Guinea - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Guinea was 12,300 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 19,300 in 2010 and a minimum value of 9,900 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 9,900
1989 15,000
1990 15,000
1991 15,000
1992 15,000
1993 15,000
1994 12,000
1995 19,300
1996 19,300
1997 19,300
1998 19,300
1999 19,300
2000 19,300
2001 17,300
2002 19,300
2003 12,300
2004 11,000
2005 13,000
2007 19,000
2008 19,000
2009 19,300
2010 19,300
2011 12,300

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Guinea was 0.29 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 0.66 in 1990, while its lowest value was 0.29 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 0.66
1991 0.62
1992 0.59
1993 0.55
1994 0.42
1995 0.65
1996 0.63
1997 0.61
1998 0.60
1999 0.60
2000 0.59
2001 0.52
2002 0.57
2003 0.35
2004 0.31
2005 0.36
2007 0.50
2008 0.49
2009 0.48
2010 0.47
2011 0.29

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade