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
World War II: The Good War Gone Bad
truth-out.org - 8/8/2012 11:53:25 PM
The seeds of American militarism spawned by the Second World War compel us to probe beneath the "good war" moniker because it is the poster war that keeps ... all first generation Americans, served in the war. Only one war in my lifetime - the Second ...
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:58:32 PM
As it turns out, Moses may have had it right all along ... and along the west coast of Africa. But only about 10 percent of the world’s deepwater oil and gas fields have been extensively explored and drilled. In recent years, advances in ...
The world's best brand
CNN - 11/21/2012 4:33:55 PM
An introverted Yale intellectual who speaks English as a second language, Goizueta was happy to have the boundless energies of Keough to dispatch around the world while he spent more of his time in Atlanta ... to the S&P 500, while its price ...
Old Age Tsunami
The 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 ... generation, significant parts of India would be reaching the ...
Who Really Controls The World?
Mathaba News Network - 12/23/2011 12:11:28 PM
The man that controls Britain’s money supply controls the British Empire ... Rosa Luxembourg, and Emma Goldman, this world wide conspiracy for the overthrow of civilisation and reconstitution of society on the basis of arrested development, of envious ...
Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
weeklyblitz.net - 1/1/2014 4:07:34 AM
We should usher in a new heyday of construction this year. Construction is an important front for solidifying the foundations of a thriving country and creating bases for the people’s happy life. The construction sector should set up world-class ...
Tom Brokaw: Honor, duty defined 'The Greatest Generation'
today.com - 5/18/2004 8:37:56 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.
The Wild Web of China: Sex and Drugs, Not Reform
New York Times - 3/7/2006 11:58:15 PM
SHANGHAI, March 7 — By some estimates, there are more than 30,000 people patrolling the Web in China, helping to form one of the world's far-reaching Internet filtering ... second only to the United States. Last year, online revenue ...
The families war leaves behind
seattletimes.com - 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 ...
Reaching for the cloud: India's SaaS Journey
ZDNet - 12/11/2013 4:46:47 AM
Perhaps no other country is in the vortex of so many revolutions ... struck between customization and standardization. It is important, said Padmanabhan, to also understand savings over a five-year period so one can incorporate true data migration and ...
Myanmar — The country formerly known as Burma remains an exotic destination
Deseret News - 2/5/2005 11:54:16 PM
I had heard it was a beautiful country, with interesting culture ... Devotion casts its spell in many forms — as does the land once called Burma now known as Myanmar.
Vo Nguyen Giap, renowned Vietnamese general, dies in Hanoi
Washington Post - 10/3/2013 11:55:12 PM
That war ended in 1975 when the last remaining U.S. military forces evacuated Saigon ... he wanted to launch an armed insurrection in Vietnam, but Ho vetoed the idea. The time was not ripe for open rebellion, he said. But with the end of ...
Patriot Post - 11/4/2013 2:34:42 PM
The first of 78 million baby boomers began reaching ... year span of the baby boom. The baby boom became a veritable “pig in the python” as it has moved through the various life stages of society to the present. When the firstborn boomers reached ...
Labor's Role in Newly Developing Countries
foreignaffairs.com - 10/15/2013 11:55:17 PM
THE struggle for economic improvement and political freedom in which enormous sections of the world are now engaged may well be the most far-reaching ... year when union leaders--many of whom are among the most important political figures of their country ...
Iran Review 2013 with World Political Scientists: US Decline?
international.to - 12/31/2012 11:53:15 PM
When Uzbekistan withdrew from the CSTO earlier this year, Russia’s number of allies sank to five mostly poor and uniformly militarily ... important communist party, the Chinese Communist Party, is running the world’s second largest capitalist country.