German Federal Armed Forces workforce numbers in 2016, by troop type

Workforce numbers in the German Federal Armed Forces in 2016, by troop type

German Federal Armed Forces workforce numbers in 2016, by troop type This statistic shows the workforce numbers in the German Federal Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) in 2016, by troop type. As of May 2016, 59,640 men and women were serving in the standing army of the Bundeswehr.
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Workforce numbers in the German Federal Armed Forces in 2016, by troop type

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Troop typeNumber of soldiers
Standing army59,640
Basic armed forces41,554
Airforce28,242
Central medical service19,625
Navy16,081
Field service personnel6,889
Students at Bundeswehr universities4,125
Equipment*1,774
Infrastructure**939
Federal Ministry of Defence933
Departments subordinated to the Federal Ministry of Defence1,450
Troop typeNumber of soldiers
Standing army59,640
Basic armed forces41,554
Airforce28,242
Central medical service19,625
Navy16,081
Field service personnel6,889
Students at Bundeswehr universities4,125
Equipment*1,774
Infrastructure**939
Federal Ministry of Defence933
Departments subordinated to the Federal Ministry of Defence1,450
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This statistic shows the workforce numbers in the German Federal Armed Forces (Bundeswehr) in 2016, by troop type. As of May 2016, 59,640 men and women were serving in the standing army of the Bundeswehr.
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