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
In Plain Language: The Jewish fantasy league
The Jerusalem Post - 10/16/2013 11:54:06 PM
bountiful country with a world-class economy and state-of-the-art conveniences within the reach of most every family. Unemployment rates are low; birth rates are high. Our satisfaction index is among the highest in the world. Militarily, our army is second ...
Fighting the Insurgents' War in Afghanistan
smallwarsjournal.com - 1/11/2012 11:59:05 PM
’ Encountering foreign landscapes requires a frame of reference: in unfamiliar territory Alice ... of the group’s command structure, requiring no exit plan and with high psychological impact. The rush to deny the enemy space is accompanied by ...
The curse of small families
Macleans.ca - 9/3/2013 3:55:23 PM
to macroeconomic pessimism (can today’s social welfare entitlements ... by the time we’re in our 90s, the car technology will be there.” Greenleaf needs to keep his outlook on the sunny side, because the department he heads at the longevity centre ...
Educated Jobless Youth Drive Gap Between World's Young, Old
Bloomberg - 2/3/2011 4:51:20 AM
Joerres, chief executive officer of Manpower ... at the World Economic Forum in Davos, said Blackstone “started getting focused on this area when it became clear that [government efforts] were not in our judgment going to lead to significant declines ...
Labor's Role in Newly Developing Countries
foreignaffairs.com - 10/15/2013 11:55:17 PM
In a significant ... reaching directly from Cairo to the workers of other Arab countries. In the Sudan, an agricultural country almost one-third the size of the United States, the transport and communication system is of vital importance. After World ...
Hopes for the Obama Presidency
The Wall Street Journal - 1/20/2009 11:58:32 PM
Here are a few steps I hope Mr. Obama will take: Reverse our deepening economic inequality by using this country's still immense wealth to assure that all Americans have the health care, housing and education they need; re-engage the world with ...
Wonkbook: Are we going to war in Syria?
Washington Post - 8/30/2013 11:49:36 AM
[A]ll indications suggest that a strike could occur ... at a banking industry that is significantly stronger than it was three years ago," FDIC Chairman Martin Gruenberg told reporters Thursday." Michael R. Crittenden in The Wall Street Journal.
Israel without Ideology (Fortune, 1952)
CNN - 3/24/2013 2:58:10 PM
Even militarily ... to the age of forty-nine give her a reservoir of mobilizable manpower up to 50 per cent of the male population plus a percentage of women. There is also a permanent nucleus of trained, mechanized professionals. In World ...
10 Conservative Principles for Cybersecurity Policy
heritage.org - 1/9/2011 11:57:40 PM
This Heritage Foundation paper outlines the basic facts of the Internet—and the policy principles to which they lead ... But the cyber domain, while connected to physical and kinetic reality, is not that reality itself. Real-world effects are collateral ...
Fewer Americans Say U.S. Is No. 1 Military Power
Gallup - 3/11/2012 11:59:30 PM
PRINCETON, NJ -- A slim majority of Americans (54%) say the United States is the No. 1 military power in the world ... there are significant gender and educational differences. Men are much more likely than women to say the U.S. is No. 1 militarily ...
Debt as a security concern
blogs.spectator.co.uk - 5/19/2011 7:50:26 PM
In a unusually economics-orientated speech, Fox laid out his theory about deficits and military power: “As a result of the First World War in the 1920s and ... was a response to the decline in the country’s relative economic strength.
The Long War: Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and more ahead
Global Research - 5/21/2009 11:58:12 PM
Youngsters born and raised today will reach middle age. Unborn generations will bear ... article in the Wall Street Journal, “Indian Country.” Kaplan is obsessed with the anarchy loosed on the world by post-colonial, tribal-based societies, and ...
Nigeria: Food Security - Transforming Potentials to Empowerment
AllAfrica - 11/29/2009 11:59:34 PM
According to the World Bank ... between the age of 15 and 24 "are expected to reach 1.8 billion by the year 2020. Out of the population, about 1.5 billion live in developing countries including Nigeria ". Data from the National Manpower Board specifically ...
Shifts And Faultlines In The World Economy And Great Power Rivalry
countercurrents - 8/3/2008 11:59:43 PM
No potential challengers to U.S. imperialism are seeking to go toe-to-toe with the U.S. militarily ... bloc in 1989-91 represented the most significant change in inter-imperialist relations since the end of World War 2. The creation of a new, more ...
In Iraq, Water and Oil Do Mix
Counter Punch - 5/15/2003 11:59:19 PM
These reasons are particularized and specific, and keep the world ... in the country. To control the water in the Middle East, Bechtel and its fiscal sponsors, the United States government, would have to pursue both Syria and Turkey, either militarily ...