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High income OECD countries 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 Israel 5.87% 2008
2 Greece 3.09% 2008
3 Italy 1.73% 2008
4 Portugal 1.62% 2008
5 Chile 1.34% 2008
6 France 1.23% 2008
7 Finland 1.18% 2008
8 Slovenia 1.16% 2008
9 Denmark 1.01% 2008
10 Estonia 1% 2008
11 Spain 0.98% 2008
12 United States 0.97% 2008
=13 Austria 0.82% 2008
=13 Belgium 0.82% 2008
15 Poland 0.81% 2008
16 Luxembourg 0.73% 2008
17 Norway 0.72% 2008
18 Slovakia 0.63% 2008
19 Germany 0.58% 2008
20 Netherlands 0.53% 2008
=21 Czech Republic 0.52% 2008
=21 Switzerland 0.52% 2008
23 United Kingdom 0.51% 2008
24 Australia 0.49% 2008
25 Ireland 0.45% 2008
26 New Zealand 0.39% 2008
27 Japan 0.36% 2008
28 Sweden 0.35% 2008
29 Canada 0.34% 2008
30 Iceland 0.07% 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Military/Armed-forces-personnel/%-of-total-labor-force

High income OECD countries Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel > % of total labor force

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