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Total Available Military Manpower Reaching Service Age Annually by Country


Manpower reaching military age allows for a glimpse into a nation's available fighting force in a given year.

The portion of the population that reaches military age annually is included in the final GFP ranking as a refining factor used in considering overall military manpower. A large population does not necessarily equate to a large stock of able-bodied personnel suitable for fighting.

The data presented below is through 2016.

1
National Flag
22,900,000  
India
IND
2
National Flag
19,550,000  
China
CHN
3
National Flag
4,500,000  
Indonesia
INO
4
National Flag
4,345,000  
Pakistan
PAK
5
National Flag
4,220,000  
United States
USA
6
National Flag
3,456,000  
Nigeria
NIG
7
National Flag
3,410,000  
Brazil
BRA
8
National Flag
3,300,000  
Bangladesh
BAN
9
National Flag
2,175,000  
Mexico
MEX
10
National Flag
2,100,000  
Philippines
PHI
11
National Flag
1,950,000  
Ethiopia
ETH
12
National Flag
1,750,000  
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
13
National Flag
1,640,000  
Vietnam
VTN
14
National Flag
1,535,000  
Egypt
EGP
15
National Flag
1,400,000  
Iran
IRN
16
National Flag
1,375,000  
Turkey
TUR
17
National Flag
1,355,000  
Russia
RUS
18
National Flag
1,215,000  
Japan
JPN
19
National Flag
1,045,000  
Thailand
THA
20
National Flag
1,045,000  
Sudan
SUD
21
National Flag
1,030,000  
Tanzania
TAN
22
National Flag
1,030,000  
Myanmar
MYA
23
National Flag
965,000  
South Africa
SAF
24
National Flag
845,000  
Colombia
COL
25
National Flag
845,000  
Uganda
UGA
26
National Flag
840,000  
Kenya
KEN
27
National Flag
791,000  
Germany
GER
28
National Flag
775,000  
France
FRA
29
National Flag
765,000  
Afghanistan
AFG
30
National Flag
750,000  
Nepal
NEP
31
National Flag
750,000  
United Kingdom
UKD
32
National Flag
690,000  
South Korea
SKO
33
National Flag
675,000  
Algeria
ALG
34
National Flag
665,000  
Argentina
ARG
35
National Flag
655,000  
Iraq
IRQ
36
National Flag
605,000  
Peru
PER
37
National Flag
602,000  
Uzbekistan
UZB
38
National Flag
600,000  
Morocco
MOR
39
National Flag
570,000  
Italy
ITA
40
National Flag
565,000  
Yemen
YEM
41
National Flag
555,000  
Mozambique
MOZ
42
National Flag
552,000  
Venezuela
VEN
43
National Flag
530,000  
Ghana
GHA
44
National Flag
520,000  
Malaysia
MLY
45
National Flag
510,000  
Saudi Arabia
SAR
46
National Flag
502,000  
Syria
SYR
47
National Flag
500,000  
Madagascar
MAD
48
National Flag
490,000  
Ivory Coast
IVC
49
National Flag
482,000  
Ukraine
UKR
50
National Flag
435,000  
Poland
POL
51
National Flag
430,000  
Cameroon
CAM
52
National Flag
425,000  
Canada
CAN
53
National Flag
423,000  
Spain
SPA
54
National Flag
415,000  
North Korea
NKO
55
National Flag
370,000  
Niger
NGR
56
National Flag
340,000  
Guatemala
GUA
57
National Flag
335,000  
South Sudan
SSU
58
National Flag
330,000  
Sri Lanka
SRL
59
National Flag
325,000  
Taiwan
TAI
60
National Flag
320,000  
Mali
MAL
61
National Flag
320,000  
Zambia
ZAM
62
National Flag
310,000  
Cambodia
CMB
63
National Flag
310,000  
Zimbabwe
ZIM
64
National Flag
310,000  
Angola
ANG
65
National Flag
300,000  
Ecuador
ECU
66
National Flag
280,000  
Chile
CHI
67
National Flag
280,000  
Australia
AUS
68
National Flag
260,000  
Chad
CHD
69
National Flag
245,000  
Kazakhstan
KAZ
70
National Flag
230,000  
Romania
ROM
71
National Flag
215,000  
Bolivia
BOL
72
National Flag
203,000  
Somalia
SOM
73
National Flag
202,000  
Netherlands
NET
74
National Flag
190,000  
Honduras
HON
75
National Flag
178,000  
Tunisia
TUN
76
National Flag
152,000  
Tajikistan
TAJ
77
National Flag
150,000  
Azerbaijan
AZR
78
National Flag
146,000  
Paraguay
PAR
79
National Flag
145,000  
Laos
LAO
80
National Flag
143,000  
Jordan
JOR
81
National Flag
142,000  
Cuba
CUB
82
National Flag
141,000  
El Salvador
ESL
83
National Flag
140,000  
Nicaragua
NIC
84
National Flag
122,000  
Israel
ISR
85
National Flag
117,015  
Belgium
BEL
86
National Flag
117,000  
Libya
LIB
87
National Flag
117,000  
Portugal
POR
88
National Flag
115,000  
Hungary
HUN
89
National Flag
111,000  
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
90
National Flag
110,000  
Turkmenistan
TKM
91
National Flag
110,000  
Sweden
SWE
92
National Flag
110,000  
Central African Republic
CAR
93
National Flag
105,855  
Dominican Republic
DOM
94
National Flag
105,000  
Greece
GRE
95
National Flag
100,620  
Belarus
BLR
96
National Flag
100,000  
Republic of the Congo
ROC
97
National Flag
98,000  
Czech Republic
CZR
98
National Flag
95,000  
Austria
AST
99
National Flag
90,000  
Switzerland
SWI
100
National Flag
86,000  
Serbia
SER
101
National Flag
75,000  
Denmark
DEN
102
National Flag
72,942  
Mauritania
MAU
103
National Flag
72,000  
Lebanon
LEB
104
National Flag
66,000  
Bulgaria
BUL
105
National Flag
65,000  
Norway
NOR
106
National Flag
65,000  
Finland
FIN
107
National Flag
64,000  
Panama
PAN
108
National Flag
63,000  
Oman
OMA
109
National Flag
62,000  
Slovakia
SLK
110
National Flag
62,000  
Albania
ALB
111
National Flag
61,000  
Mongolia
MON
112
National Flag
60,000  
New Zealand
NWZ
113
National Flag
58,000  
Georgia
GEO
114
National Flag
55,500  
Croatia
CRO
115
National Flag
54,500  
Uruguay
URU
116
National Flag
53,000  
Singapore
SIN
117
National Flag
53,000  
Namibia
NAM
118
National Flag
52,000  
United Arab Emirates
UAE
119
National Flag
52,000  
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
120
National Flag
45,000  
Armenia
ARM
121
National Flag
40,000  
Lithuania
LIT
122
National Flag
36,000  
Gabon
GAB
123
National Flag
34,000  
Kuwait
KUW
124
National Flag
32,848  
Sierra Leone
SIE
125
National Flag
31,064  
Macedonia
MAC
126
National Flag
22,208  
Botswana
BOT
127
National Flag
20,500  
Latvia
LAT
128
National Flag
20,000  
Slovenia
SLV
129
National Flag
17,120  
Bahrain
BAH
130
National Flag
13,000  
Estonia
EST
131
National Flag
12,000  
Qatar
QTR
132
National Flag
4,100  
Bhutan
BUT
133
National Flag
3,030  
Suriname
SUR