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Cyprus Military Profile 2017

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Military branchesRepublic of Cyprus: Cypriot National Guard (Ethniki Froura, EF, includes naval and air elements); Northern Cyprus: Turkish Cypriot Security Force (GKK) (2014)
Military service age and obligationCypriot National Guard (CNG): 18-50 years of age for compulsory military service for all Greek Cypriot males; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 14-month service obligation (2016)
Military expenditures1.81% of GDP (2015)
1.54% of GDP (2014)
1.6% of GDP (2013)
1.66% of GDP (2012)
1.75% of GDP (2011)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017