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Former British colonies Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force

DEFINITION: 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.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 6.39% 2008
2 Jordan 5.91% 2008
3 Israel 5.87% 2008
4 Maldives 5.59% 2000
5 Bahrain 5.23% 2008
6 Brunei 4.68% 2008
7 Bhutan 3.28% 2000
8 Sri Lanka 2.57% 2008
9 Namibia 1.97% 2008
10 Burma 1.91% 2008
11 United Arab Emirates 1.81% 2008
12 Somalia 1.7% 2000
13 Pakistan 1.65% 2008
14 Kuwait 1.61% 2008
15 Qatar 1.33% 2008
16 Fiji 1.18% 2008
17 Malaysia 1.14% 2008
18 Botswana 1.13% 2008
19 Zimbabwe 1.03% 2008
=20 United States 0.97% 2008
=20 Sudan 0.97% 2008
22 Guyana 0.88% 2008
23 Swaziland 0.82% 1999
24 Belize 0.76% 2008
25 Barbados 0.66% 2008
26 Trinidad and Tobago 0.58% 2008
27 India 0.57% 2008
28 The Bahamas 0.55% 2008
29 Sierra Leone 0.52% 2008
30 Australia 0.49% 2008
31 New Zealand 0.39% 2008
=32 Uganda 0.34% 2008
=32 Zambia 0.34% 2008
=32 Canada 0.34% 2008
35 Nigeria 0.33% 2008
36 Bangladesh 0.29% 2008
37 Jamaica 0.24% 2008
38 Lesotho 0.22% 2008
39 Kenya 0.16% 2008
=40 The Gambia 0.13% 2008
=40 Ghana 0.13% 2008
=40 Tanzania 0.13% 2008
43 Malawi 0.11% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Military/Armed-forces-personnel/%-of-total-labor-force

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