Niger - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Niger was 10,700 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 29 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,700 in 2014 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
2012 10,700
2013 10,700
2014 10,700

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Niger was 0.174 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 0.366 in 1995, while its lowest value was 0.174 in 2014.

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 0.213
1991 0.205
1992 0.197
1993 0.188
1994 0.180
1995 0.366
1996 0.350
1997 0.334
1998 0.319
1999 0.306
2000 0.292
2001 0.281
2002 0.270
2003 0.260
2004 0.234
2005 0.226
2006 0.218
2007 0.211
2008 0.204
2009 0.210
2010 0.203
2011 0.196
2012 0.188
2013 0.181
2014 0.174

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade