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Emerging markets Compared by Military > Armed forces growth

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Colombia 130% 2000
2 Mexico 49% 2000
3 Thailand 28% 2000
4 Pakistan 27% 2000
5 Venezuela 14% 2000
6 Romania 9% 2000
7 Indonesia 7% 2000
8 Brazil 4% 2000
9 India 3% 2000
10 Turkey -3% 2000
11 Philippines -8% 2000
12 Peru -10% 2000
13 Malaysia -13% 2000
14 Chile -14% 2000
15 China -28% 2000
16 Poland -32% 2000
17 Argentina -34% 2000
18 South Africa -40% 2000
19 Bulgaria -46% 2000
20 Hungary -59% 2000
21 Russia -71% 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Armed forces growth. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", calculated on the basis of data on armed forces from IISS (International Institute for Strategic Studies). 2001. The Military Balance 2001-2002. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Military/Armed-forces-growth

Emerging markets Compared by Military > Armed forces growth

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