|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
Norway becomes first NATO country to introduce compulsory military service for ALL WOMEN ‘to recruit more talent’
www.thesun.co.uk - 8/25/2016 1:14:17 AM
A study by the Norwegian military ... the world including Israel where national service is compulsory for both sexes. It has been hailed by the country’s military chiefs as a way to recruit a wider range of talents. “It gives me a bigger recruitment ...
Norway introduces compulsory military service for women, bunking them in mixed dorms with men
AsiaOne - 8/25/2016 7:19:21 AM
NORWAY - They sweat together, they sleep together: In the name of gender equality, Norway has introduced compulsory military service ... and European country to draft both men and women, joining a tiny group of countries around the world, including Israel.
S. Korean military pass for Olympic medalists called unfair
The Miami Herald - 8/17/2016 9:44:51 AM
There's widespread resentment over mandatory military ... 2006 World Baseball Classic. More than 80 male athletes are currently being exempted from military service, save for four weeks of military training, according to South Korea's Military Manpower ...
North Korea expands conscription to include women and students as troop numbers fall
The Daily Express - 8/27/2016 2:05:00 PM
Several million died during the famine of malnutrition and starvation wiping out many of the generation who are now eligible for military service. Youngsters are drafted into the country’s ... in a new wave of recruitment as well as men in their mid ...
Norway: Start of compulsory military service for women
johnib.wordpress.com - 8/25/2016 8:45:15 AM
“It gives me a bigger recruitment pool to choose from,” the battalion ... That means that only the most motivated will actually be asked to serve, in a country where military service is often seen as a personal accomplishment highly valued on the ...
Man pays $28,000 to avoid military reserve: ‘I’m not convinced by the war or the revolution’
syriadirect.org - 8/25/2016 1:31:35 PM
Ahmed had already completed his two-year mandatory military service ... world think that every Syrian is either a supporter or a dissident, depending on where he lives or who controls his town. I don’t accept this mentality. I only want to stay in my ...
Force of the Future Aims to Increase Military's Geographic Diversity
globalsecurity.org - 8/25/2016 8:16:37 AM
WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2016 – Defense Secretary Ash Carter has said many times that the majority of enlisted military recruits come from just six states and that he would like to see a more diverse recruitment ... service in many parts of the country."
Many South Koreans call military pass for Olympic medalists unfair
Japan Times - 8/19/2016 7:19:18 AM
There’s widespread resentment over mandatory military ... World Baseball Classic. More than 80 male athletes are currently being exempted from military service, save for four weeks of military training, according to South Korea’s Military Manpower ...
Local ‘Devil Pups’ youths report on ‘most challenging camp in the country’
St George Utah - 8/19/2016 4:01:52 PM
This isn’t a recruitment ... her service, she said, she wants to be a prosecuting attorney for the military. She said she was definitely motivated by the Devil Pups program. “I came out with a whole different outlook on the world,” she said.
Donald Trump broke the conservative media
freerepublic.com - 8/27/2016 9:25:49 AM
There is a lot wrong with this article, but primarily the GOPe is physically unable to keep its mouth shut and just continually attack its own candidate in a foul spewing fit of Tourettes ... around the world; they have manufactured false military ...
Amer-I-Can: building community through national service
dailymom.com - 8/21/2016 4:10:49 AM
AmeriCorps is a branch of civil service ... recruitment, or homebuilding. AmeriCorps NCCC or National Civilian Community Corps is a full-time residential program for men and women 18-24 years old. NCCC members live together on campuses throughout the ...
ANG PENG SIONG'S OLYMPIC DREAM DESTROYED BY RIGID NATIONAL SERVICE OBLIGATIONS?
allsingaporestuff.com - 8/19/2016 5:17:37 AM
How can we be loyal to a country that ... ranked fourth in the World Swimming Championship in Madrid in 1986. Just when he was peaking, he was drafted into National Service at the end of 1986. He was physically fit for his Basic Military Training in ...
Russian Warplanes Use Iran Base to Bomb Syria for Second Day
Military.com - 8/18/2016 6:23:13 AM
The schools are good and the neighborhood is safe -- after all, it's on one of the largest military installations in the world. Men who step onto the medal podium are exempted from the military service that ... of assessment tests fitness and a range ...
Vichy Pilots Flying for the Luftwaffe
weaponsandwarfare.com - 8/24/2016 4:53:12 PM
On the other, if conquered countries provided manpower the point might come when those countries ... before the outbreak of the Second World War. In Spain during the civil war both the Republicans and the Nationalists had used foreign aircrew and pilots.