Chile - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Chile was 103,750 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 130,000 in 1995 and a minimum value of 90,000 in 1991.

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 101,000
1989 95,000
1990 95,000
1991 90,000
1992 92,000
1993 92,000
1994 102,000
1995 130,000
1996 120,900
1997 125,500
1998 124,000
1999 122,500
2000 116,500
2001 122,200
2002 117,300
2003 114,100
2004 116,000
2005 116,000
2006 103,000
2007 103,000
2008 103,000
2009 103,771
2010 103,771
2011 103,750

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Chile was 1.27 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 2.31 in 1995, while its lowest value was 1.27 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 1.90
1991 1.77
1992 1.74
1993 1.67
1994 1.81
1995 2.31
1996 2.13
1997 2.16
1998 2.09
1999 2.03
2000 1.92
2001 2.00
2002 1.89
2003 1.79
2004 1.76
2005 1.72
2006 1.48
2007 1.44
2008 1.38
2009 1.37
2010 1.29
2011 1.27

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade