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    Netherlands Military - 2005

      Military branches:
      Royal Netherlands Army, Royal Netherlands Navy (includes Naval Air Service and Marine Corps), Royal Netherlands Air Force (Koninklijke Luchtmacht, KLu), Royal Constabulary, Defense Interservice Command (DICO) (2004)

      Military manpower - military age and obligation:
      20 years of age for an all-volunteer force (2004)

      Military manpower - availability:
      males age 20-49: 3,557,918 (2005 est.)

      Military manpower - fit for military service:
      males age 20-49: 2,856,691 (2005 est.)

      Military manpower - reaching military age annually:
      males: 99,934 (2005 est.)

      Military expenditures - dollar figure:
      $9.408 billion (2004)

      Military expenditures - percent of GDP:
      1.6% (2004)

      NOTE: The information regarding Netherlands on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Netherlands Military 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Netherlands Military 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.

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