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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Military > Manpower fit for military service stats

Definitions

  • Females age 18-49: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
  • Females age 18-49 per 1000: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Males age 18-49: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
  • Males age 18-49 per 1000: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Females age 16-49 None None
Females age 18-49 21.49 million
Ranked 6th.
54.7 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Japan
Females age 18-49 per 1000 168.23
Ranked 66th.
181.58
Ranked 48th. 8% more than Japan
Males age 16-49 None None
Males age 18-49 22.23 million
Ranked 5th.
54.61 million
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Japan
Males age 18-49 per 1000 174.02
Ranked 67th.
181.29
Ranked 50th. 4% more than Japan

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbook, 14 June, 2007; CIA World Factbook, 14 June, 2007. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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