Austria Military Size 1985-2021

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.
  • Austria military size for 2018 was 22,850.00, a 8.81% increase from 2017.
  • Austria military size for 2017 was 21,000.00, a 6.25% decline from 2016.
  • Austria military size for 2016 was 22,400.00, a 4.92% increase from 2015.
  • Austria military size for 2015 was 21,350.00, a 5.11% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Number of People
United States 1,379,800.00
South Korea 608,000.00
Italy 341,500.00
France 304,800.00
Japan 261,150.00
Saudi Arabia 252,000.00
Poland 196,700.00
Spain 196,350.00
Germany 181,400.00
Israel 177,500.00
United Kingdom 148,450.00
Greece 147,850.00
Chile 122,200.00
Argentina 105,200.00
Canada 72,400.00
UAE 63,000.00
Singapore 59,000.00
Australia 58,100.00
Portugal 52,250.00
Oman 46,600.00
Netherlands 41,410.00
Hungary 39,800.00
Lithuania 39,550.00
Belgium 31,500.00
Panama 26,000.00
Finland 25,200.00
Kuwait 24,500.00
Norway 23,250.00
Austria 22,850.00
Czech Republic 22,245.00
Uruguay 22,100.00
Qatar 21,500.00
Switzerland 21,450.00
Bahrain 19,200.00
Croatia 18,200.00
Cyprus 16,000.00
Slovak Republic 15,850.00
Sweden 15,150.00
Denmark 14,500.00
New Zealand 9,400.00
Ireland 8,650.00
Brunei 8,200.00
Slovenia 7,250.00
Latvia 6,900.00
Estonia 6,700.00
Trinidad and Tobago 4,050.00
Luxembourg 1,900.00
Malta 1,750.00
Bahamas 1,300.00
Barbados 610.00
Seychelles 420.00
Antigua and Barbuda 180.00
Austria Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 22,850.00 8.81%
2017 21,000.00 -6.25%
2016 22,400.00 4.92%
2015 21,350.00 -5.11%
2014 22,500.00 0.00%
2013 22,500.00 -1.32%
2012 22,800.00 -1.94%
2011 23,250.00 -9.74%
2010 25,758.00 -0.55%
2009 25,900.00 -26.00%
2008 35,000.00 0.00%
2007 35,000.00 -12.50%
2006 40,000.00 0.00%
2005 40,000.00 2.56%
2004 39,000.00 12.72%
2003 34,600.00 0.00%
2002 34,600.00 0.00%
2001 34,600.00 -14.57%
2000 40,500.00 0.00%
1999 40,500.00 -10.99%
1998 45,500.00 0.00%
1997 45,500.00 -18.46%
1996 55,800.00 0.00%
1995 55,800.00 24.00%
1994 45,000.00 0.00%
1993 45,000.00 2.27%
1992 44,000.00 0.00%
1991 44,000.00 2.33%
1990 43,000.00 -10.42%
1989 48,000.00 -12.25%
1985 54,700.00 -12.25%