(measure: percent; Source: International Institute for Strategic Studies)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Armed forces personnel, percent of the labor force
, 1990 - 2018:
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1990 to 2018. The average value for Brazil during that period was 0.74 percent with a minimum of 0.44 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 0.98 percent in 1995.
The latest value from 2018 is 0.72 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 162
countries is 1.23 percent.
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Definition: Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.