United States United States: Armed forces personnel, total

The data set "Armed forces personnel, total" for United States contains data from the year 1985 until 2016.
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.


This section displays the historical data as line chart.

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United States has a world share of 4.9%.

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More data for United States

In our database there are 26,528 data sets for United States. Here is a selection of some more data for United States.

Defense Daten

Data set Value
Military expenditure (% of GDP) 3.1
Military expenditure (% of central government expenditure) 8.8
Arms imports (SIPRI trend indicator values) 547,000,000
Arms exports (SIPRI trend indicator values) 12,394,000,000
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Armed forces personnel, total
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force) 0.8

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 326,766,748
Area (sq. km) 9,831,510.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 19,390,604,000,000
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 59,532
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