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Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Military > Personnel > Per capita

DEFINITION: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bahrain 28.9 per 1,000 people 2005
2 Israel 25.42 per 1,000 people 2005
3 Syria 21.84 per 1,000 people 2005
4 Lebanon 21.19 per 1,000 people 2005
5 Jordan 20.51 per 1,000 people 2005
6 Oman 17.92 per 1,000 people 2005
7 Qatar 14.76 per 1,000 people 2005
8 Libya 12.98 per 1,000 people 2005
9 United Arab Emirates 11.25 per 1,000 people 2005
10 Egypt 10.79 per 1,000 people 2005
11 Algeria 9.71 per 1,000 people 2005
12 Saudi Arabia 9.34 per 1,000 people 2005
13 Kuwait 9.07 per 1,000 people 2005
14 Iraq 8.71 per 1,000 people 2005
15 Iran 8.57 per 1,000 people 2005
16 Morocco 8.33 per 1,000 people 2005
17 Yemen 6.58 per 1,000 people 2005
18 Tunisia 4.69 per 1,000 people 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Personnel > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Military/Personnel/Per-capita

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Military > Personnel > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Military > Personnel > Per capita

  • Israel ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • Brunei ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Greece ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Eritrea ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • North Korea ranked first for personnel > per capita globally in 2005.
  • Singapore ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • Belarus ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Bulgaria ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Armenia ranked second for personnel > per capita amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Laos ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Landlocked countries in 2005.
  • Iraq ranked first for personnel > per capita amongst Failed states in 2005.
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