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Former Spanish 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 Colombia 130% 2000
2 Mexico 49% 2000
3 Paraguay 40% 2000
4 Ecuador 35% 2000
5 Bolivia 18% 2000
6 Venezuela 14% 2000
7 Dominican Republic 10% 2000
8 Guatemala -1% 2000
9 Philippines -8% 2000
10 Peru -10% 2000
11 Chile -14% 2000
12 Uruguay -26% 2000
13 Argentina -34% 2000
14 Equatorial Guinea -41% 2000
15 Honduras -50% 2000
16 El Salvador -60% 2000
17 Cuba -64% 2000
18 Nicaragua -75% 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-Spanish-colonies/Military/Armed-forces-growth

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Military > Armed forces growth

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