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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

DEFINITION: Total armed forces (2000). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Uruguay 7.23 2000
2 Chile 5.63 2000
3 Cuba 5.21 2000
4 Ecuador 4.63 2000
5 Peru 4.42 2000
6 Suriname 4.29 2000
7 Belize 4.19 2000
8 Colombia 3.81 2000
9 Bolivia 3.77 2000
10 Barbados 3.74 2000
11 Paraguay 3.74 2000
12 The Bahamas 3.36 2000
13 Nicaragua 3.14 2000
14 El Salvador 2.85 2000
15 Dominican Republic 2.77 2000
16 Guatemala 2.77 2000
17 Guyana 2.69 2000
18 Trinidad and Tobago 2.37 2000
19 Venezuela 2.29 2000
20 Argentina 1.92 2000
21 Mexico 1.86 2000
22 Brazil 1.65 2000
23 Honduras 1.28 2000
24 Jamaica 1.16 2000
=25 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 2000
=25 Saint Lucia 0.0 2000
=25 Panama 0.0 2000
=25 Costa Rica 0.0 2000
=25 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.0 2000
=25 Dominica 0.0 2000
=25 Haiti 0.0 2000
=25 Grenada 0.0 2000
=25 Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", IISS (International Institute for Strategic Studies). 2001. The Military Balance 2001-2002. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Military/Armed-forces-personnel-per-1000

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

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Interesting observations about Military > Armed forces personnel per 1000

  • Israel ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Former British colonies in 2000.
  • Jordan ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2000.
  • Eritrea ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2000.
  • Russia ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2000.
  • Greece ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst European Union in 2000.
  • Albania ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Europe in 2000.
  • Uruguay ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2000.
  • Armenia ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Cold countries in 2000.
  • United States ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2000.
  • Lebanon ranked first for armed forces personnel per 1000 amongst Former French colonies in 2000.
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