Indonesia 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.
  • Indonesia military size for 2018 was 675,500.00, a 0.07% decline from 2017.
  • Indonesia military size for 2017 was 676,000.00, a 0.07% increase from 2016.
  • Indonesia military size for 2016 was 675,500.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Indonesia military size for 2015 was 675,500.00, a 0.15% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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
Nicaragua 12,000.00
Congo, Rep. 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
Indonesia Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 675,500.00 -0.07%
2017 676,000.00 0.07%
2016 675,500.00 0.00%
2015 675,500.00 -0.15%
2014 676,500.00 0.00%
2013 676,500.00 0.00%
2012 676,500.00 0.00%
2011 676,500.00 16.24%
2010 582,000.00 0.00%
2009 582,000.00 0.00%
2008 582,000.00 0.00%
2007 582,000.00 0.00%
2006 582,000.00 0.00%
2005 582,000.00 0.00%
2004 582,000.00 17.10%
2003 497,000.00 1.02%
2002 492,000.00 0.00%
2001 492,000.00 0.00%
2000 492,000.00 -1.40%
1999 499,000.00 0.00%
1998 499,000.00 3.10%
1997 484,000.00 -0.25%
1996 485,200.00 5.36%
1995 460,500.00 64.46%
1994 280,000.00 3.32%
1993 271,000.00 -4.24%
1992 283,000.00 1.80%
1991 278,000.00 -1.77%
1990 283,000.00 -0.70%
1989 285,000.00 2.48%
1985 278,100.00 2.48%