Latvia Military Size 1992-2022

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.
  • Latvia military size for 2019 was 6,000.00, a 13.04% decline from 2018.
  • Latvia military size for 2018 was 6,900.00, a 15% increase from 2017.
  • Latvia military size for 2017 was 6,000.00, a 12.99% increase from 2016.
  • Latvia military size for 2016 was 5,310.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Number of People
United States 1,388,000.00
South Korea 613,000.00
Italy 342,000.00
France 304,000.00
Japan 261,000.00
Saudi Arabia 252,000.00
Spain 199,000.00
Poland 189,000.00
Germany 184,000.00
Israel 178,000.00
United Kingdom 149,000.00
Greece 147,000.00
Chile 122,000.00
Argentina 103,000.00
Canada 72,000.00
UAE 63,000.00
Australia 59,000.00
Singapore 59,000.00
Portugal 52,000.00
Oman 47,000.00
Netherlands 41,000.00
Hungary 40,000.00
Lithuania 37,000.00
Panama 28,000.00
Finland 27,000.00
Belgium 26,000.00
Kuwait 25,000.00
Czech Republic 25,000.00
Norway 23,000.00
Austria 22,000.00
Qatar 22,000.00
Uruguay 22,000.00
Switzerland 20,000.00
Bahrain 19,000.00
Croatia 18,000.00
Slovak Republic 16,000.00
Cyprus 16,000.00
Denmark 15,000.00
Sweden 15,000.00
Ireland 9,000.00
New Zealand 9,000.00
Brunei 8,000.00
Estonia 7,000.00
Slovenia 7,000.00
Latvia 6,000.00
Trinidad and Tobago 5,000.00
Malta 2,000.00
Bahamas 2,000.00
Luxembourg 1,000.00
Barbados 1,000.00
Antigua and Barbuda 0.00
Iceland 0.00
Seychelles 0.00
Latvia Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2019 6,000.00 -13.04%
2018 6,900.00 15.00%
2017 6,000.00 12.99%
2016 5,310.00 0.00%
2015 5,310.00 0.00%
2014 5,310.00 0.00%
2013 5,310.00 0.00%
2012 5,310.00 -0.75%
2011 5,350.00 16.30%
2010 4,600.00 -19.93%
2009 5,745.00 14.90%
2008 5,000.00 -70.59%
2007 17,000.00 0.00%
2006 17,000.00 240.00%
2005 5,000.00 0.00%
2004 5,000.00 -38.27%
2003 8,100.00 -6.90%
2002 8,700.00 -13.00%
2001 10,000.00 17.65%
2000 8,500.00 -10.05%
1999 9,450.00 8.87%
1998 8,680.00 7.16%
1997 8,100.00 -34.15%
1996 12,300.00 8.85%
1995 11,300.00 88.33%
1994 6,000.00 20.00%
1993 5,000.00 0.00%
1992 5,000.00 0.00%