Publication: The Military Balance 2014
05 February 2014
The Military Balance 2014, the annual assessment of the military capabilities and defence economics of 171 countries worldwide, was launched on Wednesday 5th February 2014.
Features in The Military Balance 2014:
Essays on developments in armed conflict, unmanned systems and the cyber domain; a graphics section of comparative defence statistics, including headline figures for defence economics and inventory holdings, and selected trends in land, sea, air and defence industry; regional and select country analyses covering major defence developments: featured texts in 2014 include Brazil, China, Ethiopia, France, Russia, Algeria, and the United States, among others; detailed entries showing each country’s military organisation, personnel numbers, equipment inventories, and relevant economic and demographic data; additional data-sets detailing selected arms orders, military exercises and deployments, as well as comparative defence expenditure and personnel data.