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579. Military Personnel on Active Duty, by Location

[In thousands (2,051 represents 2,051,000). As of end of fiscal year; thereafter, as of end of fiscal year; see text, Section 9]

 
      Item 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
 
Total 2,051 2,083 2,109 2,123 2,138 2,151 2,169 2,174 2,138 2,130 2,044 1,986 1,807 1,705 1,611 1,518 1,472 1,439 1,407
 
Shore-based 1 1,840 1,869 1,880 1,889 1,908 1,920 1,929 1,928 1,891 1,884 1,794 1,743 1,589 1,505 1,431 1,351 1,317 1,294 1,267
Afloat 2 211 214 229 234 230 231 240 246 248 246 252 243 218 200 180 167 155 145 140
United States 3 1,562 1,581 1,580 1,604 1,628 1,636 1,644 1,650 1,598 1,620 1,437 1,539 1,463 1,397 1,324 1,280 1,231 1,211 1,147
Foreign countries 488 502 528 519 510 516 526 524 541 510 609 448 344 308 287 238 240 227 260





1 Includes Navy personnel temporarily on shore.
2 Includes Marine Corps. 3 Includes outlying areas.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Defense, Selected Manpower Statistics, annual; and unpublished data. http://web1.whs.osd.mil/mmid/pubs.htm



http://www.allcountries.org/uscensus/579_military_personnel_on_active_duty_by.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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