Lebanon 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.
  • Lebanon military size for 2018 was 80,000.00, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Lebanon military size for 2017 was 80,000.00, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Lebanon military size for 2016 was 80,000.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Lebanon military size for 2015 was 80,000.00, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Lebanon Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 80,000.00 0.00%
2017 80,000.00 0.00%
2016 80,000.00 0.00%
2015 80,000.00 0.00%
2014 80,000.00 0.00%
2013 80,000.00 0.00%
2012 80,000.00 0.00%
2011 80,000.00 1.14%
2010 79,100.00 0.00%
2009 79,100.00 4.08%
2008 76,000.00 0.00%
2007 76,000.00 0.00%
2006 76,000.00 -10.59%
2005 85,000.00 0.00%
2004 85,000.00 -0.12%
2003 85,100.00 0.35%
2002 84,800.00 0.00%
2001 84,800.00 10.70%
2000 76,600.00 -5.32%
1999 80,900.00 18.80%
1998 68,100.00 -7.47%
1997 73,600.00 9.20%
1996 67,400.00 7.32%
1995 62,800.00 25.60%
1994 50,000.00 35.14%
1993 37,000.00 0.00%
1992 37,000.00 2.78%
1991 36,000.00 0.00%
1990 36,000.00 100.00%
1989 18,000.00 3.45%
1985 17,400.00 3.45%