|Rank||Country||Manpower available for military service|
|20||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||15,980,106|
|74||United Arab Emirates||2,676,928|
|105||Papua New Guinea||1,568,210|
|116||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,180,829|
|119||Central African Republic||1,149,856|
|128||Congo, Republic of the||928,664|
|152||Trinidad and Tobago||341,764|
|178||Sao Tome and Principe||39,182|
|179||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||27,809|
|181||Micronesia, Federated States of||26,712|
|187||Antigua and Barbuda||21,141|
|192||Saint Kitts and Nevis||13,506|
|196||British Virgin Islands||7,266|
Definition: This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and assumes that every individual is fit to serve.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Manpower available for military service map
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