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Total Available Active Military Manpower by Country

Active available personnel form the spearhead of any military endeavor.

Total Available Active Military Manpower by Country

Active available personnel form the spearhead of any military endeavor.

OVERVIEW



Active military personnel are those "ready-to-fight" elements. This listing is for the purposes of detailing the total active military manpower available to any one country today - these forces naturally becoming the initial elements that would be committed to combat.

The data presented below is through 2018.


1
National Flag Graphic
2,183,000
China
CHN
2
National Flag Graphic
1,362,500
India
IND
3
National Flag Graphic
1,281,900
United States
USA
4
National Flag Graphic
1,013,628
Russia
RUS
5
National Flag Graphic
945,000
North Korea
NKO
6
National Flag Graphic
637,000
Pakistan
PAK
7
National Flag Graphic
625,000
South Korea
SKO
8
National Flag Graphic
534,000
Iran
IRN
9
National Flag Graphic
520,000
Algeria
ALG
10
National Flag Graphic
454,250
Egypt
EGP
11
National Flag Graphic
448,500
Vietnam
VTN
12
National Flag Graphic
435,750
Indonesia
INO
13
National Flag Graphic
406,000
Myanmar
MYA
14
National Flag Graphic
369,100
Colombia
COL
15
National Flag Graphic
350,000
Turkey
TUR
16
National Flag Graphic
335,425
Thailand
THA
17
National Flag Graphic
334,500
Brazil
BRA
18
National Flag Graphic
273,575
Mexico
MEX
19
National Flag Graphic
257,500
Taiwan
TAI
20
National Flag Graphic
247,500
Italy
ITA
21
National Flag Graphic
247,157
Japan
JPN
22
National Flag Graphic
231,000
Saudi Arabia
SAR
23
National Flag Graphic
205,000
France
FRA
24
National Flag Graphic
202,500
Sri Lanka
SRL
25
National Flag Graphic
200,000
Afghanistan
AFG
26
National Flag Graphic
198,000
Morocco
MOR
27
National Flag Graphic
197,730
United Kingdom
UKD
28
National Flag Graphic
197,500
South Sudan
SSU
29
National Flag Graphic
182,000
Ukraine
UKR
30
National Flag Graphic
178,641
Germany
GER
31
National Flag Graphic
177,150
Sudan
SUD
32
National Flag Graphic
172,500
Philippines
PHI
33
National Flag Graphic
170,000
Israel
ISR
34
National Flag Graphic
168,000
Iraq
IRQ
35
National Flag Graphic
162,000
Ethiopia
ETH
36
National Flag Graphic
161,500
Greece
GRE
37
National Flag Graphic
160,000
Bangladesh
BAN
38
National Flag Graphic
154,000
Syria
SYR
39
National Flag Graphic
144,625
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
40
National Flag Graphic
125,000
Cambodia
CMB
41
National Flag Graphic
124,100
Spain
SPA
42
National Flag Graphic
124,000
Nigeria
NIG
43
National Flag Graphic
115,000
Venezuela
VEN
44
National Flag Graphic
110,000
Malaysia
MLY
45
National Flag Graphic
109,650
Poland
POL
46
National Flag Graphic
107,000
Angola
ANG
47
National Flag Graphic
105,600
Jordan
JOR
48
National Flag Graphic
100,830
Peru
PER
49
National Flag Graphic
96,000
Lebanon
LEB
50
National Flag Graphic
95,000
Nepal
NEP
51
National Flag Graphic
78,050
South Africa
SAF
52
National Flag Graphic
75,000
Argentina
ARG
53
National Flag Graphic
74,500
Kazakhstan
KAZ
54
National Flag Graphic
72,750
Romania
ROM
55
National Flag Graphic
72,000
Singapore
SIN
56
National Flag Graphic
69,500
Cuba
CUB
57
National Flag Graphic
67,000
Azerbaijan
AZR
58
National Flag Graphic
65,000
Chile
CHI
59
National Flag Graphic
64,000
United Arab Emirates
UAE
60
National Flag Graphic
64,000
Canada
CAN
61
National Flag Graphic
60,000
Australia
AUS
62
National Flag Graphic
57,300
Oman
OMA
63
National Flag Graphic
56,500
Belarus
BLR
64
National Flag Graphic
56,500
Uzbekistan
UZB
65
National Flag Graphic
50,925
Dominican Republic
DOM
66
National Flag Graphic
50,000
Albania
ALB
67
National Flag Graphic
45,000
Uganda
UGA
68
National Flag Graphic
44,800
Armenia
ARM
69
National Flag Graphic
44,800
Bolivia
BOL
70
National Flag Graphic
43,500
Yemen
YEM
71
National Flag Graphic
42,705
Netherlands
NET
72
National Flag Graphic
40,075
Serbia
SER
73
National Flag Graphic
40,000
Ecuador
ECU
74
National Flag Graphic
38,150
Tunisia
TUN
75
National Flag Graphic
35,000
Portugal
POR
76
National Flag Graphic
35,000
Libya
LBY
77
National Flag Graphic
33,150
Bulgaria
BUL
78
National Flag Graphic
32,300
Belgium
BEL
79
National Flag Graphic
30,500
Chad
CHD
80
National Flag Graphic
30,325
Georgia
GEO
81
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Laos
LAO
82
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Zimbabwe
ZIM
83
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Turkmenistan
TKM
84
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Tanzania
TAN
85
National Flag Graphic
29,350
Finland
FIN
86
National Flag Graphic
26,500
Norway
NOR
87
National Flag Graphic
25,000
Austria
AST
88
National Flag Graphic
25,000
Uruguay
URU
89
National Flag Graphic
24,150
Kenya
KEN
90
National Flag Graphic
23,250
Hungary
HUN
91
National Flag Graphic
22,000
Czech Republic
CZR
92
National Flag Graphic
21,875
Sweden
SWE
93
National Flag Graphic
21,000
Switzerland
SWI
94
National Flag Graphic
20,800
Denmark
DEN
95
National Flag Graphic
20,000
El Salvador
ESL
96
National Flag Graphic
18,525
Croatia
CRO
97
National Flag Graphic
17,450
Ivory Coast
IVC
98
National Flag Graphic
16,775
Guatemala
GUA
99
National Flag Graphic
16,015
Lithuania
LIT
100
National Flag Graphic
15,900
Somalia
SOM
101
National Flag Graphic
15,870
Mauritania
MAU
102
National Flag Graphic
15,500
Kuwait
KUW
103
National Flag Graphic
15,100
Zambia
ZAM
104
National Flag Graphic
15,000
Cameroon
CAM
105
National Flag Graphic
14,675
Slovakia
SLK
106
National Flag Graphic
13,700
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
107
National Flag Graphic
13,500
Madagascar
MAD
108
National Flag Graphic
13,500
Ghana
GHA
109
National Flag Graphic
13,000
Nicaragua
NIC
110
National Flag Graphic
12,750
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
111
National Flag Graphic
12,000
Honduras
HON
112
National Flag Graphic
12,000
Qatar
QTR
113
National Flag Graphic
12,000
Panama
PAN
114
National Flag Graphic
11,600
Bahrain
BAH
115
National Flag Graphic
11,200
Mozambique
MOZ
116
National Flag Graphic
10,750
Sierra Leone
SIE
117
National Flag Graphic
10,700
Paraguay
PAR
118
National Flag Graphic
10,275
Mongolia
MON
119
National Flag Graphic
10,000
Republic of the Congo
ROC
120
National Flag Graphic
9,500
Namibia
NAM
121
National Flag Graphic
9,155
Latvia
LAT
122
National Flag Graphic
9,000
Botswana
BOT
123
National Flag Graphic
9,000
New Zealand
NWZ
124
National Flag Graphic
8,055
Macedonia
MAC
125
National Flag Graphic
7,500
Mali
MAL
126
National Flag Graphic
7,500
Slovenia
SLV
127
National Flag Graphic
7,500
Bhutan
BUT
128
National Flag Graphic
7,400
Tajikistan
TAJ
129
National Flag Graphic
7,300
Ireland
IRE
130
National Flag Graphic
5,825
Central African Republic
CAR
131
National Flag Graphic
5,500
Niger
NGR
132
National Flag Graphic
5,000
Estonia
EST
133
National Flag Graphic
4,850
Gabon
GAB
134
National Flag Graphic
2,560
Montenegro
MTN
135
National Flag Graphic
2,170
Suriname
SUR
136
National Flag Graphic
1,500
Liberia
LIB