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Denmark Military 2005

Military branches: Royal Danish Army, Royal Danish Navy, Royal Danish Air Force, Home Guard (Hjemmevaernet)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for compulsory and volunteer military service; conscripts serve an initial training period that varies from 4 to 12 months according to specialization; reservists are assigned to mobilization units following completion of their conscript service (2004)
Manpower available for military service: males age 18-49: 1,175,108 (2005 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 18-49: 955,168 (2005 est.)
Manpower reaching military service age annually: males: 31,317 (2005 est.)
Military expenditures - dollar figure: $3,271.6 million (2003)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP: 1.5% (2004)

NOTE: The military information regarding Denmark 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 Denmark Military 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Denmark Military 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.