Guinea 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.
  • Guinea military size for 2018 was 12,700.00, a 2.31% decline from 2017.
  • Guinea military size for 2017 was 13,000.00, a 5.69% increase from 2016.
  • Guinea military size for 2016 was 12,300.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Guinea military size for 2015 was 12,300.00, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Ethiopia 138,000.00
Congo, Dem. Rep. 134,250.00
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Tanzania 28,000.00
Madagascar 21,500.00
Mali 21,000.00
Yemen 20,000.00
Somalia 19,800.00
Senegal 18,600.00
Tajikistan 16,800.00
Malawi 14,700.00
Guinea 12,700.00
Benin 12,250.00
Burkina Faso 11,200.00
Mozambique 11,200.00
Niger 10,300.00
Central African Republic 10,150.00
Togo 9,550.00
Sierra Leone 8,500.00
Guinea-Bissau 4,450.00
Liberia 2,100.00
Gambia 800.00
Haiti 500.00
Guinea Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 12,700.00 -2.31%
2017 13,000.00 5.69%
2016 12,300.00 0.00%
2015 12,300.00 0.00%
2014 12,300.00 0.00%
2013 12,300.00 0.00%
2012 12,300.00 0.00%
2011 12,300.00 -36.27%
2010 19,300.00 0.00%
2009 19,300.00 1.58%
2008 19,000.00 0.00%
2007 19,000.00 46.15%
2005 13,000.00 18.18%
2004 11,000.00 -10.57%
2003 12,300.00 -36.27%
2002 19,300.00 11.56%
2001 17,300.00 -10.36%
2000 19,300.00 0.00%
1999 19,300.00 0.00%
1998 19,300.00 0.00%
1997 19,300.00 0.00%
1996 19,300.00 0.00%
1995 19,300.00 60.83%
1994 12,000.00 -20.00%
1993 15,000.00 0.00%
1992 15,000.00 0.00%
1991 15,000.00 0.00%
1990 15,000.00 0.00%
1989 15,000.00 51.52%
1985 9,900.00 51.52%