Niger - Armed forces personnel

Armed forces personnel, total

The value for Armed forces personnel, total in Niger was 10,700 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 30 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,700 in 2015 and a minimum value of 2,200 in 1985.

Definition: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces.

Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance.

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Year Value
1985 2,200
1989 4,000
1990 5,000
1991 5,000
1992 5,000
1993 5,000
1994 5,000
1995 10,700
1996 10,700
1997 10,700
1998 10,700
1999 10,700
2000 10,700
2001 10,700
2002 10,700
2003 10,700
2004 10,000
2005 10,000
2006 10,000
2007 10,000
2008 10,000
2009 10,700
2010 10,700
2011 10,700
2012 10,700
2013 10,700
2014 10,700
2015 10,700

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)

Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) in Niger was 0.137 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 0.277 in 1995, while its lowest value was 0.135 in 1994.

Definition: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.

Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies, The Military Balance.

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Year Value
1990 0.154
1991 0.150
1992 0.145
1993 0.140
1994 0.135
1995 0.277
1996 0.268
1997 0.258
1998 0.249
1999 0.240
2000 0.231
2001 0.224
2002 0.217
2003 0.209
2004 0.189
2005 0.183
2006 0.177
2007 0.171
2008 0.165
2009 0.171
2010 0.164
2011 0.159
2012 0.153
2013 0.148
2014 0.142
2015 0.137

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Defense & arms trade