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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
National Flag Graphic
6,300,000
North Korea
NKO
2
National Flag Graphic
5,202,250
South Korea
SKO
3
National Flag Graphic
5,000,000
Vietnam
VTN
4
National Flag Graphic
2,572,500
Russia
RUS
5
National Flag Graphic
2,100,000
India
IND
6
National Flag Graphic
1,675,000
Taiwan
TAI
7
National Flag Graphic
1,340,000
Brazil
BRA
8
National Flag Graphic
1,160,000
Cuba
CUB
9
National Flag Graphic
1,000,000
Ukraine
UKR
10
National Flag Graphic
860,000
United States
USA
11
National Flag Graphic
510,000
China
CHN
12
National Flag Graphic
480,000
Egypt
EGP
13
National Flag Graphic
445,000
Israel
ISR
14
National Flag Graphic
400,000
Indonesia
INO
15
National Flag Graphic
380,000
Turkey
TUR
16
National Flag Graphic
350,000
Iran
IRN
17
National Flag Graphic
312,500
Singapore
SIN
18
National Flag Graphic
300,000
Belarus
BLR
19
National Flag Graphic
300,000
Azerbaijan
AZR
20
National Flag Graphic
300,000
Malaysia
MLY
21
National Flag Graphic
245,000
Thailand
THA
22
National Flag Graphic
230,000
Finland
FIN
23
National Flag Graphic
220,500
Greece
GRE
24
National Flag Graphic
220,000
Switzerland
SWI
25
National Flag Graphic
212,000
Portugal
POR
26
National Flag Graphic
200,000
Armenia
ARM
27
National Flag Graphic
190,000
Peru
PER
28
National Flag Graphic
183,635
France
FRA
29
National Flag Graphic
182,000
Italy
ITA
30
National Flag Graphic
180,000
Philippines
PHI
31
National Flag Graphic
165,000
Paraguay
PAR
32
National Flag Graphic
150,000
Austria
AST
33
National Flag Graphic
150,000
Morocco
MOR
34
National Flag Graphic
150,000
Algeria
ALG
35
National Flag Graphic
140,000
Mongolia
MON
36
National Flag Graphic
118,500
Ecuador
ECU
37
National Flag Graphic
100,000
Jordan
JOR
38
National Flag Graphic
85,000
Sudan
SUD
39
National Flag Graphic
83,000
United Kingdom
UKD
40
National Flag Graphic
81,500
Mexico
MEX
41
National Flag Graphic
80,000
Tanzania
TAN
42
National Flag Graphic
65,000
Guatemala
GUA
43
National Flag Graphic
60,000
Moldova
MOL
44
National Flag Graphic
60,000
Honduras
HON
45
National Flag Graphic
56,000
Japan
JPN
46
National Flag Graphic
50,000
Serbia
SER
47
National Flag Graphic
50,000
Romania
ROM
48
National Flag Graphic
45,500
Denmark
DEN
49
National Flag Graphic
45,000
Hungary
HUN
50
National Flag Graphic
40,000
Chile
CHI
51
National Flag Graphic
40,000
Norway
NOR
52
National Flag Graphic
36,000
Sri Lanka
SRL
53
National Flag Graphic
35,000
Colombia
COL
54
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Canada
CAN
55
National Flag Graphic
30,000
Germany
GER
56
National Flag Graphic
24,000
Kuwait
KUW
57
National Flag Graphic
19,700
Australia
AUS
58
National Flag Graphic
15,500
Spain
SPA
59
National Flag Graphic
15,000
South Africa
SAF
60
National Flag Graphic
12,000
Estonia
EST
61
National Flag Graphic
10,000
Uganda
UGA
62
National Flag Graphic
10,000
El Salvador
ESL
63
National Flag Graphic
8,000
Venezuela
VEN
64
National Flag Graphic
8,000
Latvia
LAT
65
National Flag Graphic
7,000
Lithuania
LIT
66
National Flag Graphic
5,000
Belgium
BEL
67
National Flag Graphic
5,000
Macedonia
MAC
68
National Flag Graphic
5,000
Netherlands
NET
69
National Flag Graphic
3,000
Bulgaria
BUL
70
National Flag Graphic
3,000
Zambia
ZAM
71
National Flag Graphic
2,500
Ireland
IRE
72
National Flag Graphic
2,300
New Zealand
NWZ
73
National Flag Graphic
2,000
Slovenia
SLV
74
National Flag Graphic
0
Namibia
NAM
75
National Flag Graphic
0
Nicaragua
NIC
76
National Flag Graphic
0
Saudi Arabia
SAR
77
National Flag Graphic
0
Niger
NGR
78
National Flag Graphic
0
Mali
MAL
79
National Flag Graphic
0
Suriname
SUR
80
National Flag Graphic
0
Sierra Leone
SIE
81
National Flag Graphic
0
Chad
CHD
82
National Flag Graphic
0
Ivory Coast
IVC
83
National Flag Graphic
0
Botswana
BOT
84
National Flag Graphic
0
Bhutan
BUT
85
National Flag Graphic
0
Turkmenistan
TKM
86
National Flag Graphic
0
Dominican Republic
DOM
87
National Flag Graphic
0
Gabon
GAB
88
National Flag Graphic
0
Libya
LBY
89
National Flag Graphic
0
Syria
SYR
90
National Flag Graphic
0
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
91
National Flag Graphic
0
Albania
ALB
92
National Flag Graphic
0
Argentina
ARG
93
National Flag Graphic
0
Ethiopia
ETH
94
National Flag Graphic
0
Qatar
QTR
95
National Flag Graphic
0
Republic of the Congo
ROC
96
National Flag Graphic
0
Bolivia
BOL
97
National Flag Graphic
0
Central African Republic
CAR
98
National Flag Graphic
0
Cameroon
CAM
99
National Flag Graphic
0
Myanmar
MYA
100
National Flag Graphic
0
Ghana
GHA
101
National Flag Graphic
0
Liberia
LIB
102
National Flag Graphic
0
Nigeria
NIG
103
National Flag Graphic
0
Panama
PAN
104
National Flag Graphic
0
Oman
OMA
105
National Flag Graphic
0
Uzbekistan
UZB
106
National Flag Graphic
0
Kenya
KEN
107
National Flag Graphic
0
Bahrain
BAH
108
National Flag Graphic
0
Angola
ANG
109
National Flag Graphic
0
Tunisia
TUN
110
National Flag Graphic
0
Mauritania
MAU
111
National Flag Graphic
0
Somalia
SOM
112
National Flag Graphic
0
Mozambique
MOZ
113
National Flag Graphic
0
Madagascar
MAD
114
National Flag Graphic
0
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
115
National Flag Graphic
0
Croatia
CRO
116
National Flag Graphic
0
Slovakia
SLK
117
National Flag Graphic
0
Kazakhstan
KAZ
118
National Flag Graphic
0
Bangladesh
BAN
119
National Flag Graphic
0
Yemen
YEM
120
National Flag Graphic
0
Afghanistan
AFG
121
National Flag Graphic
0
Tajikistan
TAJ
122
National Flag Graphic
0
Pakistan
PAK
123
National Flag Graphic
0
Montenegro
MTN
124
National Flag Graphic
0
Georgia
GEO
125
National Flag Graphic
0
Czechia
CZC
126
National Flag Graphic
0
Cambodia
CMB
127
National Flag Graphic
0
South Sudan
SSU
128
National Flag Graphic
0
Nepal
NEP
129
National Flag Graphic
0
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
130
National Flag Graphic
0
United Arab Emirates
UAE
131
National Flag Graphic
0
Uruguay
URU
132
National Flag Graphic
0
Laos
LAO
133
National Flag Graphic
0
Poland
POL
134
National Flag Graphic
0
Sweden
SWE
135
National Flag Graphic
0
Iraq
IRQ
136
National Flag Graphic
0
Zimbabwe
ZIM
137
National Flag Graphic
0
Lebanon
LEB