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Rwanda Military 2017
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SOURCE: 2017 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Rwanda Military 2017
SOURCE: 2017 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on January 12, 2017

Military branches:
Rwanda Defense Force (RDF): Rwanda Army (Rwanda Land Force), Rwanda Air Force (Force Aerienne Rwandaise, FAR) (2013)

Military service age and obligation:
18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; Rwandan citizenship is required, as is a 9th-grade education for enlisted recruits and an A-level certificate for officer candidates; enlistment is either as contract (5-years, renewable twice) or career; retirement (for officers and senior NCOs) after 20 years of service or at 40-60 years of age (2012)

Military expenditures:
1.12% of GDP (2012) 1.19% of GDP (2011) 1.12% of GDP (2010)
country comparison to the world: 91
[see also: Military expenditures country ranks ]


NOTE: The information regarding Rwanda on this page is re-published from the 2017 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Rwanda Military 2017 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Rwanda Military 2017 should be addressed to the CIA.




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