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Portugal Military 2007
https://allcountries.org/wfb2007/portugal/portugal_military.html
SOURCE: 2007 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Military branches:
Army, Navy (Marinha Portuguesa; includes Marine Corps), Air Force (Forca Aerea Portuguesa, FAP), National Republican Guard (Guarda Nacional Republicana) (2005)

Military service age and obligation:
18 years of age for voluntary military service; compulsory military service ended in 2004; women serve in the armed forces, on naval ships since 1993, but are prohibited from serving in some combatant specialties (2005)

Manpower available for military service:
males age 18-49: 2,435,042
females age 18-49: 2,405,816 (2005 est.)

Manpower fit for military service:
males age 18-49: 1,952,819
females age 18-49: 1,977,264 (2005 est.)

Manpower reaching military service age annually:
males age 18-49: 67,189
females age 18-49: 60,626 (2005 est.)

Military expenditures - percent of GDP:
2.3% (2005 est.)


NOTE: The information regarding Portugal on this page is re-published from the 2007 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Portugal Military 2007 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Portugal Military 2007 should be addressed to the CIA.



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