List Of Top 50 Strongest Militaries in The World 2020

This is a list of top 50 strongest militaries in the world as of 2020. Factors considered in the ranking include total military personnel, population of the country, reserve personnel, active military personnel, military equipment totals, budget allocated for defence, human resource, and the firepower owned by the countries.

First World, Second World, and Third World statuses were also taken into account when coming up with the list. Geographical factors, logistical flexibility, natural resources, and local industry also influenced the final ranking.

The United States military still remains the strongest in the world as Russia and China maintain the second and third positions respectively. Egypt’s military is the strongest in Africa ranking at number 12 worldwide according to the latest research by Global Firepower.

List Of Top 50 Strongest Militaries in The World 2020

 

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Country

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PowerIndex Score

1

United States

0.0615

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2

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Russia

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0.0639

3

China

0.0673

4

India

0.1065

5

France

0.1584

6

Japan

0.1707

7

South Korea

0.1761

8

United Kingdom

0.1797

9

Turkey

0.2089

10

Germany

0.2097

11

Italy

0.2227

12

Egypt

0.2283

13

Brazil

0.2487

14

Iran

0.2606

15

Pakistan

0.2798

16

Indonesia

0.2804

17

Israel

0.2964

18

North Korea

0.3274

19

Australia

0.3277

20

Spain

0.3921

21

Canada

0.3941

22

Taiwan

0.3956

23

Vietnam

0.3988

24

Poland

0.4059

25

Saudi Arabia

0.4286

26

​​ Thailand

0.4302

27

Algeria

0.4551

28

Greece

0.4955

29

Ukraine

0.5082

30

Czech Republic

0.5119

31

Sweden

0.5263

32

South Africa

0.5405

33

Switzerland

0.5459

34

Mexico

0.5574

35

Netherlands

0.6063

36

Norway

0.6103

37

Myanmar

0.6162

38

Argentina

0.6274

39

Belarus

0.6418

40

Romania

0.6461

41

Malaysia

0.6523

42

Peru

0.6841

43

Venezuela

0.6931

44

Nigeria

0.7001

45

Bangladesh

0.7156

46

Colombia

0.7157

47

Ethiopia

7361

48

Uzbekistan

0.7365

49

Bulgaria

0.7525

50

Syria

0.7644

 

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