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Former British colonies Compared by Military > Personnel per 1000

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 39.15 2005
2 Brunei 29.91 2005
3 Israel 25.4 2005
4 Bahrain 23.88 2005
5 Jordan 20.51 2005
6 Maldives 18.33 2000
7 Qatar 14.61 2005
8 United Arab Emirates 12.29 2005
9 Egypt 11.13 2005
10 Bhutan 10.63 2000
11 Sri Lanka 10.18 2005
12 Kuwait 10.02 2005
13 Burma 9.63 2005
14 Namibia 7.4 2005
15 Yemen 6.85 2005
16 Somalia 6.77 2000
17 Botswana 5.86 2005
18 Pakistan 5.83 2005
19 United States 5.23 2005
20 Malaysia 5.22 2005
21 Fiji 4.86 2005
22 Zimbabwe 4.01 2005
23 Guyana 3.94 2005
24 Sudan 3.89 2005
25 Belize 3.68 2005
26 Swaziland 2.86 1999
27 India 2.7 2005
28 The Bahamas 2.61 2005
29 Australia 2.6 2005
30 Sierra Leone 2.54 2005
31 Trinidad and Tobago 2.31 2005
32 Barbados 2.23 2005
33 Canada 2.2 2005
34 New Zealand 2.18 2005
35 Antigua and Barbuda 2.06 2005
36 Bangladesh 1.76 2005
37 Uganda 1.64 2005
38 Zambia 1.39 2005
39 Nigeria 1.15 2005
40 Jamaica 1.13 2005
41 Lesotho 1.04 2005
42 Kenya 0.81 2005
43 Tanzania 0.721 2005
44 The Gambia 0.557 2005
45 Malawi 0.542 2005
46 Ghana 0.327 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Personnel per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. 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/Personnel-per-1000

Former British colonies Compared by Military > Personnel per 1000

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