Ukraine 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.
  • Ukraine military size for 2018 was 297,000.00, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Ukraine military size for 2017 was 297,000.00, a 1.71% increase from 2016.
  • Ukraine military size for 2016 was 292,000.00, a 14.06% increase from 2015.
  • Ukraine military size for 2015 was 256,000.00, a 25.49% increase 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
Ukraine Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 297,000.00 0.00%
2017 297,000.00 1.71%
2016 292,000.00 14.06%
2015 256,000.00 25.49%
2014 204,000.00 67.90%
2013 121,500.00 -43.45%
2012 214,850.00 0.00%
2011 214,850.00 0.01%
2010 214,825.00 0.00%
2009 214,825.00 -0.08%
2008 215,000.00 0.00%
2007 215,000.00 0.00%
2006 215,000.00 -21.25%
2005 273,000.00 0.74%
2004 271,000.00 -32.75%
2003 403,000.00 -2.84%
2002 414,800.00 -1.19%
2001 419,800.00 -0.14%
2000 420,400.00 -1.78%
1999 428,000.00 -4.76%
1998 449,400.00 -0.88%
1997 453,400.00 -2.87%
1996 466,800.00 -9.97%
1995 518,500.00 48.14%
1994 350,000.00 -7.89%
1993 380,000.00 -11.63%
1992 430,000.00 -11.63%