|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
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Columbia Missourian - 6/25/2016 10:19:04 AM
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PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 6/25/2016 8:49:00 PM
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espnmediazone.com - 6/28/2016 1:14:28 PM
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worldbulletin.net - 6/20/2016 9:49:12 AM
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Florida's Wuft-FM - 6/16/2016 9:28:18 PM
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Abilene Reporter-News - 6/22/2016 11:58:40 PM
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The Miami Herald - 6/23/2016 5:27:57 AM
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military - 6/16/2016 10:15:25 AM
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Observer - 6/27/2016 12:39:52 PM
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Fort Campbell Courier - 6/16/2016 5:57:43 AM
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Duluth News Tribune - 6/19/2016 5:54:10 AM
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navy.mil - 6/22/2016 10:44:06 AM
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Dvids - 6/27/2016 8:07:51 AM
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The Georgia Bulletin - 6/22/2016 11:58:40 PM
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