Uruguay 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.
  • Uruguay military size for 2018 was 22,100.00, a 0.45% increase from 2017.
  • Uruguay military size for 2017 was 22,000.00, a 13.56% decline from 2016.
  • Uruguay military size for 2016 was 25,450.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Uruguay military size for 2015 was 25,450.00, a 0% increase 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
Uruguay Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 22,100.00 0.45%
2017 22,000.00 -13.56%
2016 25,450.00 0.00%
2015 25,450.00 0.00%
2014 25,450.00 0.00%
2013 25,450.00 0.00%
2012 25,450.00 0.00%
2011 25,450.00 0.04%
2010 25,439.00 0.00%
2009 25,439.00 -1.78%
2008 25,900.00 0.00%
2007 25,900.00 3.93%
2005 24,920.00 0.00%
2004 24,920.00 0.08%
2003 24,900.00 0.40%
2002 24,800.00 0.00%
2001 24,800.00 0.81%
2000 24,600.00 -7.24%
1999 26,520.00 0.00%
1998 26,520.00 1.80%
1997 26,050.00 -1.77%
1996 26,520.00 0.08%
1995 26,500.00 6.00%
1994 25,000.00 0.00%
1993 25,000.00 0.00%
1992 25,000.00 0.00%
1991 25,000.00 0.00%
1990 25,000.00 -7.41%
1989 27,000.00 -15.36%
1985 31,900.00 -15.36%