Peru - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Peru was 192,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 203,000 in 1998 and a minimum value of 110,000 in 1989.

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 128,000
1989 110,000
1990 125,000
1991 123,000
1992 112,000
1993 112,000
1994 112,000
1995 177,600
1996 193,600
1997 203,000
1998 203,000
1999 193,000
2000 193,000
2001 177,000
2002 187,000
2003 177,000
2004 157,000
2005 157,000
2006 198,000
2007 198,000
2008 191,000
2009 192,000
2010 192,000
2011 192,000

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Peru was 1.22 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 1.83 in 1996, while its lowest value was 1.17 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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 1.51
1991 1.48
1992 1.29
1993 1.23
1994 1.17
1995 1.77
1996 1.83
1997 1.82
1998 1.75
1999 1.60
2000 1.61
2001 1.39
2002 1.48
2003 1.42
2004 1.24
2005 1.23
2006 1.49
2007 1.37
2008 1.29
2009 1.26
2010 1.24
2011 1.22

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade