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Denmark Military 2007

Military branches: Defense Command: Army Operational Command, Admiral Danish Fleet, Island Command Greenland, Tactical Air Command (2006)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary 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; women eligible to volunteer for military service (2004)
Manpower available for military service: males age 18-49: 1,175,108 females age 18-49: 1,150,627 (2005 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 18-49: 955,168 females age 18-49: 935,643 (2005 est.)
Manpower reaching military service age annually: males age 18-49: 31,317 females age 18-49: 29,558 (2005 est.)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP: 1.5% (2006; 1.28% 2007 est.; 1.24% 2008 projected)

NOTE: The military information regarding Denmark on this page is re-published from the 2007 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Denmark Military 2007 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Denmark Military 2007 should be addressed to the CIA.