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Military > Air force personnel: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of full-time military personnel in the air force.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Israel 32,000 1998
2 Iraq 30,000 2001
3 Libya 22,000 1998
4 South Africa 11,140 1999
5 Algeria 10,000 1999
6 Angola 6,000 1999
7 United Arab Emirates 4,000 1998
8 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,200 1998
9 Ghana 1,000 1998
10 Cote d'Ivoire 700 1999
11 Senegal 400 1998
12 Cameroon 300 1998

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Air force personnel. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Energy Information Administration, US Department of Energy. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Military/Air-force-personnel

Military > Air force personnel: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Military > Air force personnel

  • 9 of the top 12 countries by air force personnel are Hot countries.
  • All of the top 3 countries by air force personnel are Middle East and North African.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by air force personnel are Muslim.
  • 5 of the top 7 countries by air force personnel are OPEC.
  • Cote d'Ivoire ranked last for air force personnel amongst Failed states in 1999.
  • Iraq ranked first for air force personnel amongst Religious countries in 2001.
  • Israel ranked first for air force personnel globally in 1998.
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