Iran Military Size 1960-2024

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.
  • Iran military size for 2022 was 0.00, a NAN% decline from 2021.
  • Iran military size for 2021 was 0.00, a 100% decline from 2020.
  • Iran military size for 2020 was 650,000.00, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • Iran military size for 2019 was 650,000.00, a 0% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Azerbaijan 0.00
Colombia 0.00
Gabon 0.00
Jordan 0.00
North Macedonia 0.00
Romania 0.00
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American Samoa 0.00
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Fiji 0.00
Jamaica 0.00
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Paraguay 0.00
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Iraq 0.00
Mexico 0.00
Peru 0.00
Tonga 0.00
Albania 0.00
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Algeria 0.00
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Maldives 0.00
Nauru 0.00
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Belize 0.00
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Guyana 0.00
St. Lucia 0.00
Namibia 0.00
Thailand 0.00
South Africa 0.00
Belarus 0.00
Dominica 0.00
Guatemala 0.00
Libya 0.00
Malaysia 0.00
Suriname 0.00
Samoa 0.00
Bosnia 0.00
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Iran Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2022 0.00 nan%
2021 0.00 -100.00%
2020 650,000.00 0.00%
2019 650,000.00 0.00%
2018 650,000.00 15.45%
2017 563,000.00 0.00%
2016 563,000.00 0.00%
2015 563,000.00 0.00%
2014 563,000.00 0.00%
2013 563,000.00 0.00%
2012 563,000.00 0.00%
2011 563,000.00 0.00%
2010 563,000.00 0.00%
2009 563,000.00 0.00%
2008 563,000.00 0.00%
2007 563,000.00 -3.76%
2006 585,000.00 0.00%
2005 585,000.00 27.17%
2004 460,000.00 -20.69%
2003 580,000.00 3.57%
2002 560,000.00 1.27%
2001 553,000.00 -26.56%
2000 753,000.00 -4.15%
1999 785,600.00 -4.20%
1998 820,000.00 -5.53%
1997 868,000.00 0.58%
1996 863,000.00 13.11%
1995 763,000.00 44.51%
1994 528,000.00 0.00%
1993 528,000.00 0.00%
1992 528,000.00 13.55%
1991 465,000.00 5.68%
1990 440,000.00 -27.15%
1989 604,000.00 inf%
1988 0.00 nan%
1987 0.00 nan%
1986 0.00 -100.00%
1985 610,000.00 inf%
1984 0.00 nan%
1983 0.00 nan%
1982 0.00 nan%
1981 0.00 nan%
1980 0.00 nan%
1979 0.00 nan%
1978 0.00 nan%
1977 0.00 nan%
1976 0.00 nan%
1975 0.00 nan%
1974 0.00 nan%
1973 0.00 nan%
1972 0.00 nan%
1971 0.00 nan%
1970 0.00 nan%
1969 0.00 nan%
1968 0.00 nan%
1967 0.00 nan%
1966 0.00 nan%
1965 0.00 nan%
1964 0.00 nan%
1963 0.00 nan%
1962 0.00 nan%
1961 0.00 nan%
1960 0.00 nan%