Mortar systems come in a variety of calibers for indirect fire support. Mortars can be portable, crew-served weapons or vehicle-delivered types. For the purposes of the GFP ranking, mortar strength showcases distinct artillery firepower to complement that as offered by larger-caliber indirect/direct-fire self-propelled artillery systems.
Mortar strength data through 2012.
Sources: US Library of Congress; CIA.gov/CIA World Factbook; EIA.gov; wikipedia.com; energy.eu; SIPRI.org. Some values estimated based on factors available when official sources are lacking.
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