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Madagascar Military Profile

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Military branches
People's Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force; National Gendarmerie (operates under the Ministry of Defense) (2019)
Military service age and obligation
Madagascar has an all-volunteer military; 18-25 years of age for males; service obligation 18 months; women are permitted to serve in all branches (2018)
Military expenditures
0.6% of GDP (2019)
0.6% of GDP (2018)
0.6% of GDP (2017)
0.6% of GDP (2016)
0.6% of GDP (2015)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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