Croatia Military Size 1992-2021

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.
  • Croatia military size for 2018 was 18,200.00, a 1.11% increase from 2017.
  • Croatia military size for 2017 was 18,000.00, a 2.96% decline from 2016.
  • Croatia military size for 2016 was 18,550.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Croatia military size for 2015 was 18,550.00, a 5.12% 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
Croatia Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 18,200.00 1.11%
2017 18,000.00 -2.96%
2016 18,550.00 0.00%
2015 18,550.00 -5.12%
2014 19,550.00 0.00%
2013 19,550.00 0.00%
2012 19,550.00 -9.49%
2011 21,600.00 0.00%
2010 21,600.00 0.00%
2009 21,600.00 -1.82%
2008 22,000.00 4.76%
2007 21,000.00 0.00%
2006 21,000.00 -32.26%
2005 31,000.00 3.33%
2004 30,000.00 -2.60%
2003 30,800.00 -49.51%
2002 61,000.00 -10.69%
2001 68,300.00 -32.38%
2000 101,000.00 0.00%
1999 101,000.00 5.01%
1998 96,180.00 -1.86%
1997 98,000.00 -6.40%
1996 104,700.00 -30.20%
1995 150,000.00 114.29%
1994 70,000.00 -12.50%
1993 80,000.00 -22.33%
1992 103,000.00 -22.33%