Djibouti 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.
  • Djibouti military size for 2018 was 13,450.00, a 3.46% increase from 2017.
  • Djibouti military size for 2017 was 13,000.00, a 0.76% decline from 2016.
  • Djibouti military size for 2016 was 13,100.00, a 1.16% increase from 2015.
  • Djibouti military size for 2015 was 12,950.00, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Number of People
India 3,026,500.00
Pakistan 944,800.00
Egypt 835,500.00
Indonesia 675,500.00
Vietnam 522,000.00
Myanmar 513,000.00
Sri Lanka 317,000.00
Ukraine 297,000.00
Morocco 245,800.00
Bangladesh 227,050.00
Nigeria 223,000.00
Cambodia 191,300.00
Philippines 153,350.00
Lao PDR 129,100.00
Sudan 124,300.00
Angola 117,000.00
Bolivia 71,100.00
Uzbekistan 68,000.00
Tunisia 47,800.00
El Salvador 41,500.00
Cameroon 34,400.00
Kenya 29,100.00
Georgia 25,650.00
Honduras 22,950.00
Kyrgyz Republic 20,900.00
Mauritania 20,850.00
Mongolia 17,700.00
Zambia 16,100.00
Ghana 15,500.00
Djibouti 13,450.00
Congo, Rep. 12,000.00
Nicaragua 12,000.00
Moldova 6,150.00
Papua New Guinea 3,600.00
Timor-Leste 2,200.00
Lesotho 2,000.00
Cabo Verde 1,200.00
Djibouti Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 13,450.00 3.46%
2017 13,000.00 -0.76%
2016 13,100.00 1.16%
2015 12,950.00 0.00%
2014 12,950.00 0.00%
2013 12,950.00 0.00%
2012 12,950.00 0.00%
2011 12,950.00 0.00%
2010 12,950.00 0.00%
2009 12,950.00 -0.38%
2008 13,000.00 8.33%
2007 12,000.00 -7.69%
2005 13,000.00 18.18%
2004 11,000.00 -10.57%
2003 12,300.00 0.00%
2002 12,300.00 -2.38%
2001 12,600.00 0.00%
2000 12,600.00 0.00%
1999 12,600.00 0.00%
1998 12,600.00 0.00%
1997 12,600.00 0.00%
1996 12,600.00 0.00%
1995 12,600.00 57.50%
1994 8,000.00 0.00%
1993 8,000.00 0.00%
1992 8,000.00 166.67%
1991 3,000.00 -25.00%
1990 4,000.00 0.00%
1989 4,000.00 33.33%
1985 3,000.00 33.33%