Bangladesh: Defence Forces

[Note: This information derives primarily from the 1995 edition of the CIA World Factbook.]


Army, Navy, Air Force

paramilitary forces

Manpower availability

males age 15-49 33,039,035; males fit for military service 19,607,817 (1995 est.)

Defense expenditures

exchange rate conversion - $448 million, 1.7% of GDP (FY93/94)

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