Angola - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Angola was 117,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 150,000 in 1991 and a minimum value of 49,500 in 1985.

Definition: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces.

Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance.

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Year Value
1985 49,500
1989 107,000
1990 115,000
1991 150,000
1992 128,000
1993 128,000
1994 120,000
1995 122,000
1996 106,400
1997 125,500
1998 129,000
1999 127,500
2000 117,500
2001 145,500
2002 110,000
2003 130,000
2004 118,000
2005 118,000
2006 110,000
2007 117,000
2008 117,000
2009 117,000
2010 117,000
2011 117,000

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Angola was 1.59 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 3.78 in 1991, while its lowest value was 1.59 in 2011.

Definition: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.

Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance.

See also:

Year Value
1990 2.99
1991 3.78
1992 3.11
1993 2.98
1994 2.71
1995 2.68
1996 2.28
1997 2.62
1998 2.63
1999 2.53
2000 2.26
2001 2.71
2002 1.99
2003 2.27
2004 2.00
2005 1.95
2006 1.76
2007 1.83
2008 1.77
2009 1.71
2010 1.65
2011 1.59

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade