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It is almost impossible to imagine, but nearly 30 million people around the world are slaves. Here is a list of 10 countries with the most slaves.


Bangladesh – 340.000 living slaves


Burma – 385.000 living slaves



Democratic Republic of the Congo – 465.000 living slaves




Thailand – 475.000 living slaves




Russia – 520.000 living slaves




Ethiopia – 650.000 living slaves




Nigeria – 700.000 living slaves




Pakistan – 2.150.000 living slaves




China – 3.000.000 living slaves




India – 14.000.000 living slaves



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How do you determine the difference between (so-called) slaves as opposed to the working poor?
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jay_dee Post time: 2014-6-30 17:15
How do you determine the difference between (so-called) slaves as opposed to the working poor?

It's usually an estimation made by HRW. I never quite understood their methodology.
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Over half the people in the U.S. are wage slaves.. or working slaves.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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MisterPanda Post time: 2014-7-1 12:00
It's usually an estimation made by HRW. I never quite understood their methodology.

I am still lost as to these figures, I googled Human Rights Watch and failed to find any slavery figures

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not sure they are slaves or just under paid workers????
I am me and that is something you will never be, no matter how hard you try!!

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seneca Post time: 2014-7-1 14:31
I think that most "slaves" are foreign nationals held against their will by their captors and ma ...

In India, Pakistan and China the slaves are usually locals, not foreigners (even though there are some foreign slaves too, mostly from North Korea and Myanmar).
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