Armed forces personnel - Nigeria



Armed forces personnel of Nigeria
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Nigeria is 0.31 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 143.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Nigeria is similar to that of South Africa, Uganda, Sweden, Ethiopia, Senegal, Libya, Togo, Bangladesh, Zambia, Cameroon with a respective Armed forces personnel of 0.33, 0.32, 0.32, 0.32, 0.31, 0.30, 0.30, 0.29, 0.28, 0.27 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148.10 years declineNigeria's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 25.0 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageNigeria had an average Armed forces personnel of 0.35 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Nigeria during the Great RecessionNigeria's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 7.97% during the Great RecessionNigeria since the end of the Great RecessionNigeria's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 8.13% since the end of the Great Recession
YearArmed forces personnel (% of total labor force) - Nigeria
19910.30
19920.24
19930.23
19940.24
19950.26
19960.25
19970.30
19980.29
19990.33
20000.27
20010.40
20020.40
20030.39
20040.38
20050.37
20060.36
20070.35
20080.34
20090.33
20100.33
20110.32
20120.31
Armed forces personnel of Nigeria
Country NameGlobal RankArmed forces personnel (% of total labor force)
South Africa1380.33
Uganda1390.32
Sweden1400.32
Ethiopia1410.32
Senegal1420.31
Nigeria1430.31
Libya1440.30
Togo1450.30
Bangladesh1460.29
Zambia1470.28
Cameroon1480.27
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators