Military:  Vanuatu

Military branches:

no regular military forces; Vanuatu Police Force (VPF), Vanuatu Mobile Force (VMF; includes Police Maritime Wing (PMW)) (2013)

Manpower available for military service:

males age 16-49: 62,216 (2010 est.)

Manpower fit for military service:

males age 16-49: 43,331

females age 16-49: 44,927 (2010 est.)

Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually:

male: 2,323

female: 2,230 (2010 est.)

Military expenditures:


Transnational Issues:  Vanuatu

Disputes - international:

Matthew and Hunter Islands east of New Caledonia claimed by Vanuatu and France