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Denmark Military Profile 2017

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Military branchesDanish Army, Royal Danish Navy, Royal Danish Air Force (2017)
Military service age and obligation18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscripts serve an initial training period that varies from 4 to 12 months according to specialization; former conscripts are assigned to mobilization units; women eligible to volunteer for military service; in addition to full time employment, the Danish Military offers reserve contracts in all three branches (2016)
Military expenditures1.17% of GDP (2016)
1.14% of GDP (2015)
1.16% of GDP (2014)
1.23% of GDP (2013)
1.34% of GDP (2012)

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

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