Niger - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Niger was 10,700 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,700 in 2011 and a minimum value of 2,200 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 2,200
1989 4,000
1990 5,000
1991 5,000
1992 5,000
1993 5,000
1994 5,000
1995 10,700
1996 10,700
1997 10,700
1998 10,700
1999 10,700
2000 10,700
2001 10,700
2002 10,700
2003 10,700
2004 10,000
2005 10,000
2006 10,000
2007 10,000
2008 10,000
2009 10,700
2010 10,700
2011 10,700

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Niger was 0.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 0.38 in 1995, while its lowest value was 0.19 in 1994.

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.

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Year Value
1990 0.22
1991 0.21
1992 0.20
1993 0.19
1994 0.19
1995 0.38
1996 0.36
1997 0.35
1998 0.33
1999 0.32
2000 0.30
2001 0.29
2002 0.28
2003 0.27
2004 0.24
2005 0.23
2006 0.23
2007 0.22
2008 0.21
2009 0.22
2010 0.21
2011 0.20

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade