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Morocco Military Profile 2014

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Military branchesRoyal Armed Forces (Forces Armees Royales, FAR): Royal Moroccan Army (includes Air Defense), Royal Moroccan Navy (includes Coast Guard, Marines), Royal Moroccan Air Force (Al Quwwat al Jawyiya al Malakiya Marakishiya; Force Aerienne Royale Marocaine) (2010)
Military service age and obligation20 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; service obligation - 18 months (2012)
Manpower available for military servicemales age 16-49: 8,252,682
females age 16-49: 8,691,419 (2010 est.)
Manpower fit for military servicemales age 16-49: 7,026,016
females age 16-49: 7,377,045 (2010 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annuallymale: 300,327
female: 298,366 (2010 est.)
Military expenditures3.55% of GDP (2012)
3.37% of GDP (2011)
3.55% of GDP (2010)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of August 23, 2014