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Dominican Republic Military 2008

Military branches: Army, Navy, Air Force (Fuerza Aerea Dominicana, FAD) (2007)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for voluntary military service (2007)
Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 2,440,203 females age 16-49: 2,326,694 (2008 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 2,020,490 females age 16-49: 1,883,875 (2008 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 96,971 female: 93,116 (2008 est.)
Military expenditures: 0.8% of GDP (2006)

NOTE: The military information regarding Dominican Republic on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Dominican Republic Military 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Dominican Republic Military 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.