|Rank||Country||Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually|
|12||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||877,684|
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, 2014See also: Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually map
INDIAN ARMED FORCES: MODERNIZATION PART I
Indian Defence - 6/29/2016 10:42:57 AM
In the 21st century, it would be difficult for a manpower oriented army to win a major conflict ... India is the 7th largest country in the world. Its economy is flourishing at an astonishing rate of 7.2% per annum. But still its 1.2 million armed forces ...
Orlando: What Went Wrong?
The Wall Street Journal - 6/20/2016 11:29:25 AM
Twenty-nine-year-old Omar Mateen was ... their inspirational reach is significant and going to be significant for quite a while. So that’s what we primarily are concerned about in this country. Gigot: Was it a mistake for your successors in New York ...
A World Without the UN?
Yale Global Online - 3/13/2005 11:54:31 PM
The first question that must be posed is whether a system of collective responsibility to pursue peace and security still makes equal sense for the strong and the weak countries of the world ... is whether the nearly 60-year-old United Nations can be ...
Beyond ISIS: The Folly of World War IV
The Huffington Post - 12/3/2015 10:33:07 AM
Assume that the hawks get their way -- that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Transcript: Read the Full Text of the Primetime Republican Debate
Time - 8/11/2015 4:23:04 PM
This is the most generous country in the world when it comes to immigration. There are a million people a year ... age you’re talking about here. What I’d like to see is a private system without the artificial lines around every state. I have a big ...
The Folly of World War IV: Wars Are Never Quick, Cheap or Easy
Moyers & Company - 12/4/2015 7:50:17 PM
Assume that the hawks get their way — that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant US military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Singapore is a first-world country with third-world death care services: Funeral director
Channel News Asia - 11/19/2015 7:36:27 AM
One of his aims was to encourage people to join the funeral services industry as professionals, amid a severe manpower shortage ... before reaching the funeral home. This brings no dignity. It's sad that in a first-world country, we have third-world ...
Should military training be mandatory?
The Tribune India - 12/7/2014 12:04:49 PM
Annually, 1.2 crore males and 1 crore females attain militarily significant age ... manpower in case of a war and to make up for force deficiencies in the standing forces during peace time. There are a large number of countries, mostly the Third World ...
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:29:54 PM
Israel’s swing of fate is just one of many big energy surprises developing as a new ... the seventh-largest oil or gas find in the world this year. While many countries stand to benefit from the new energy resources, the United States may have the ...
The 1996 Republican Party Platform
CNN - 11/7/1994 11:55:10 PM
We walk with him now as he joins one more battle, every bit as crucial for our country's future as was the crusade in which he served. Just when America should be leading the world ... big-government regulation. This micromanagement of the Information Age ...
Arms Control in the Information Age
U.S. Department of State - 3/30/2012 4:20:19 PM
As you all probably know, we have just passed the one year anniversary ... the world as we know it. While I may still be figuring out how to use my Ipad, I know it too. That is why I have been talking about arms control in the information age at ...
Can World's Rarest Bear Be Saved?
National Geographic - 4/13/2014 11:56:34 PM
But many days pass before I finally lay eyes on the animal I crossed half a world to see: a Gobi bear ... The fact that a bear could grow this big and fat here at a relatively early age seemed a promising sign. Ten days later a remote camera captured ...
Which country can claim to be the World's oldest democracy?
The Guardian - 6/26/2016 11:32:27 PM
What's really funny is that the question posed was 'Which country can claim to be the World's oldest democracy?' No mention of continuous ... Ronald Reagan started forcing laws like 21-year-old drinking age on the States by withholding Federal Interstate ...
USA-Argentina Copa America Live: Lionel Messi Leads Semifinal Blowout Of USMNT
New England Sports Network - 6/21/2016 11:56:52 AM
Argentina advances to the final, where it can end its 23-year wait for a major title at senior ... it might have a chance to shock the soccer and sports world. The U.S. will be without missing the manpower of three starters, as Alejandro Bedoya, Jermaine ...