|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, 2012See also: Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually map
100 years later, soldier's story shows tragedy of World War I, The Great War
FOX News - 6/14/2014 8:52:41 AM
For Kaylene Biggs, misty-eyed after finally facing the grave of her great-grandfather in the small cemetery, the war's far-reaching ... make the world "safe for democracy." U.S. troops did not arrive in strength in Europe until the following year.
New Technologies Redraw the World’s Energy Picture
New York Times - 10/25/2011 11:58:32 PM
The new drilling was made possible by a mixture of new and old technologies ... fracking next year. Nevertheless, gas shale drilling appears likely to continue at a fast pace in the most important gas-producing states. The rest of the world is watching.
Old Age Tsunami
Wall Street Journal - 11/14/2005 11:56:16 PM
Over the past decade, an ocean of ink has been spilled over the problem of population aging in the world's richest societies (Western Europe, Japan and North America). Low-income regions have attracted relatively little attention: Yet over the coming ...
GOOOOOOOOAAALL!! 10 things the World Cup revealed about insurance
Property Casualty 360 - 7/30/2014 8:01:07 PM
I don’t often write about sports because I’m not a particularly big sports ... insurance world, especially of its distribution system. The average age of the insurance professional today is around 56, and the average increases by a year every year ...
Soldier’s story shows tragedy of World War I
Salon - 6/14/2014 9:42:47 AM
The front line of death and destruction burned through the Alps, Central Europe, the Balkans and Russia, spilling into present-day Turkey and reaching ... world “safe for democracy.” U.S. troops did not arrive in strength in Europe until the following ...
The world’s best brand
FORTUNE - 11/21/2012 4:33:55 PM
It has got the most powerful brand in the world. It sells for an extremely moderate price. It’s universally liked — the per capita consumption goes up almost every year in almost every country ... that big corporations in the information age may ...
World War I centennial: Soldier’s story shows human tragedy of The Great War, the one to end all wars
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram - 6/15/2014 12:16:06 AM
One century after the start of World War I, the family found closure in homage ... her great-grandfather in the small cemetery, the war’s far-reaching legacy makes remembrance all the more important. “It isn’t until you do visit the battlefields ...
World War II: The Good War Gone Bad
Truth Out - 8/9/2012 11:34:55 AM
In the world war to defeat fascism and that ended the Holocaust, the Allies committed a legion of militarily unnecessary and criminal ... It doesn't come in a day, or a month, or a year, or in a single campaign. But it comes. Footnotes: 1.
North Korea Is Angry with America, Again! Why Has Washington Kept South Korea as a Welfare Dependent?
CATO Institute - 8/3/2014 11:59:45 PM
Unfortunately for the DPRK, the U.S. is the leading permanent member and Seoul is a rotating member this year ... world has been living like the DPRK, under serious threats to its existence, sovereignty, survival.” There is much not to like about North ...
The Few, the Proud, the Masters of Manipulation: How Madison Avenue seduces our children for the war machine
The Economic Populist - 11/12/2014 4:56:20 AM
This is a dangerous, cynical mind-control machine that cruelly deceives our kids and keeps our War Machine running the world. "For Honor. For Courage. For Country ... year that it has "positioned the Marines brand as an elite military force." Eliteness is ...
Who Really Controls The World?
Mathaba News Network - 12/23/2011 12:11:28 PM
Professor Carroll Quigley wrote: The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands to be able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy ...
Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
Weekly Blitz - 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 ...
Maternal, infant deaths: Why reduction is far-fetched
NATIONAL MIRROR - 5/10/2014 11:31:42 PM
The state of maternal, newborn and child health is an important ... country loses about 2,300 under-five year olds and 145 women of childbearing age. This makes the country the second largest contributor to the under-five and maternal mortality rate in the ...
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Inquirer - 6/15/2012 11:28:34 AM
In fact, Nobel laureate and famous commentator Paul Krugman attributed practically all the success of these NICs to the significant increase in the supply of their manpower (and capital ... percentage to climb. Last year its revenue rose 13% in developing ...
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The deputy executive director, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Dr. Geeta Rao Gupta said “a 15-year-old girl living in sub ... countries contribute the highest burden to maternal mortality in the world. It disclosed that 10 countries accounted ...