There is a lot of debate as to whether or not children should be working.  Many people believe the idea of banning children from the workforce is simply a luxury for the developed world.  We also need to question how we can ban such a practice if companies are going to set such high demand. Regardless, people that exploit children, and leave them with little benefit from their labor, are wrong.  This is an interesting chart because it provides a breakout of the types of child labor in the world.  The site provides an interesting global perspective on the matter: