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
Israel without Ideology (Fortune, 1952)
CNN - 3/24/2013 1:53:44 PM
Many of these must still meet the test of commercial extractability ... government and smothered by the sheer size of the trade-union colossus. The cat-and-dog quality of relations between the two sectors has not gone undetected by private ...
Israel’s Basic Strategic Requirements – Part II
blogs.timesofisrael.com - 3/13/2013 9:41:55 AM
In short: the army reserves constitute the backbone of the IDF’s manpower needs. IDF doctrine encompasses ... Israel, prior to mobilization, is basically a relatively weak country militarily in terms of all-out war with more than one front involved ...
If Nukes Are So Useless, Why Are Iran, North Korea, China and Russia Building Them So Fast?
gatestoneinstitute.org - 1/29/2013 7:55:26 AM
The "Global Zero" campaign to "zero out" all nuclear weapons is pressuring the US to set an example for the rest of the world to follow, by dramatically cutting its nuclear forces even further to a level not seen since the dawn of the nuclear age 60 years ago.
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 ...
David Limbaugh Really Nails It in New Column on Obama's America
Rushlimbaugh.com - 6/17/2011 8:13:19 PM
And it seems like that if our group could reach back ... a second class country, who want the government to be primarily the agent of redistribution of income and wealth, who are perfectly fine with America declining as a superpower -- militarily and ...
The Youth Unemployment Bomb
Businessweek - 2/3/2011 4:37:01 AM
Last year, British students outraged by proposed tuition increases—at a moment when a college education is no guarantee of prosperity—attacked the Conservative Party's headquarters in London and pummeled a limousine carrying Prince Charles and his wife ...
The Next Decade: Where We’ve Been… And Where We’re Going
Jutia Group - 1/8/2011 11:58:52 PM
In response to al Qaeda’s assaults, the United States slammed into the Islamic world—particularly in Afghanistan and Iraq. The goal was to demonstrate U.S. capability and reach ... as that country’s economic miracle comes of age.
Amritsar, August 24
Tribune - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
A cursory glance at sales trend made it crystal clear that the store was gradually losing its ground to private players and ... The Amritsar police has busted a sex racket, reportedly being run from a city-based hotel. A case under sections 3, 4, 5 ...
Election 2012: Leslie Coolidge
Patch - 10/1/2012 11:53:48 PM
This is yet another area where Congress’s apparent obsession with rolling back settled law has made me aware that we need to defend the victories of the past, not just women’s reproductive rights, but also protections for our air and water and voting ...
The Next Decade
NPR News - 1/3/2012 11:54:15 PM
We live in the much shorter span in which our lives are shaped ... distractions of this effort will consume the United States over the next ten years. The first step—returning to a policy of maintaining regional balances of power—must ...
Nigeria - Farmers struggling with conflict and droght
Meat Trade News Daily - 12/1/2009 11:57:12 PM
This situation has been described as unacceptable given the country’s agricultural potentials. Further statistics show that Nigeria only produces about 20 per cent of food items her population requires annually ... age of 15 and 24 “are expected to ...
India-Kazakhstan Relations: Challenges and Prospects
mainstreamweekly.net - 9/4/2009 11:54:11 PM
2 India’s Geostrategic and Energy Interests in Kazakhstan In the globalised world ... annually grow at the level of 2- 2.5 million barrels a day. This can be estimated from the fact that in 2002 the demand was 78 million barrels a day, and in 2015 it may ...
United Kingdom: Restructuring & Recovery Quarterly Bulletin, Summer 2009 - A Vacation From The Recession?
Mondaq - 8/27/2009 11:56:31 PM
A significant number ... it does not have enough manpower to make pursuing debts below £10,000 "a priority". As Supertramp said back in 1975 "Crisis? What Crisis?" The 'r' word seems to be on everyone's lips as the information age brings heightened ...
Developing local capacity for automotive manufacture in Nigeria (1)
Businessday Online - 5/30/2009 11:54:41 PM
The market for electronics applications in vehicles is estimated to reach Â£80 billion ... of cars above eight years of age to curb the influx of old automobiles into the country. This has failed to yield significant results and only encouraged massive ...
Iraq: HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
News.Mongabay - 2/25/2009 11:58:48 PM
In the same period, Kurdish insurgents in northeastern Iraq took advantage of the war to press militarily ... current country information independent of the existence of a recently published Country Study and will be updated annually or more frequently ...