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Military Stats: compare key data on Peru & United States

Definitions

  • Air force > Combat aircraft: Number of fighter aircrafts (fixed wing aircrafts with combat capability).
  • Armed forces personnel: Total armed forces (2000)
  • Army > Main battle tanks: Number of main battle tanks.
  • Battle-related deaths > Number of people: Battle-related deaths (number of people). Battle-related deaths are deaths in battle-related conflicts between warring parties in the conflict dyad (two conflict units that are parties to a conflict). Typically, battle-related deaths occur in warfare involving the armed forces of the warring parties. This includes traditional battlefield fighting, guerrilla activities, and all kinds of bombardments of military units, cities, and villages, etc. The targets are usually the military itself and its installations or state institutions and state representatives, but there is often substantial collateral damage in the form of civilians being killed in crossfire, in indiscriminate bombings, etc. All deaths--military as well as civilian--incurred in such situations, are counted as battle-related deaths.
  • Budget: Annual defense budget in billion USD.
  • Global Peace Index: The Global Peace Index is comprised of 22 indicators in the three categories ongoing domestic or international conflicts; societal safety; and security and militarization. A low index value indicates a peaceful and safe country.
  • Military branches: This entry lists the service branches subordinate to defense ministries or the equivalent (typically ground, naval, air, and marine forces).
  • Military expenditures: This entry gives spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP); the GDP is calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). For countries with no military forces, this figure can include expenditures on public security and police.
  • Military service age and obligation: This entry gives the required ages for voluntary or conscript military service and the length of service obligation.
  • Navy > Aircraft carriers: Number of aircraft carriers.
  • Navy > Submarines: Number of patrol boats (includes minesweepers).
  • Paramilitary personnel: Paramilitary.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Personnel > Per capita: 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.
  • Service age and obligation: This entry gives the required ages for voluntary or conscript military service and the length of sevice obligation.
  • War deaths: Battle-related deaths are deaths in battle-related conflicts between warring parties in the conflict dyad (two conflict units that are parties to a conflict). Typically, battle-related deaths occur in warfare involving the armed forces of the warring parties. This includes traditional battlefield fighting, guerrilla activities, and all kinds of bombardments of military units, cities, and villages, etc. The targets are usually the military itself and its installations or state institutions and state representatives, but there is often substantial collateral damage in the form of civilians being killed in crossfire, in indiscriminate bombings, etc. All deaths--military as well as civilian--incurred in such situations, are counted as battle-related deaths."
  • Expenditures > Percent of GDP: Current military expenditures as an estimated percent of gross domestic product (GDP).
  • Armed forces personnel > Total: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organisation, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces."
  • Personnel: 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.
  • Navy > Frigates: Number of frigates.
  • Navy > Destroyers: Number of destroyers.
  • Navy > Cruisers: Number of cruisers.
  • Branches: The names of the ground, naval, air, marine, and other defense or security forces
  • Battle-related deaths > Number of people per million: Battle-related deaths (number of people). Battle-related deaths are deaths in battle-related conflicts between warring parties in the conflict dyad (two conflict units that are parties to a conflict). Typically, battle-related deaths occur in warfare involving the armed forces of the warring parties. This includes traditional battlefield fighting, guerrilla activities, and all kinds of bombardments of military units, cities, and villages, etc. The targets are usually the military itself and its installations or state institutions and state representatives, but there is often substantial collateral damage in the form of civilians being killed in crossfire, in indiscriminate bombings, etc. All deaths--military as well as civilian--incurred in such situations, are counted as battle-related deaths. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Military expenditure > Current LCU: Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country). Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilisation, conversion, and destruction of weapons. This definition cannot be applied for all countries, however, since that would require much more detailed information than is available about what is included in military budgets and off-budget military expenditure items. (For example, military budgets might or might not cover civil defense, reserves and auxiliary forces, police and paramilitary forces, dual-purpose forces such as military and civilian police, military grants in kind, pensions for military personnel, and social security contributions paid by one part of government to another.)"
  • Manpower reaching military age annually > Males: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching military age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults.
  • Armed forces personnel per 1000: Total armed forces (2000). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males: The number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
  • Personnel per 1000: 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Expenditure > Current LCU: Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country). Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilization, conversion, and destruction of weapons. This definition cannot be applied for all countries, however, since that would require much more detailed information than is available about what is included in military budgets and off-budget military expenditure items. (For example, military budgets might or might not cover civil defense, reserves and auxiliary forces, police and paramilitary forces, dual-purpose forces such as military and civilian police, military grants in kind, pensions for military personnel, and social security contributions paid by one part of government to another.)
  • Nuclear weapons > Non-Proliferation treaty sign date: Signed.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Conscription: A description of the status of conscription in the nation in 1997.
  • Armed forces growth: Growth in the number of armed forces personnel from 1985 (index = 100) to 2000. 100 means no growth, 50 means it halved and 200 means it doubled.
  • Imports > USD: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services."
  • Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services.
  • Military expenditures > Percent of GDP: This entry gives spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP); the GDP is calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). For countries with no military forces, this figure can include expenditures on public security and police.
  • Conventional arms > Exports: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre).
  • Weapon holdings per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services.
  • Manpower fit for military service > Males age 18-49: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
  • Exports > USD: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services."
  • Conventional arms > Exports per capita: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Manpower available for military service > Males age 18-49: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and assumes that every individual is fit to serve.
  • Manpower reaching military age annually > Males per thousand people: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching military age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Conventional arms imports: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre).
  • Manpower > Military age: The minimum age at which an individual may volunteer for military service or be subject to conscription.
  • Conventional arms > Exports > Per $ GDP: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
  • Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults.
  • Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$ > Per capita: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Manpower fit for military service > 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.
  • Manpower fit for military service > 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.
  • Employment in arms > Production per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49: The total numbers of males aged 15-49. This statistic assumes that every individual is fit to serve.
  • Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ > Per capita: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Manpower reaching military service age annually > Females age 18-49 per 1000: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower available for military service > 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 assumes that every individual is fit to serve. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Conventional arms imports per capita: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Manpower reaching military age annually > Females per thousand people: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching military age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Manpower reaching military age annually > Females: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching military age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults.
  • Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 per 1000: The total numbers of males aged 15-49. This statistic assumes that every individual is fit to serve. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower available for military service > Females age 18-49: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and assumes that every individual is fit to serve.
  • Manpower reaching military service age annually > Females age 18-49: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
  • Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49 per 1000: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.
  • Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults.
  • Manpower available for military service > 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 assumes that every individual is fit to serve. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Personnel > % of total labor force: 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. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.
  • Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males per thousand people: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Conventional arms > Exports, % of GDP: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Manpower > Fit for military service > Males per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Defence minister: Name of defence minister.
  • Expenditure > % of GDP: Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country). Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilization, conversion, and destruction of weapons. This definition cannot be applied for all countries, however, since that would require much more detailed information than is available about what is included in military budgets and off-budget military expenditure items. (For example, military budgets might or might not cover civil defense, reserves and auxiliary forces, police and paramilitary forces, dual-purpose forces such as military and civilian police, military grants in kind, pensions for military personnel, and social security contributions paid by one part of government to another.)
  • Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females per thousand people: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Manpower > Availability > Males per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males per 1000: The number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organisation, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organisation's definition of the economically active population."
  • Conventional arms imports, % of GDP: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Fit for military service > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females > Per capita: Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 > Per capita: The total numbers of males aged 15-49. This statistic assumes that every individual is fit to serve. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males > Per capita: The number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Expenditure > % of central government expenditure: Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country). Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilization, conversion, and destruction of weapons. This definition cannot be applied for all countries, however, since that would require much more detailed information than is available about what is included in military budgets and off-budget military expenditure items. (For example, military budgets might or might not cover civil defense, reserves and auxiliary forces, police and paramilitary forces, dual-purpose forces such as military and civilian police, military grants in kind, pensions for military personnel, and social security contributions paid by one part of government to another.)
  • Manpower fit for military service > 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.
  • Military expenditure > % of GDP: Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country). Excluded are civil defense and current expenditures for previous military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilisation, conversion, and destruction of weapons. This definition cannot be applied for all countries, however, since that would require much more detailed information than is available about what is included in military budgets and off-budget military expenditure items. (For example, military budgets might or might not cover civil defense, reserves and auxiliary forces, police and paramilitary forces, dual-purpose forces such as military and civilian police, military grants in kind, pensions for military personnel, and social security contributions paid by one part of government to another.)"
  • Manpower > Availability > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Peru United States HISTORY
Air force > Combat aircraft 67
Ranked 29th.
3,318
Ranked 1st. 50 times more than Peru
Armed forces personnel 115,000
Ranked 37th.
1.37 million
Ranked 3rd. 12 times more than Peru
Army > Main battle tanks 300
Ranked 27th.
8,725
Ranked 1st. 29 times more than Peru
Battle-related deaths > Number of people 28
Ranked 22nd.
233
Ranked 18th. 8 times more than Peru
Budget 0.82 US$ BN
Ranked 34th.
682 US$ BN
Ranked 1st. 832 times more than Peru
Global Peace Index 2.26
Ranked 50th. 6% more than United States
2.13
Ranked 4th.

Military branches Peruvian Army (Ejercito Peruano), Peruvian Navy (Marina de Guerra del Peru, MGP; includes naval air, naval infantry, and Coast Guard), Air Force of Peru (Fuerza Aerea del Peru, FAP) United States Armed Forces: US Army, US Navy (includes Marine Corps), US Air Force, US Coast Guard
Military expenditures 1% of GDP
Ranked 48th.
4.6% of GDP
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Peru
Military service age and obligation 18-50 years of age for male and 18-45 years of age for female voluntary military service; no conscription 18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units
Navy > Aircraft carriers 0.0
Ranked 63th.
10
Ranked 1st.
Navy > Submarines 6
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than United States
2
Ranked 8th.
Paramilitary personnel 77,000
Ranked 19th. 7 times more than United States
11,035
Ranked 1st.
Personnel > Per capita 5.61 per 1,000 people
Ranked 66th. 8% more than United States
5.22 per 1,000 people
Ranked 70th.

Service age and obligation 18-30 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; no conscription 18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines)
War deaths 36
Ranked 23th.
0.0
Ranked 73th.

Expenditures > Percent of GDP 1.5%
Ranked 60th.
4.06%
Ranked 22nd. 3 times more than Peru
Manpower fit for military service > Males age 16-49 None None
Armed forces personnel > Total 191,000
Ranked 29th.
1.54 million
Ranked 4th. 8 times more than Peru

Personnel 157,000
Ranked 42nd.
1.55 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Navy > Frigates 8
Ranked 8th.
26
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Peru
Navy > Destroyers 1
Ranked 6th.
62
Ranked 1st. 62 times more than Peru
Navy > Cruisers 1
Ranked 1st.
22
Ranked 1st. 22 times more than Peru
Branches Army of Peru (Ejercito Peruano), Navy of Peru (Marina de Guerra del Peru, MGP (includes naval air, naval infantry, and Coast Guard)), Air Force of Peru (Fuerza Aerea del Peru, FAP) US Army, US Navy (includes Marine Corps), US Air Force, US Coast Guard; note - Coast Guard administered in peacetime by the Department of Homeland Security, but in wartime reports to the Department of the Navy
Battle-related deaths > Number of people per million 0.957
Ranked 22nd. 17% more than United States
0.818
Ranked 27th.
Military expenditure > Current LCU 4.52 billion
Ranked 73th.
661.05 billion
Ranked 13th. 146 times more than Peru

Manpower reaching military age annually > Males 304,094
Ranked 37th.
2.16 million
Ranked 5th. 7 times more than Peru

Weapon holdings 948,000
Ranked 66th.
38.54 million
Ranked 1st. 41 times more than Peru
Armed forces personnel per 1000 4.42
Ranked 63th.
4.84
Ranked 57th. 9% more than Peru
Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males 306,260
Ranked 37th.
2.19 million
Ranked 3rd. 7 times more than Peru

Manpower available for military service > Males age 16-49 None None
Personnel per 1000 5.66
Ranked 65th. 8% more than United States
5.23
Ranked 70th.

Expenditure > Current LCU 3270000000 507089000000
Nuclear weapons > Non-Proliferation treaty sign date 1 Jul 1968 (W) 1 Jul 1968 (L, M, W)
Conscription <a href=/graph-T/mil_con>Conscription</a> exists. No <a href=/graph-T/mil_con>conscription</a>.
Armed forces growth -10%
Ranked 82nd.
-37%
Ranked 107th. 4 times more than Peru
Imports > USD 172 million
Ranked 33th.
904 million
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Peru

Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ 368 million constant 1990 US$
Ranked 20th.
387 million constant 1990 US$
Ranked 19th. 5% more than Peru

Expenditures 1.5% of GDP
Ranked 51st.
4.06% of GDP
Ranked 10th. 3 times more than Peru
Military expenditures > Percent of GDP 1.5% of GDP
Ranked 39th.
4.06% of GDP
Ranked 10th. 3 times more than Peru
Conventional arms > Exports $5.00 million
Ranked 34th.
$5.45 billion
Ranked 2nd. 1091 times more than Peru
Weapon holdings per 1000 35.95
Ranked 84th.
135.24
Ranked 43th. 4 times more than Peru
Manpower fit for military service > Females age 16-49 6565097 None
Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$ 5 million constant 1990 US$
Ranked 36th.
7.1 billion constant 1990 US$
Ranked 1st. 1420 times more than Peru

Employment in arms > Production 5,000
Ranked 53th.
2.32 million
Ranked 2nd. 464 times more than Peru
Manpower fit for military service > Males age 18-49 4.94 million
Ranked 24th.
54.61 million
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Peru
Exports > USD 5 million
Ranked 38th.
6.16 billion
Ranked 1st. 1232 times more than Peru

Conventional arms > Exports per capita $0.23
Ranked 32nd.
$21.84
Ranked 9th. 95 times more than Peru
Manpower available for military service > Males age 18-49 6.65 million
Ranked 27th.
67.74 million
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching military age annually > Males per thousand people 10.14
Ranked 78th. 47% more than United States
6.89
Ranked 163th.

Conventional arms imports $14.00 million
Ranked 67th.
$533.00 million
Ranked 8th. 38 times more than Peru
Manpower > Availability > Males 7.65 million
Ranked 39th.
72.72 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Manpower > Military age 17 years of age 18 years of age
Conventional arms > Exports > Per $ GDP 0.032 per $1,000
Ranked 31st.
0.464 per $1,000
Ranked 15th. 15 times more than Peru
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty > Signatures and Ratifications > Signature 25 SEP 1996 24 SEP 1996
Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49 277,105
Ranked 31st.
2.14 million
Ranked 4th. 8 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males 304,094
Ranked 37th.
2.16 million
Ranked 5th. 7 times more than Peru
Manpower available for military service > Females age 16-49 7727623 None
Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita 13.27 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 22nd. 10 times more than United States
1.31 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 56th.

Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$ > Per capita 181.41 constant 1990 US$ per 1
Ranked 34th.
23,956.65 constant 1990 US$ per 1
Ranked 5th. 132 times more than Peru

Manpower fit for military service > Females age 18-49 5.28 million
Ranked 22nd.
54.7 million
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than Peru
Manpower fit for military service > Males age 18-49 per 1000 174.33
Ranked 66th.
181.29
Ranked 50th. 4% more than Peru
Employment in arms > Production per 1000 0.19
Ranked 47th.
8.14
Ranked 2nd. 43 times more than Peru
Manpower > Availability > Females 7.53 million
Ranked 36th.
71.64 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Manpower > Fit for military service > Males 5.8 million
Ranked 37th.
59.41 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 7.51 million
Ranked 38th.
73.6 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ > Per capita 13.16 constant 1990 US$ per c
Ranked 22nd. 10 times more than United States
1.31 constant 1990 US$ per c
Ranked 57th.

Manpower reaching military service age annually > Females age 18-49 per 1000 9.52
Ranked 43th. 41% more than United States
6.76
Ranked 70th.
Manpower available for military service > Males age 18-49 per 1000 234.67
Ranked 48th. 4% more than United States
224.89
Ranked 74th.
Conventional arms imports per capita $0.64
Ranked 72nd.
$2.14
Ranked 51st. 3 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching military age annually > Females per thousand people 10.2
Ranked 81st. 53% more than United States
6.65
Ranked 159th.
Manpower reaching military age annually > Females 298,447
Ranked 36th.
2.06 million
Ranked 5th. 7 times more than Peru
Manpower > Fit for military service > Females 6.22 million
Ranked 33th.
59.19 million
Ranked 3rd. 10 times more than Peru

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 per 1000 270.92
Ranked 45th. 9% more than United States
249.05
Ranked 85th.

Manpower available for military service > Females age 18-49 6.54 million
Ranked 23th.
67.07 million
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching military service age annually > Females age 18-49 269,799
Ranked 24th.
2.04 million
Ranked 3rd. 8 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49 per 1000 9.78
Ranked 60th. 37% more than United States
7.12
Ranked 107th.
Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP 0.09 per $1,000
Ranked 72nd. Twice as much as United States
0.045 per $1,000
Ranked 81st.
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females 298,447
Ranked 36th.
2.06 million
Ranked 5th. 7 times more than Peru
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Female 298447 2055685
Manpower available for military service > Females age 18-49 per 1000 231.02
Ranked 34th. 4% more than United States
222.65
Ranked 51st.
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Male 304094 2161727
Arms > Exports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita 0.182 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 34th.
24.03 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 5th. 132 times more than Peru

Personnel > % of total labor force 1.18%
Ranked 68th. 19% more than United States
0.99%
Ranked 83th.

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males per thousand people 10.19
Ranked 76th. 49% more than United States
6.83
Ranked 165th.
Conventional arms > Exports, % of GDP 0.019%
Ranked 25th.
0.0948%
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than Peru
Manpower > Fit for military service > Males per 1000 202.49
Ranked 65th. 4% more than United States
195.38
Ranked 85th.

Defence minister Peter Cateriano Bellido Chuck Hagel
Expenditure > % of GDP 1.25%
Ranked 76th.
4.08%
Ranked 11th. 3 times more than Peru

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females per thousand people 10.2
Ranked 80th. 53% more than United States
6.65
Ranked 158th.
Manpower > Availability > Males per 1000 267.38
Ranked 51st. 12% more than United States
239.12
Ranked 119th.

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males per 1000 10.7
Ranked 76th. 49% more than United States
7.19
Ranked 148th.

Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force 1.44%
Ranked 43th. 48% more than United States
0.97%
Ranked 71st.

Conventional arms imports, % of GDP 0.0532%
Ranked 58th. 6 times more than United States
0.00927%
Ranked 75th.
Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females per 1000 10.37
Ranked 77th. 52% more than United States
6.84
Ranked 151st.

Manpower > Fit for military service > Females per 1000 217.2
Ranked 42nd. 12% more than United States
194.63
Ranked 73th.

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females 296,819
Ranked 37th.
2.08 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Peru

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females > Per capita 10.17 per 1,000 people
Ranked 90th. 49% more than United States
6.84 per 1,000 people
Ranked 168th.

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 > Per capita 0.268 per capita
Ranked 59th. 7% more than United States
0.251 per capita
Ranked 103th.

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males > Per capita 10.49 per 1,000 people
Ranked 90th. 46% more than United States
7.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 165th.

Expenditure > % of central government expenditure 7.24%
Ranked 20th.
19.26%
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than Peru

Manpower fit for military service > Females age 18-49 per 1000 186.33
Ranked 40th. 3% more than United States
181.58
Ranked 48th.
Military expenditure > % of GDP 1.18%
Ranked 80th.
4.64%
Ranked 8th. 4 times more than Peru

Manpower > Availability > Females per 1000 263.1
Ranked 43th. 12% more than United States
235.58
Ranked 92nd.

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