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Middle Eastern and North Africa 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 Israel 6.45% 2005
2 Bahrain 6.23% 2005
3 Lebanon 6.03% 2005
4 Jordan 6.02% 2005
5 Syria 5.49% 2005
6 Oman 4.81% 2005
7 Egypt 3.49% 2005
8 Libya 3.25% 2005
9 Saudi Arabia 2.9% 2005
10 Iraq 2.72% 2005
11 Qatar 2.54% 2005
12 Algeria 2.38% 2005
13 Yemen 2.32% 2005
14 Morocco 2.26% 2005
15 Iran 2.12% 2005
16 United Arab Emirates 1.87% 2005
17 Kuwait 1.67% 2005
18 Tunisia 1.22% 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/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Military/Personnel/%-of-total-labor-force

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Military > Personnel > % of total labor force

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