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Saudi Arabia Military Profile 2018

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Military branchesMinistry of Defense: Royal Saudi Land Forces, Royal Saudi Naval Forces (includes Marine Forces and Special Forces), Royal Saudi Air Force (Al-Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Malakiya as-Sa'udiya), Royal Saudi Air Defense Forces, Royal Saudi Strategic Rocket Forces, Ministry of the National Guard (SANG) (2015)
Military service age and obligation17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription (2012)
Military expenditures9.85% of GDP (2016)
13.33% of GDP (2015)
10.68% of GDP (2014)
8.98% of GDP (2013)
7.68% of GDP (2012)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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