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, 2014See also: Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually map
Creating a million jobs a year
Philstar - 5/16/2016 5:11:35 PM
BIZLINKS By Rey Gamboa (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 17, 2016 - 12:00am A major challenge for the Philippine government in the next five years is creating about a million jobs annually ... the country’s working-age population aged 15 and above ...
Young turks’ appetite for politics
Ekantipur - 5/20/2016 2:55:00 AM
Or a failure in part of respective authorities to carve out elite manpower dedicated to bringing socio-economic changes through ground-level local politics. Stats show the literacy rate of youths between the age ... a big part in transforming the country ...
Balancing on a tightrope
wap.business-standard.com - 5/22/2016 8:53:31 PM
"With the world's largest youth population ... nationwide by India's food safety regulator last year stating they were unsafe for consumption, leading to a crash in its market share in the country. But after Maggi noodles returned to shop shelves, it ...
Hard labor in India’s fisheries: an interview with researcher Divya Karnad
Mongabay - 5/19/2016 5:36:39 PM
Commercial, industrialized fishing operations seem to be seeking out migrant labor to fulfill their large manpower ... of the world, commercial large-scale fisheries use migrant labor from different parts of the same, or a different, country.
Beyond ISIS: The Folly of World War IV
The Huffington Post - 12/3/2015 10:33:07 AM
Assume that the hawks get their way -- that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
A World Without the UN?
Yale Global Online - 3/13/2005 11:54:31 PM
The first question that must be posed is whether a system of collective responsibility to pursue peace and security still makes equal sense for the strong and the weak countries of the world ... is whether the nearly 60-year-old United Nations can be ...
Transcript: Read the Full Text of the Primetime Republican Debate
Time - 8/11/2015 4:23:04 PM
This is the most generous country in the world when it comes to immigration. There are a million people a year ... age you’re talking about here. What I’d like to see is a private system without the artificial lines around every state. I have a big ...
The Folly of World War IV: Wars Are Never Quick, Cheap or Easy
Moyers & Company - 12/4/2015 7:50:17 PM
Assume that the hawks get their way — that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant US military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Singapore is a first-world country with third-world death care services: Funeral director
Channel News Asia - 11/19/2015 7:36:27 AM
One of his aims was to encourage people to join the funeral services industry as professionals, amid a severe manpower shortage ... before reaching the funeral home. This brings no dignity. It's sad that in a first-world country, we have third-world ...
Inside Israel's Secret Startup Machine
Forbes - 5/12/2016 4:08:55 AM
On a per capita basis Israel boasts more venture capital, more startups and more scientists and tech professionals than any other country in the world. To understand ... reserves for up to three weeks a year until they reach their early 40s.
W has taught us nothing: ISIS, the Iraq War and America’s looming quagmire
Salon - 12/4/2015 10:10:28 AM
Assume that the hawks get their way — that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:58:32 PM
Israel’s swing of fate is just one of many big energy surprises developing as a new ... the seventh-largest oil or gas find in the world this year. While many countries stand to benefit from the new energy resources, the United States may have the ...
Who Really Controls the World?
Global Research - 4/25/2015 11:53:16 PM
Professor Carroll Quigley wrote: The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system ... of power of countries like the US, UK, etc. This training would begin at a young age in general.
Should military training be mandatory?
The Tribune India - 12/7/2014 12:04:49 PM
Annually, 1.2 crore males and 1 crore females attain militarily significant age ... manpower in case of a war and to make up for force deficiencies in the standing forces during peace time. There are a large number of countries, mostly the Third World ...