Trinidad and Tobago



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Trinidad and Tobago Military 2008

Military branches: Trinidad and Tobago Defense Force (TTDF): Trinidad and Tobago Regiment, Coast Guard, Air Guard (2008)
Military service age and obligation: 18 years of age for voluntary military service (16 years of age with parental consent); no conscription (2008)
Manpower available for military service: males age 16-49: 301,561 females age 16-49: 264,225 (2008 est.)
Manpower fit for military service: males age 16-49: 215,310 females age 16-49: 180,526 (2008 est.)
Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually: male: 8,671 female: 8,153 (2008 est.)
Military expenditures: 0.3% of GDP (2006)

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