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Former British colonies Compared by Military > Personnel > % of total labor force

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. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 7.54% 2005
2 Brunei 6.72% 2005
3 Israel 6.45% 2005
4 Bahrain 6.23% 2005
5 Jordan 6.02% 2005
6 Maldives 5.54% 2000
7 Egypt 3.49% 2005
8 Bhutan 2.8% 2000
9 Qatar 2.54% 2005
10 Sri Lanka 2.38% 2005
=11 Yemen 2.32% 2005
=11 Namibia 2.32% 2005
13 United Arab Emirates 1.87% 2005
14 Botswana 1.79% 2005
15 Burma 1.76% 2005
16 Kuwait 1.67% 2005
17 Somalia 1.66% 2000
18 Pakistan 1.63% 2005
19 Malaysia 1.23% 2005
20 Sudan 1.17% 2005
21 Fiji 1.04% 2005
22 Swaziland 1% 1999
23 United States 0.99% 2005
24 Guyana 0.91% 2005
25 Zimbabwe 0.89% 2005
26 Belize 0.86% 2005
27 India 0.7% 2005
=28 Sierra Leone 0.55% 2005
=28 The Bahamas 0.55% 2005
30 Australia 0.51% 2005
31 Trinidad and Tobago 0.48% 2005
32 New Zealand 0.42% 2005
=33 Uganda 0.4% 2005
=33 Canada 0.4% 2005
=35 Bangladesh 0.39% 2005
=35 Barbados 0.39% 2005
37 Nigeria 0.34% 2005
=38 Zambia 0.32% 2005
=38 Lesotho 0.32% 2005
40 Jamaica 0.26% 2005
41 Kenya 0.19% 2005
42 Tanzania 0.14% 2005
=43 The Gambia 0.12% 2005
=43 Malawi 0.12% 2005
45 Ghana 0.07% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Personnel > % of total labor force. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Military/Personnel/%-of-total-labor-force

Former British colonies Compared by Military > Personnel > % of total labor force

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