Serbia Military Size 1989-2022

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.
  • Serbia military size for 2019 was 32,000.00, a 0.47% decline from 2018.
  • Serbia military size for 2018 was 32,150.00, a 0.47% increase from 2017.
  • Serbia military size for 2017 was 32,000.00, a 0.47% increase from 2016.
  • Serbia military size for 2016 was 31,850.00, a 13.14% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Number of People
China 2,535,000.00
Russia 1,454,000.00
Brazil 762,000.00
Iran 650,000.00
Turkey 512,000.00
Colombia 481,000.00
Thailand 455,000.00
Venezuela 343,000.00
Iraq 341,000.00
Mexico 328,000.00
Algeria 317,000.00
Peru 158,000.00
Belarus 155,000.00
Malaysia 136,000.00
Romania 126,000.00
Jordan 116,000.00
South Africa 90,000.00
Azerbaijan 82,000.00
Lebanon 80,000.00
Cuba 76,000.00
Dominican Republic 71,000.00
Kazakhstan 71,000.00
Armenia 49,000.00
Guatemala 43,000.00
Turkmenistan 42,000.00
Ecuador 42,000.00
Bulgaria 37,000.00
Serbia 32,000.00
Paraguay 29,000.00
Namibia 16,000.00
North Macedonia 16,000.00
Montenegro 12,000.00
Bosnia 11,000.00
Costa Rica 10,000.00
Botswana 9,000.00
Albania 8,000.00
Gabon 7,000.00
Jamaica 6,000.00
Fiji 4,000.00
Mauritius 3,000.00
Guyana 3,000.00
Belize 2,000.00
Suriname 2,000.00
Equatorial Guinea 1,000.00
Serbia Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2019 32,000.00 -0.47%
2018 32,150.00 0.47%
2017 32,000.00 0.47%
2016 31,850.00 13.14%
2015 28,150.00 0.00%
2014 28,150.00 0.00%
2013 28,150.00 0.00%
2012 28,150.00 0.00%
2011 28,150.00 -3.35%
2010 29,125.00 0.00%
2009 29,125.00 21.35%
2008 24,000.00 0.00%
2007 24,000.00 0.00%
2006 24,000.00 -78.18%
2005 110,000.00 0.00%
2004 110,000.00 0.73%
2003 109,200.00 -12.29%
2002 124,500.00 -37.28%
2001 198,500.00 46.28%
2000 135,700.00 -7.50%
1999 146,700.00 -3.61%
1998 152,200.00 0.00%
1997 152,200.00 0.20%
1996 151,900.00 -7.66%
1995 164,500.00 26.54%
1994 130,000.00 30.00%
1993 100,000.00 -27.01%
1992 137,000.00 -18.93%
1991 169,000.00 -6.11%
1990 180,000.00 -20.00%
1989 225,000.00 -20.00%