|Rank||Country||Manpower fit for military service|
|25||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||10,168,258|
|68||United Arab Emirates||2,229,366|
|106||Papua New Guinea||1,130,951|
|116||Bosnia and Herzegovina||968,242|
|132||Central African Republic||655,875|
|138||Congo, Republic of the||577,944|
|153||Trinidad and Tobago||269,824|
|185||Sao Tome and Principe||27,310|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||22,875|
|188||Micronesia, Federated States of||22,008|
|195||Antigua and Barbuda||17,676|
|198||Isle of Man||15,206|
|203||Turks and Caicos Islands||11,842|
|205||Saint Kitts and Nevis||10,742|
|208||Northern Mariana Islands||8,793|
|211||British Virgin Islands||6,057|
|216||Wallis and Futuna||3,376|
|224||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||1,064|
Definition: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Manpower fit for military service map
China's Army Turns to Rap, Hip-Hop in Bid to Boost PLA Recruitment
NBC News - 5/3/2016 9:05:55 AM
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Ellwood City Ledger - 5/4/2016 3:28:17 AM
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The Indian Express - 5/4/2016 3:06:49 AM
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MSN - 5/4/2016 2:23:52 AM
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On Anzac Day, New Zealand leaders talk peace, prepare for war
World Socialist Web Site - 4/29/2016 5:00:07 AM
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Xi Jingping has a lesson for India as he takes full control of the Chinese armed forces
Daily Mail - 4/29/2016 3:37:12 PM
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My Turn: Fewer veterans holding office
Salisbury Post - 5/2/2016 4:06:27 AM
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Manila Bulletin - 5/4/2016 3:35:27 AM
Anastacio II is now president and CEO of SFI Group, the country’s pioneer ... As an expertise in the recruitment service, Lloyd has uncovered how ill-prepared the young workforce has been. “People just don’t fit the qualifications,” he says.
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Global Research - 5/3/2016 3:25:18 PM
For readers immersed in the annals of Empire, it is well known that the United States is no ordinary country in the world system ... she gets overtaken by a military recruitment ad that tells her “All Women Are Created Equal, Then Some Become Marines.”
Debunked myth that Saddam created ISIS continues to be spread by Iraq War-supporting scholars like Amatzia Baram
Salon - 5/2/2016 11:51:44 AM
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NSS refutes reports on Armenian citizen’s recruitment in IS
PanARMENIAN Network - 4/27/2016 12:54:56 PM
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The Guardian - 4/23/2016 11:05:09 AM
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Sierra Vista Herald - 4/20/2016 6:54:00 PM
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