Qatar

Military:  QATAR

Military branches:

Qatari Emiri Land Force (QELF), Qatari Emiri Navy (QEN), Qatari Emiri Air Force (QEAF) (2013)

Military service age and obligation:

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription (2013)

Manpower available for military service:

males age 16-49: 389,487

females age 16-49: 165,572 (2010 est.)

Manpower fit for military service:

males age 16-49: 321,974

females age 16-49: 140,176 (2010 est.)

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually:

male: 6,429

female: 5,162 (2010 est.)

Military expenditures:

10% of GDP (2005 est.)

country comparison to the world: 2

Transnational Issues:  QATAR

Disputes - international:

none

Refugees and internally displaced persons:

stateless persons: 1,200 (2012)

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