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United Kingdom

United Kingdom Army Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Armoured vehicles 6,642 2013 2nd out of 28
Attack helicopters 66 2013 1st out of 11
Main battle tanks 227 2013 8th out of 21
Military logistics vehicles 17,682 2013 1st out of 4
Mortars 2,370 2013 2nd out of 23
Multiple rocket launchers 42 2013 9th out of 10
Self-propelled guns 89 2013 9th out of 16
Towed artillery units 138 2013 7th out of 18
Troops prepared for deployed and sustained operation 19,000 2012 2nd out of 19
Troops prepared for deployed and sustained operation per million people 300.5 2012 3rd out of 19
Troops prepared for deployed operations 68,400 2012 2nd out of 22
Troops prepared for deployed operations per million people 1,081.81 2012 3rd out of 22
United States army deployments 242 2014 9th out of 26
United States army deployments per million people 3.83 2014 1st out of 1

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Military of the European Union (The table); Wikipedia: List of countries by level of military equipment (List); Wikipedia: Military of the European Union (The table) ("The 15 countries with the highest military expenditure in 2012 (table)" (PDF). Stockholm International Peace Research Institute . Retrieved 15 April 2013 .); Wikipedia: Military of the European Union (The table) ("The 15 countries with the highest military expenditure in 2012 (table)" (PDF). Stockholm International Peace Research Institute . Retrieved 15 April 2013 .). 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.; Wikipedia: United States military deployments (Combat zones); Wikipedia: United States military deployments (Combat zones). 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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