Algeria 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.
  • Algeria military size for 2018 was 317,000.00, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Algeria military size for 2017 was 317,000.00, a 0.06% decline from 2016.
  • Algeria military size for 2016 was 317,200.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Algeria military size for 2015 was 317,200.00, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Number of People
China 2,695,000.00
Russia 1,454,000.00
Brazil 761,500.00
Iran 650,000.00
Turkey 512,200.00
Colombia 481,200.00
Thailand 454,850.00
Mexico 348,000.00
Venezuela 343,000.00
Iraq 336,000.00
Algeria 317,000.00
Peru 158,000.00
Belarus 155,350.00
Malaysia 136,000.00
Romania 126,600.00
Jordan 101,500.00
South Africa 89,650.00
Azerbaijan 81,950.00
Lebanon 80,000.00
Cuba 76,000.00
Dominican Republic 71,050.00
Kazakhstan 71,000.00
Armenia 48,800.00
Guatemala 43,050.00
Turkmenistan 41,500.00
Ecuador 41,250.00
Bulgaria 36,950.00
Serbia 32,150.00
Paraguay 28,950.00
North Macedonia 16,000.00
Namibia 15,900.00
Montenegro 12,350.00
Bosnia 10,500.00
Costa Rica 10,000.00
Albania 9,000.00
Botswana 9,000.00
Gabon 6,700.00
Jamaica 5,950.00
Fiji 4,040.00
Guyana 3,400.00
Mauritius 3,000.00
Suriname 1,840.00
Belize 1,500.00
Equatorial Guinea 1,450.00
Algeria Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 317,000.00 0.00%
2017 317,000.00 -0.06%
2016 317,200.00 0.00%
2015 317,200.00 0.00%
2014 317,200.00 0.00%
2013 317,200.00 0.00%
2012 317,200.00 0.00%
2011 317,200.00 0.00%
2010 317,200.00 -5.09%
2009 334,200.00 0.06%
2008 334,000.00 0.00%
2007 334,000.00 0.00%
2006 334,000.00 4.70%
2005 319,000.00 0.31%
2004 318,000.00 3.01%
2003 308,700.00 -2.89%
2002 317,900.00 4.16%
2001 305,200.00 0.00%
2000 305,200.00 0.66%
1999 303,200.00 13.05%
1998 268,200.00 -0.74%
1997 270,200.00 63.86%
1996 164,900.00 1.23%
1995 162,900.00 29.29%
1994 126,000.00 0.00%
1993 126,000.00 0.00%
1992 126,000.00 0.00%
1991 126,000.00 0.00%
1990 126,000.00 0.00%
1989 126,000.00 -25.88%
1985 170,000.00 -25.88%