Definition: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually map
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:58:32 PM
Shale gas production in the United States is more than five times as great now as in 2006, and the country surpassed Russia as the world ... year. Nevertheless, gas shale drilling appears likely to continue at a fast pace in the most important ...
World War II: The Good War Gone Bad
truth-out.org - 8/8/2012 11:53:25 PM
The devastation of the Basque cultural center and capital, Guernica, with a mix of fire ... "Churchill's Secret War: the British Empire and the Ravaging of India During World War II." New York: Basic Books. 3. Mark Kurlansky. 2006. "Nonviolence: Twenty ...
The world's best brand
CNN - 11/21/2012 4:33:55 PM
Then, Goizueta recalls, he asked Woodruff if he could pick his own team, if he could name as his right-hand man Don Keough ... or so other corporate officers attending that dinner a paper millionaire several times over. That's the raw score ...
Old Age Tsunami
The Wall Street Journal - 11/14/2005 11:56:16 PM
Russia: The demographic outlook for this country may seem to read like a tale that is ordinarily European: While total population falls, median age rises well above the 40-year ... generation, significant parts of India would be reaching the ...
Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
weeklyblitz.net - 1/1/2014 4:07:34 AM
We should usher in a new heyday of construction this year. Construction is an important front for solidifying the foundations of a thriving country and creating bases for the people’s happy life. The construction sector should set up world-class ...
Who Really Controls The World?
Mathaba News Network - 12/23/2011 12:11:28 PM
Professor Carroll Quigley wrote: The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands to be able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy ...
We Asked a Military Expert How to Invade and Conquer Russia
vice.com - 3/3/2014 11:55:05 PM
Historically, every major advance that threatened Russia's existence (the Poles in 1610, Napoleon in 1812, Hitler in 1941 ... But as I have mentioned, this is unlikely to happen. You couldn't really live, let alone fight, in the nuclear wasteland that ...
Tom Brokaw: Honor, duty defined 'The Greatest Generation'
today.com - 5/18/2004 8:37:56 PM
World War I was over, America's industrial might was coming of age with the rise of the ... In this riotous year the British prime minister, Neville Chamberlain, believed he had saved his country with a pact negotiated with Hitler at Munich.
The Wild Web of China: Sex and Drugs, Not Reform
New York Times - 3/7/2006 11:58:15 PM
SHANGHAI, March 7 — By some estimates, there are more than 30,000 people patrolling the Web in China, helping to form one of the world's far-reaching Internet filtering ... second only to the United States. Last year, online revenue ...
The families war leaves behind
seattletimes.com - 3/3/2007 11:59:37 PM
Interviews with a dozen widows across the country ... a year, not six months. Among the Fort Hood families benefiting from such changes are the widow and four children of Maj. William F. Hecker III, who was killed in January 2006 just six weeks after ...
Myanmar — The country formerly known as Burma remains an exotic destination
Deseret News - 2/5/2005 11:54:16 PM
The form of Buddhism, still practiced by 80 percent of the country, combines an emphasis on reaching ... part of the year. After every rainy season, the gold-leafing must be repaired. But none of the glittering, golden shrines is more important than ...
Reaching for the cloud: India's SaaS Journey
ZDNet - 12/11/2013 4:46:47 AM
Perhaps no other country is in the vortex of so many revolutions ... struck between customization and standardization. It is important, said Padmanabhan, to also understand savings over a five-year period so one can incorporate true data migration and ...
Vo Nguyen Giap, renowned Vietnamese general, dies in Hanoi
Washington Post - 10/3/2013 11:55:12 PM
Giap constructed a paramilitary guerrilla force, which he then transformed into an army of fully trained soldiers through a combination of rigorous training ... talents that U.S. military experts have compared him with German Field Marshal ...
Patriot Post - 11/4/2013 2:34:42 PM
The first of 78 million baby boomers began reaching ... year span of the baby boom. The baby boom became a veritable “pig in the python” as it has moved through the various life stages of society to the present. When the firstborn boomers reached ...