Benin Defense Forces - 1991
SOURCE: 1991 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Branches: People's Armed Forces (including Army, Navy, Air Force), National Gendarmerie, People's Militia, Presidential Guard
Manpower availability: eligible 15-49, 2,089,646; of the 991,278 males 15-49, 507,482 are fit for military service; of the 1,098,368 females 15-49, 554,454 are fit for military service; about 57,106 males and 55,297 females reach military age (18) annually; both sexes are liable for military service
Defense expenditures: $38 million, 2.3% of GDP (1988)
NOTE: The information regarding Benin on this page is re-published from the 1991 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Benin Defense Forces 1991 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Benin Defense Forces 1991 should be addressed to the CIA.