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Malaysia Military 2008

Military branches: Malaysian Armed Forces (Angkatan Tentera Malaysia, ATM): Malaysian Army (Tentera Darat Malaysia), Royal Malaysian Navy (Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia, TLDM), Royal Malaysian Air Force (Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia, TUDM) (2008)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for voluntary military service (2005)
Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 6,440,338 females age 16-49: 6,280,826 (2008 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 5,374,006 females age 16-49: 5,316,865 (2008 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 260,725 female: 247,309 (2008 est.)
Military expenditures: 2.03% of GDP (2005 est.)

NOTE: The military information regarding Malaysia 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 Malaysia Military 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Malaysia Military 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.