MANPOWER: Values related to a nation's complete population and as it relates to theoretical available fighting strength. Wars, particularly those with high attrition, traditionally favor higher manpower.
REACHING MILITARY AGE ANNUALLY:2,183,194
TOTAL MILITARY PERSONNEL:134,000(est.)
AIRPOWER: Total Aircraft Strength value includes both fixed- and rotary-wing systems from all branches of service (UAVs are not included in this total). Attack values cover both multirole and purpose-built light-attack types. Transports value includes only fixed-wing aircraft (as of 2019). EXTERNAL LINK: Aircraft throughout the military history of Democratic Republic of the Congo
NAVAL STRENGTH: Aircraft Carrier value includes traditional carriers as well as Helicopter Carriers. Submarine value includes diesel-electric and nuclear-powered types, no distinction being made between conventional- and nuclear-attack forms. Total Naval Assets (*) value includes all possible / available vessels including auxiliaries, which are not showcased individually below. EXTERNAL LINK: Warships and Submarines throughout the military history of Democratic Republic of the Congo
TOTAL NAVAL ASSETS:20*
NATURAL RESOURCES (PETROLEUM): Petroleum remains the lifeblood of war. As such it is weighed into the GFP ranking through the figures below. Values are shown as BBL/DY (Barrels Per Day).
OIL PRODUCTION:19,160 bbl/dy
OIL CONSUMPTION:9,320 bbl/dy
PROVEN RESERVES:180,000,000 bbl
LOGISTICS: For the GFP ranking, Logistics values include personnel, industry, and services related to war production.
MERCHANT MARINE STRENGTH:40
MAJOR PORTS, HUBS & TERMINALS:11
ROADWAY COVERAGE:153,497 km
RAILWAY COVERAGE:4,007 km
FINANCE: The GFP ranking takes into account a nation's financial health on the world stage. All values presented in USD ($).
RESERVES OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE & GOLD:$457,500,000
PURCHASING POWER PARITY:$70,000,000,000
GEOGRAPHY: Geography values factor into both offensive and defensive wars.