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Former British colonies Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

DEFINITION: Total armed forces (2000). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Israel 27.35 2000
2 Jordan 21.68 2000
3 United Arab Emirates 21.48 2000
4 Qatar 20.21 2000
5 Bahrain 16.46 2000
6 Singapore 14.9 2000
7 Bhutan 10.63 2000
8 Kuwait 7.87 2000
9 Burma 7.1 2000
10 Egypt 6.77 2000
11 Sri Lanka 6.02 2000
12 Botswana 5.13 2000
13 Fiji 4.93 2000
14 United States 4.84 2000
15 Namibia 4.74 2000
16 Pakistan 4.25 2000
17 Belize 4.19 2000
18 Malaysia 4.1 2000
19 Yemen 3.77 2000
20 Sudan 3.75 2000
21 Barbados 3.74 2000
22 The Bahamas 3.36 2000
23 Zimbabwe 3.2 2000
24 Guyana 2.69 2000
25 Australia 2.66 2000
26 Trinidad and Tobago 2.37 2000
27 New Zealand 2.33 2000
28 Zambia 2.18 2000
29 Uganda 2.06 2000
30 Canada 1.92 2000
31 India 1.25 2000
32 Jamaica 1.16 2000
33 Lesotho 1.08 2000
34 Bangladesh 1.03 2000
35 The Gambia 0.814 2000
36 Sierra Leone 0.725 2000
37 Kenya 0.703 2000
38 Nigeria 0.619 2000
39 Malawi 0.442 2000
40 Ghana 0.372 2000
=41 Saint Lucia 0.0 2000
=41 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.0 2000
=41 Maldives 0.0 2000
=41 Grenada 0.0 2000
=41 Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 2000
=41 Swaziland 0.0 2000
=41 Dominica 0.0 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", IISS (International Institute for Strategic Studies). 2001. The Military Balance 2001-2002. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Military/Armed-forces-personnel-per-1000

Former British colonies Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

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Interesting observations about Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

  • Israel ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Former British colonies in 2000.
  • Jordan ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2000.
  • Eritrea ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2000.
  • Russia ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2000.
  • Greece ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst European Union in 2000.
  • Albania ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Europe in 2000.
  • Uruguay ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2000.
  • Armenia ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Cold countries in 2000.
  • United States ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2000.
  • Lebanon ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Former French colonies in 2000.
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