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
Old Age Tsunami
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 mark ... generation, significant parts of India would be reaching the threshold ...
100 years later, soldier's story shows tragedy of World War I, The Great War
FOX News - 6/14/2014 8:52:41 AM
One century after the start of World War I, the family found closure in homage ... of her great-grandfather in the small cemetery, the war's far-reaching legacy makes remembrance all the more important. "It isn't until you do visit the battlefields that ...
GOOOOOOOOAAALL!! 10 things the World Cup revealed about insurance
Life Health Pro - 7/28/2014 10:33:48 PM
I don’t often write about sports because I’m not a particularly big sports ... insurance world, especially of its distribution system. The average age of the insurance professional today is around 56, and the average increases by a year every year ...
World War II: The Good War Gone Bad
Truth Out - 8/8/2012 11:53:25 PM
In the world war to defeat fascism and that ended the Holocaust, the Allies committed a legion of militarily unnecessary and criminal ... It doesn't come in a day, or a month, or a year, or in a single campaign. But it comes. Footnotes: 1.
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:29:54 PM
The new drilling was made possible by a mixture of new and old technologies ... fracking next year. Nevertheless, gas shale drilling appears likely to continue at a fast pace in the most important gas-producing states. The rest of the world is watching.
Ten years of volunteering for US military service
The Christian Science Monitor - 11/22/1983 11:56:36 PM
At the same time, the baby boom was reaching military age, swelling the ... have occurred in military manpower. The young person in uniform is typically better educated than his civilian peers. About 74 percent of 18- to 23-year-old Americans have ...
The advantages of a large and growing population
Inquirer - 6/15/2012 11:28:34 AM
In fact, Nobel laureate and famous commentator Paul Krugman attributed practically all the success of these NICs to the significant increase in the supply of their manpower (and capital ... percentage to climb. Last year its revenue rose 13% in developing ...
Uganda: How Big Is Uganda's Drugs Problem?
AllAfrica - 7/21/2014 8:30:16 AM
This new designation has important implications for Ugandans who travel, as they are looked at with a lot of suspicion. According to the World ... to the country," ACP Enanga says. He adds: " The current law sentences a drug trafficker to one year or ...
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 ...
Economic implications of insecurity
Punch - 12/3/2012 10:53:24 PM
Within the last few years, heightened social insecurity ... 2,300 under-five year olds and 145 women of childbearing age, making the country the second largest contributor to the under–five and maternal mortality rates in the world.
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 ...
The families war leaves behind
The Seattle Times - 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 ...
Tom Brokaw: Honor, duty defined 'The Greatest Generation'
Today.com - 5/18/2004 7:33:30 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.
Wilson outlines his plans for 'New Age'
theguardian.com - 9/18/2001 11:59:49 PM
We could have all the bull-fighters we wanted in the country by the same time by the same process." Mr Wilson's "New Age ... It was an important, fundamental right for everyone. The first composite motion on higher education and scientific manpower ...