Non-religious countries Compared by Labor > Labor force, total

DEFINITION: Labor force, total. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.


1 China 787.63 million 2012
2 Japan 65.28 million 2012
3 Vietnam 52.86 million 2012
4 France 30.13 million 2012
5 Turkey 27.05 million 2012
6 Canada 19.34 million 2012
7 Australia 12.01 million 2012
8 Netherlands 11.58 million 2012
9 Czech Republic 5.28 million 2012
10 Sweden 5.08 million 2012
11 Azerbaijan 4.74 million 2012
12 Austria 4.41 million 2012
13 Hong Kong 3.73 million 2012


Non-religious countries Compared by Labor > Labor force, total


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