Bahamas The Military - 2021


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Military and security forces

Royal Bahamas Defense Force: includes land, air, maritime elements (2021)

Military and security service personnel strengths

the Royal Bahamas Defense Force (RBDF) has approximately 1,500 total personnel (2021)

Military equipment inventories and acquisitions

most of the RBDF's major equipment inventory is supplied by the Netherlands (2020)

Military service age and obligation

18 years of age for voluntary male and female service; no conscription (2012)

NOTE: The information regarding Bahamas The on this page is re-published from the 2021 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Bahamas The 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Bahamas The 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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