Mozambique Military Size 1985-2023

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.
  • Mozambique military size for 2019 was 11,000.00, a 1.79% decline from 2018.
  • Mozambique military size for 2018 was 11,200.00, a 1.82% increase from 2017.
  • Mozambique military size for 2017 was 11,000.00, a 1.79% decline from 2016.
  • Mozambique military size for 2016 was 11,200.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Democratic Republic of Congo 134,000.00
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Madagascar 22,000.00
Mali 21,000.00
Somalia 20,000.00
Senegal 19,000.00
Tajikistan 17,000.00
Malawi 15,000.00
Guinea 13,000.00
Benin 12,000.00
Burkina Faso 11,000.00
Mozambique 11,000.00
Central African Republic 10,000.00
Togo 10,000.00
Niger 10,000.00
Sierra Leone 9,000.00
Guinea-Bissau 4,000.00
Gambia 4,000.00
Liberia 2,000.00
Haiti 1,000.00
Mozambique Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2019 11,000.00 -1.79%
2018 11,200.00 1.82%
2017 11,000.00 -1.79%
2016 11,200.00 0.00%
2015 11,200.00 0.00%
2014 11,200.00 0.00%
2013 11,200.00 0.00%
2012 11,200.00 0.00%
2011 11,200.00 0.00%
2010 11,200.00 0.00%
2009 11,200.00 1.82%
2008 11,000.00 0.00%
2007 11,000.00 0.00%
2006 11,000.00 0.00%
2005 11,000.00 0.00%
2004 11,000.00 34.15%
2003 8,200.00 -25.45%
2002 11,000.00 0.00%
2001 11,000.00 80.33%
2000 6,100.00 0.00%
1999 6,100.00 0.00%
1998 6,100.00 0.00%
1997 6,100.00 -44.55%
1996 11,000.00 -8.33%
1995 12,000.00 9.09%
1994 11,000.00 -78.00%
1993 50,000.00 0.00%
1992 50,000.00 -23.08%
1991 65,000.00 0.00%
1990 65,000.00 0.00%
1989 65,000.00 311.39%
1985 15,800.00 311.39%