Central African Republic - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Central African Republic was 3,150 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5,400 in 2000 and a minimum value of 2,000 in 2004.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1985 2,300
1989 5,000
1990 4,000
1991 4,000
1992 4,000
1993 4,000
1994 4,000
1995 5,000
1996 5,000
1997 5,000
1998 4,950
1999 5,000
2000 5,400
2001 4,200
2002 3,550
2003 3,600
2004 2,000
2005 3,000
2007 3,000
2008 3,000
2009 3,150
2010 3,150
2011 3,150

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Central African Republic was 0.15 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 0.33 in 1995, while its lowest value was 0.11 in 2004.

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 0.31
1991 0.30
1992 0.29
1993 0.28
1994 0.27
1995 0.33
1996 0.33
1997 0.32
1998 0.31
1999 0.30
2000 0.32
2001 0.25
2002 0.20
2003 0.20
2004 0.11
2005 0.16
2007 0.16
2008 0.15
2009 0.16
2010 0.15
2011 0.15

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade