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  • 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.
  • 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 > Corvette warships: Number of corvettes.
  • Navy > Submarines: Number of patrol boats (includes minesweepers).
  • Paramilitary personnel: Paramilitary.

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  • 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.
  • Branches: The names of the ground, naval, air, marine, and other defense or security forces
  • 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.)
  • 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$: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services.
  • Military expenditures > Percent of GDP: This entry gives spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP); the GDP is calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). For countries with no military forces, this figure can include expenditures on public security and police.
  • Weapon holdings per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Exports > USD: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services."
  • Manpower reaching military age annually > Males per thousand people: This entry is derived from Military > Manpower reaching military age annually, which gives the number of males and females entering the military manpower pool (i.e., reaching age 16) in any given year and is a measure of the availability of military-age young adults. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Conventional arms imports: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (US$ 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49: The number of males aged 15-49 fit for military service. This is a more refined measure of potential military manpower availability which tries to correct for the health situation in the country and reduces the maximum potential number to a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
  • 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 > Fit for military service > Males per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Availability > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Availability > Males per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • 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
  • 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."
  • 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 > Reaching military age annually > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Manpower > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 > Per capita: The number of males aged 15-49 fit for military service. This is a more refined measure of potential military manpower availability which tries to correct for the health situation in the country and reduces the maximum potential number to a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • 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.
  • 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 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.
  • 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: 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 > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 per 1000: The number of males aged 15-49 fit for military service. This is a more refined measure of potential military manpower availability which tries to correct for the health situation in the country and reduces the maximum potential number to 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 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.
  • Manpower > Fit for military service > Females per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Thailand Vietnam HISTORY
Air force > Combat aircraft 144
Ranked 1st.
189
Ranked 8th. 31% more than Thailand
Armed forces personnel 301,000
Ranked 15th.
484,000
Ranked 9th. 61% more than Thailand
Army > Main battle tanks 542
Ranked 1st.
1,829
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Thailand
Budget 5.2 US$ BN
Ranked 1st.
6.2 US$ BN
Ranked 14th. 19% more than Thailand
Global Peace Index 2.38
Ranked 33th. 34% more than Vietnam
1.77
Ranked 122nd.

Military branches Royal Thai Army (Kongthap Bok Thai, RTA), Royal Thai Navy (Kongthap Ruea Thai, RTN, includes Royal Thai Marine Corps), Royal Thai Air Force (Kongthap Agard Thai, RTAF) People's Armed Forces: People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN; includes Vietnam People's Navy (with Naval Infantry), Vietnam People's Air and Air Defense Force, Border Defense Command, Coast Guard)
Military expenditures 1.8% of GDP
Ranked 18th.
2.5% of GDP
Ranked 10th. 39% more than Thailand
Military service age and obligation 21 years of age for compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary military service; males register at 18 years of age; 2-year conscript service obligation 18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17
Navy > Aircraft carriers 1
Ranked 1st.
0.0
Ranked 52nd.
Navy > Corvette warships 5
Ranked 1st. The same as Vietnam
5
Ranked 15th.
Navy > Submarines 0.0
Ranked 1st.
8
Ranked 3rd.
Paramilitary personnel 113,700
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Vietnam
40,000
Ranked 28th.
Personnel > Per capita 6.55 per 1,000 people
Ranked 54th. 10% more than Vietnam
5.96 per 1,000 people
Ranked 58th.

Service age and obligation 21 years of age for compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary military service; males are registered at 18 years of age; 2-year conscript service obligation 18 years of age (male) for compulsory military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscript service obligation - 2 years (3 to 4 years in the navy); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Forces
War deaths 230
Ranked 18th.
0.0
Ranked 71st.

Expenditures > Percent of GDP 1.8%
Ranked 83th.
2.5%
Ranked 54th. 39% more than Thailand

Manpower fit for military service > Males age 16-49 None None
Armed forces personnel > Total 421,000
Ranked 14th.
495,000
Ranked 12th. 18% more than Thailand

Personnel 421,000
Ranked 16th.
495,000
Ranked 13th. 18% more than Thailand

Navy > Frigates 6
Ranked 1st. The same as Vietnam
6
Ranked 13th.
Branches Royal Thai Army (RTA), Royal Thai Navy (RTN, includes Royal Thai Marine Corps), Royal Thai Air Force (Knogtap Agard Thai, RTAF) People's Armed Forces: People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) (includes People's Navy Command (with naval infantry, coast guard), Air and Air Defense Force (Kon Quan Nhan Dan), Border Defense Command), People's Public Security Forces, Militia Force, Self-Defense Forces
Military expenditure > Current LCU 162.13 billion
Ranked 24th.
36.18 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 223 times more than Thailand

Manpower reaching military age annually > Males 533,424
Ranked 19th.
847,743
Ranked 13th. 59% more than Thailand

Weapon holdings 2.56 million
Ranked 32nd.
6.68 million
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than Thailand
Armed forces personnel per 1000 4.83
Ranked 58th.
6.23
Ranked 37th. 29% more than Thailand
Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males 531,315
Ranked 19th.
903,734
Ranked 11th. 70% more than Thailand

Manpower available for military service > Males age 16-49 None None
Personnel per 1000 6.42
Ranked 54th. 7% more than Vietnam
6.01
Ranked 57th.

Expenditure > Current LCU 81171000000 4730000000000
Conscription <a href=/graph-T/mil_con>Conscription</a> exists (FWCC). <a href=/graph-T/mil_con>Conscription</a> exists (<a href=/encyclopedia/artificial-intelligence>AI</a>).
Armed forces growth 28%
Ranked 50th.
-53%
Ranked 117th.
Imports > USD 12 million
Ranked 68th.
250 million
Ranked 28th. 21 times more than Thailand

Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ 98 million constant 1990 US$
Ranked 38th.
291 million constant 1990 US$
Ranked 21st. 3 times more than Thailand

Expenditures 1.8% of GDP
Ranked 42nd.
2.5% of GDP
Ranked 28th. 39% more than Thailand
Military expenditures > Percent of GDP 1.8% of GDP
Ranked 38th.
2.5% of GDP
Ranked 27th. 39% more than Thailand
Weapon holdings per 1000 40.64
Ranked 80th.
84.94
Ranked 60th. 2 times more than Thailand
Manpower fit for military service > Females age 16-49 14182567 None
Exports > USD 8 million
Ranked 35th.
14 million
Ranked 27th. 75% more than Thailand

Manpower reaching military age annually > Males per thousand people 7.99
Ranked 135th.
9.55
Ranked 95th. 20% more than Thailand

Conventional arms imports $105.00 million
Ranked 36th.
$247.00 million
Ranked 26th. 2 times more than Thailand
Manpower > Availability > Males 17.55 million
Ranked 19th.
24.59 million
Ranked 12th. 40% more than Thailand

Manpower > Military age 18 years of age 17 years of age
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty > Signatures and Ratifications > Signature 12 NOV 1996 24 SEP 1996
Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49 526,276
Ranked 17th.
915,572
Ranked 10th. 74% more than Thailand
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males 533,424
Ranked 19th.
847,743
Ranked 13th. 59% more than Thailand
Manpower available for military service > Females age 16-49 None 24995692
Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita 1.49 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 53th.
3.53 constant 1990 US$
Ranked 39th. 2 times more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Females 17.75 million
Ranked 17th.
24.34 million
Ranked 11th. 37% more than Thailand

Manpower > Fit for military service > Males 12.97 million
Ranked 18th.
18.85 million
Ranked 11th. 45% more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 17.9 million
Ranked 18th.
22.89 million
Ranked 12th. 28% more than Thailand

Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$ > Per capita 1.53 constant 1990 US$ per c
Ranked 53th.
3.5 constant 1990 US$ per c
Ranked 39th. 2 times more than Thailand

Conventional arms imports per capita $1.86
Ranked 53th.
$3.74
Ranked 41st. 2 times more than Thailand
Manpower reaching military age annually > Females per thousand people 7.68
Ranked 142nd.
9.06
Ranked 110th. 18% more than Thailand
Manpower reaching military age annually > Females 509,780
Ranked 21st.
787,341
Ranked 13th. 54% more than Thailand
Manpower > Fit for military service > Females 14.06 million
Ranked 17th.
20.58 million
Ranked 10th. 46% more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 per 1000 273.1
Ranked 42nd.
277.79
Ranked 31st. 2% more than Thailand

Manpower > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 10.72 million
Ranked 20th.
14.37 million
Ranked 13th. 34% more than Thailand

Manpower reaching military service age annually > Males age 18-49 per 1000 7.96
Ranked 99th.
10.87
Ranked 36th. 36% more than Thailand
Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP 0.2 per $1,000
Ranked 57th.
1.09 per $1,000
Ranked 20th. 5 times more than Thailand
Manpower > Fit for military service > Males per 1000 195.94
Ranked 84th.
221.44
Ranked 33th. 13% more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Females per 1000 268.21
Ranked 31st.
285.88
Ranked 9th. 7% more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Males per 1000 265.22
Ranked 56th.
288.84
Ranked 18th. 9% more than Thailand

Conventional arms imports, % of GDP 0.123%
Ranked 43th.
3.82%
Ranked 2nd. 31 times more than Thailand
Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force 1.09%
Ranked 60th. The same as Vietnam
1.09%
Ranked 59th.

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females per thousand people 7.68
Ranked 141st.
9.06
Ranked 109th. 18% more than Thailand
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Female 509780 787341
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Male 533424 847743
Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females per 1000 7.73
Ranked 138th.
9.93
Ranked 90th. 29% more than Thailand

Manpower > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 > Per capita 0.169 per capita
Ranked 92nd.
0.179 per capita
Ranked 78th. 6% more than Thailand

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females > Per capita 7.81 per 1,000 people
Ranked 150th.
9.82 per 1,000 people
Ranked 101st. 26% more than Thailand

Manpower > Availability > Males age 15-49 > Per capita 0.282 per capita
Ranked 32nd.
0.286 per capita
Ranked 26th. 1% more than Thailand

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males > Per capita 8.11 per 1,000 people
Ranked 150th.
10.49 per 1,000 people
Ranked 91st. 29% more than Thailand

Personnel > % of total labor force 1.18%
Ranked 70th. 5% more than Vietnam
1.12%
Ranked 76th.

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Males per 1000 8.03
Ranked 138th.
10.62
Ranked 78th. 32% more than Thailand

Expenditure > % of GDP 1.14%
Ranked 81st.
2.65%
Ranked 50th. 2 times more than Thailand

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Females 509,780
Ranked 21st.
787,341
Ranked 13th. 54% more than Thailand
Manpower > Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 per 1000 163.59
Ranked 88th.
174.37
Ranked 75th. 7% more than Thailand

Manpower > Reaching military age annually > Females 511,288
Ranked 20th.
845,306
Ranked 12th. 65% more than Thailand

Military expenditure > % of GDP 1.79%
Ranked 50th.
2.2%
Ranked 37th. 23% more than Thailand

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually > Males per thousand people 7.91
Ranked 137th.
9.17
Ranked 109th. 16% more than Thailand
Manpower > Fit for military service > Females per 1000 212.42
Ranked 50th.
241.72
Ranked 9th. 14% more than Thailand

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