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Active military personnel MENA 2019, by country

Number of active military personnel in the Middle East and North Africa in 2019, by country (in 1,000s)

by Amna Puri-Mirza, last edited Apr 9, 2019
Active military personnel MENA 2019, by country The statistic shows the number of active military personnel in the Middle East and North Africa as of 2019, ranked by country. In that year, Iran had an estimated active military personnel of 523 thousand, followed by Egypt with an estimated strength of 440 thousand soldiers. It is worth pointing out that the number of active military personnel in Algeria decreased from 520 thousand in 2018 to 130 thousand personnel as of 2019.
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Number of active military personnel in the Middle East and North Africa in 2019, by country (in 1,000s)

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