000
63Malawi7,000,000
64Senegal6,966,000
65Zambia6,898,000
66Guatemala6,664,000
67Niger6,500,000
68Mali6,447,000
69Rwanda6,227,000
70Bolivia5,719,000
71Chad5,654,000
72Guinea5,558,000
73United Arab Emirates5,344,000
74Czech Republic5,222,000
75Switzerland5,067,000
76Sweden5,029,000
77Burundi5,012,000
78Azerbaijan4,939,000
79Romania4,889,000
80Dominican Republic4,732,000
81Portugal4,717,000
82Cuba4,691,000
83Haiti4,594,000
84Hungary4,414,000
85Belarus4,381,000
86Somalia4,154,000
87Belgium4,122,000
88Tunisia4,054,000
89Greece4,000,000
90Israel3,893,000
91Singapore3,778,000
92Syria3,767,000
93Austria3,739,000
94Honduras3,735,000
95Papua New Guinea3,681,000
96Benin3,662,000
97Hong Kong3,627,000
98Laos3,582,000
99Paraguay3,428,000
100Peru3,421,000
101Bulgaria3,113,000
102Nicaragua3,046,000
103Serbia3,000,000
104El Salvador2,908,000
105Kyrgyzstan2,841,000
106Denmark2,736,000
107Eritrea2,710,000
108New Zealand2,709,000
109Norway2,699,000
110Kuwait2,695,000
111Togo2,595,000
112Finland2,520,000
113Slovakia2,511,000
114Turkmenistan2,305,000
115Tajikistan2,295,000
116Ireland2,289,000
117Oman2,255,000
118Central African Republic2,242,000
119Lebanon2,166,000
120Congo, Republic of the2,055,000
121Qatar1,953,000
122Costa Rica1,843,000
123Uruguay1,748,000
124Liberia1,677,000
125Croatia1,656,000
126Panama1,633,000
127Armenia1,507,000
128Mauritania1,437,000
129Lithuania1,333,000
130Moldova1,295,000
131Mongolia1,241,000
132Gaza Strip1,240,000
133West Bank1,240,000
134Botswana1,177,000
135Puerto Rico1,139,000
136Libya1,114,000
137Jamaica1,113,000
138Albania1,104,000
139Namibia956,800
140Lesotho930,800
141Latvia885,000
142Slovenia885,000
143Bahrain831,600
144Bosnia and Herzegovina806,000
145Macedonia793,000
146Gambia, The777,100
147Guinea-Bissau731,300
148Jordan731,000
149Georgia686,000
150Estonia648,000
151Trinidad and Tobago629,400
152Gabon557,800
153Mauritius554,000
154Kosovo500,300
155Luxembourg476,000
156Swaziland427,900
157Bhutan397,900
158Macau392,000
159Fiji353,100
160Guyana313,800
161Djibouti294,600
162East Timor286,700
163Comoros278,500
164Malta223,000
165Maldives222,200
166Brunei203,600
167Solomon Islands202,500
168Iceland200,000
169Bahamas, The196,900
170Cape Verde196,100
171Equatorial Guinea195,200
172Montenegro167,000
173Barbados144,000
174Suriname144,000
175Western Sahara144,000
176Sierra Leone132,000
177French Polynesia126,300
178Belize120,500
179New Caledonia119,500
180Vanuatu115,900
181Saint Lucia79,700
182Guam73,210
183Sao Tome and Principe72,600
184Jersey59,950
185Saint Vincent and the Grenadines57,520
186Grenada55,270
187Monaco52,000
188Aruba51,610
189Seychelles51,000
190Samoa50,700
191Virgin Islands48,550
192Isle of Man41,790
193Andorra39,750
194Cayman Islands39,000
195Kiribati39,000
196Liechtenstein38,520
197Micronesia, Federated States of37,920
198Tonga33,800
199Bermuda33,480
200Guernsey31,470
201Antigua and Barbuda30,000
202Northern Mariana Islands27,970
203Faroe Islands27,540
204Greenland26,840
205Dominica25,000
206Gibraltar24,420
207San Marino21,960
208Saint Kitts and Nevis18,170
209American Samoa17,850
210Saint Martin17,300
211British Virgin Islands12,770
212Palau11,610
213Marshall Islands10,670
214Cook Islands6,820
215Anguilla6,049
216Turks and Caicos Islands4,848
217Holy See (Vatican City)4,822
218Montserrat4,521
219Wallis and Futuna4,482
220Saint Pierre and Miquelon4,429
221Tuvalu3,615
222Saint Helena2,486
223Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)1,850
224Svalbard1,590
225Norfolk Island978
226Niue663
227Tokelau440
228Pitcairn Islands15

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, 2020

See also: Labor force map

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