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Former French colonies 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 Cambodia 300% 2000
2 Lebanon 266% 2000
3 Djibouti 180% 2000
4 Chad 147% 2000
5 Niger 141% 2000
6 Gabon 96% 2000
7 Togo 94% 2000
8 Mauritania 85% 2000
9 Cameroon 79% 2000
10 Burkina Faso 70% 2000
11 Mali 51% 2000
12 Central African Republic 35% 2000
13 Morocco 33% 2000
14 Benin 7% 2000
=15 Madagascar 0.0 2000
=15 Tunisia 0.0 2000
17 Guinea -2% 2000
18 Senegal -7% 2000
19 Syria -21% 2000
20 Algeria -27% 2000
21 Cote d'Ivoire -36% 2000
22 Laos -46% 2000
23 Vietnam -53% 2000
24 Mozambique -61% 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/Former-French-colonies/Military/Armed-forces-growth

Former French colonies Compared by Military > Armed forces growth

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