Nicaragua



Flags of All Countries

Nicaragua Military 2005

Military branches: Army (includes Navy, Air Force)
Military service age and obligation: 17 years of age for voluntary military service (2001)
Manpower available for military service: males age 17-49: 1,309,970 (2005 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 17-49: 1,051,425 (2005 est.)
Manpower reaching military service age annually: males: 65,170 (2005 est.)
Military expenditures - dollar figure: $32.8 million (2004)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP: 0.7% (2004)

NOTE: The military information regarding Nicaragua on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Nicaragua Military 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Nicaragua Military 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.