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Total Available Reserve Military Components by Country

Active reserve military components further reinforce active frontline units.

Total Available Reserve Military Components by Country

Active reserve military components further reinforce active frontline units.

OVERVIEW



War time resources dictate the need for an active reserve force though not all nations are capable of carrying active reserve formations. As with active frontline personnel, these numbers tend to favor those nations composed of a large base population, large defense budget and (often times) currently active operations.

The data presented below is through 2019.


1
North Korea
NKO
6,300,000
2
South Korea
SKO
5,202,250
3
Vietnam
VTN
5,000,000
4
Russia
RUS
2,572,500
5
India
IND
2,100,000
6
Taiwan
TAI
1,675,000
7
Brazil
BRA
1,340,000
8
Cuba
CUB
1,160,000
9
Ukraine
UKR
1,000,000
10
United States
USA
860,000
11
Pakistan
PAK
550,000
12
China
CHN
510,000
13
Egypt
EGP
480,000
14
Israel
ISR
445,000
15
Indonesia
INO
400,000
16
Turkey
TUR
380,000
17
Iran
IRN
350,000
18
Singapore
SIN
312,500
19
Malaysia
MLY
300,000
20
Azerbaijan
AZR
300,000
21
Belarus
BLR
300,000
22
Finland
FIN
280,000
23
Thailand
THA
245,000
24
Greece
GRE
220,500
25
Switzerland
SWI
220,000
26
Portugal
POR
212,000
27
Armenia
ARM
200,000
28
Peru
PER
190,000
29
France
FRA
183,635
30
Italy
ITA
182,000
31
Philippines
PHI
180,000
32
Paraguay
PAR
165,000
33
Austria
AST
150,000
34
Morocco
MOR
150,000
35
Algeria
ALG
150,000
36
Mongolia
MON
140,000
37
Ecuador
ECU
118,500
38
Jordan
JOR
100,000
39
Sudan
SUD
85,000
40
United Kingdom
UKD
83,000
41
Mexico
MEX
81,500
42
Tanzania
TAN
80,000
43
Guatemala
GUA
65,000
44
Moldova
MOL
60,000
45
Honduras
HON
60,000
46
Japan
JPN
56,000
47
Romania
ROM
50,000
48
Serbia
SER
50,000
49
Denmark
DEN
45,500
50
Hungary
HUN
45,000
51
Chile
CHI
40,000
52
Norway
NOR
40,000
53
Sri Lanka
SRL
36,000
54
Colombia
COL
35,000
55
Canada
CAN
30,000
56
Germany
GER
30,000
57
Kuwait
KUW
24,000
58
Australia
AUS
19,700
59
Spain
SPA
15,500
60
South Africa
SAF
15,000
61
Estonia
EST
12,000
62
Uganda
UGA
10,000
63
El Salvador
ESL
10,000
64
Latvia
LAT
8,000
65
Venezuela
VEN
8,000
66
Lithuania
LIT
7,000
67
Netherlands
NET
5,000
68
Belgium
BEL
5,000
69
Macedonia
MAC
5,000
70
Bulgaria
BUL
3,000
71
Zambia
ZAM
3,000
72
Ireland
IRE
2,500
73
New Zealand
NWZ
2,300
74
Slovenia
SLV
2,000
75
Nicaragua
NIC
0
76
Turkmenistan
TKM
0
77
Niger
NGR
0
78
Ivory Coast
IVC
0
79
Argentina
ARG
0
80
Namibia
NAM
0
81
Bhutan
BUT
0
82
Suriname
SUR
0
83
Sierra Leone
SIE
0
84
Botswana
BOT
0
85
Myanmar
MYA
0
86
Saudi Arabia
SAR
0
87
Gabon
GAB
0
88
Mali
MAL
0
89
Syria
SYR
0
90
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
0
91
Republic of the Congo
ROC
0
92
Central African Republic
CAR
0
93
Cambodia
CMB
0
94
Dominican Republic
DOM
0
95
Chad
CHD
0
96
Qatar
QTR
0
97
Ethiopia
ETH
0
98
Albania
ALB
0
99
Libya
LBY
0
100
Tunisia
TUN
0
101
Cameroon
CAM
0
102
Oman
OMA
0
103
Nigeria
NIG
0
104
Panama
PAN
0
105
Uzbekistan
UZB
0
106
Kenya
KEN
0
107
Bangladesh
BAN
0
108
Mauritania
MAU
0
109
Slovakia
SLK
0
110
Angola
ANG
0
111
Ghana
GHA
0
112
Somalia
SOM
0
113
Mozambique
MOZ
0
114
Madagascar
MAD
0
115
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
0
116
Croatia
CRO
0
117
Czechia
CZC
0
118
Bahrain
BAH
0
119
Yemen
YEM
0
120
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
0
121
Afghanistan
AFG
0
122
Tajikistan
TAJ
0
123
Montenegro
MTN
0
124
Liberia
LIB
0
125
Georgia
GEO
0
126
Kazakhstan
KAZ
0
127
South Sudan
SSU
0
128
Nepal
NEP
0
129
Bolivia
BOL
0
130
Laos
LAO
0
131
United Arab Emirates
UAE
0
132
Uruguay
URU
0
133
Zimbabwe
ZIM
0
134
Poland
POL
0
135
Sweden
SWE
0
136
Iraq
IRQ
0
137
Lebanon
LEB
0