Deployment of U.S. troops in selected world regions 2018

This statistic shows the deployment of U.S. active-duty Military & Civilian personnel around the world as of December 2018, by selected regions. As of 31st December 2018, there were a total of 65,915 U.S. military personnel active in Europe.

Deployment of U.S. active-duty military & civilian personnel around the world in 2018, by selected regions*

U.S. and territories1,172,627713,386
East Asia and Pacific83,57210,243
North Africa, Near East and South Asia*8,3341,033
Western hemisphere2,1962,612
Sub-Saharan Africa52217
Former Soviet states14617
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Release date

January 2019



Survey time period

December 31, 2018

Supplementary notes

* Personnel deployed in ongoing operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria not included in values as not disclosed by the source.

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