Pakistan Military and Security

  • 3.56% of GDP (2016)
    3.54% of GDP (2015)
    3.48% of GDP (2014)
    3.47% of GDP (2013)
    3.48% of GDP (2012)
    country comparison to the world: 19
    Pakistan Army (includes National Guard), Pakistan Navy (includes Maritime Security Agency), Pakistan Air Force (Pakistan Fiza’ya) (2015)
    16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; women serve in all three armed forces; reserve obligation to age 45 for enlisted men, age 50 for officers (2017)
  • Source: CIA – The World Factbook