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South Africa

South Africa Manpower Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Availability > Females 11.5 million 2008 26th out of 161
Availability > Females per 1000 235.72 2008 91st out of 158
Availability > Males 11.62 million 2008 26th out of 204
Availability > Males age 15-49 11.87 million 2005 27th out of 175
Availability > Males age 15-49 per 1000 251.39 2005 78th out of 168
Availability > Males per 1000 238.2 2008 124th out of 194
Fit for military service > Females 5.47 million 2008 38th out of 161
Fit for military service > Males 6.04 million 2008 35th out of 202
Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 7.21 million 2005 28th out of 174
Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 > Per capita 0.156 per capita 2004 109th out of 172
Fit for military service > Males age 15-49 per 1000 152.78 2005 102nd out of 167
Military age 18 years of age 2003
Reaching military age annually > Females 522,678 2008 19th out of 224
Reaching military age annually > Males 529,201 2008 20th out of 224
Reaching military age annually > Males per 1000 10.85 2008 71st out of 201

SOURCES: All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. 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.; CIA World Factbook, 28 July 2005; CIA World Factbook, 28 July 2005. 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.

Citation

"South Africa Manpower Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/South-Africa/Military/Manpower

South Africa Military > Manpower Profiles (Subcategories)

Availability 7 Reaching military age annually 6
Fit for military service 7