Latin America & Caribbean 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.
  • Latin America & Caribbean military size for 2022 was 0.00, a NAN% decline from 2021.
  • Latin America & Caribbean military size for 2021 was 0.00, a 100% decline from 2020.
  • Latin America & Caribbean military size for 2020 was 2,740,000.00, a 1.72% decline from 2019.
  • Latin America & Caribbean military size for 2019 was 2,788,000.00, a 0.58% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Number of People
South Asia 0.00
OECD members 0.00
North America 0.00
Latin America & Caribbean 0.00
European Union 0.00
Euro Area 0.00
East Asia & Pacific 0.00
World 0.00
Sub-Saharan Africa 0.00
Latin America & Caribbean Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2022 0.00 nan%
2021 0.00 -100.00%
2020 2,740,000.00 -1.72%
2019 2,788,000.00 -0.58%
2018 2,804,200.00 1.75%
2017 2,756,000.00 2.74%
2016 2,682,630.00 0.94%
2015 2,657,600.00 1.36%
2014 2,621,950.00 5.53%
2013 2,484,593.00 0.55%
2012 2,470,964.00 0.95%
2011 2,447,597.00 0.12%
2010 2,444,776.00 0.00%
2009 2,444,776.00 1.90%
2008 2,399,300.00 -0.61%
2007 2,413,940.00 5.62%
2006 2,285,440.00 10.04%
2005 2,076,830.00 0.48%
2004 2,066,830.00 -3.27%
2003 2,136,700.00 1.12%
2002 2,113,000.00 0.08%
2001 2,111,400.00 0.78%
2000 2,095,000.00 0.82%
1999 2,077,880.00 -1.18%
1998 2,102,720.00 -1.19%
1997 2,127,990.00 -0.39%
1996 2,136,220.00 1.03%
1995 2,114,500.00 52.45%
1994 1,387,000.00 -3.88%
1993 1,443,000.00 0.00%
1992 1,443,000.00 -7.68%
1991 1,563,000.00 -1.51%
1990 1,587,000.00 -0.38%
1989 1,593,000.00 inf%
1988 0.00 nan%
1987 0.00 nan%
1986 0.00 -100.00%
1985 1,357,400.00 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%