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Egypt Military Profile 2013

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Military branchesArmy, Navy, Egyptian Air Force, Egyptian Air Defense Command (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya il-Misriya) (2013)
Military service age and obligation18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16 (2012)
Manpower available for military servicemales age 16-49: 21,012,199
females age 16-49: 20,145,021 (2010 est.)
Manpower fit for military servicemales age 16-49: 18,060,543
females age 16-49: 17,244,838 (2010 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annuallymale: 783,405
female: 748,647 (2010 est.)
Military expenditures2.2% of GDP (2012)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of February 21, 2013