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Personnel Size of the Defence Department in 1993 - 2014

Real numbers of persons in accordance with Czech Laws valid as of:

 

  • 1st January 2011 (observing the Czech Law No. 221/1999 Col., following updates made by the Czech Law No. 272/2009 Col.)

Categories of "Recruits" ("Men" - ranks of Private and Lance Corporal) and "Sergeants" ("NCO" - ranks of Corporal, Sergeant and Staff Sergeant) were re-established in observance of the Law.

The category of "Junior Officers" abandons the rank of "Lieutenant" and the category of "Warrant Officers" abandons "Master Sergeant" and "First Sergeant".

Year

Gen

SO

JO

WO

NCO

Men

PC

Unass

Soldiers Total

Civilians Total

MoD Total

2014

20

1981

3315

5875

6894

787

955

1184

21011

7530

28541

2013

18

2091

3376

6052

7375

1078

1067

676

21733

8288

30021

2012

22

2140

3319

6049

7399

1160

965

697

21751

8248

29999

Notes:

  • 1. Real numbers as of the 1st January of the given year without covered part of the Military Intelligence.
  • 2. Numbers include temporarily unassigned (both paid and not paid) female and male career soldiers.
  • 3. The category (column) of the "Preparatory Corps" includes candidates and other students of the defence department.
  • 4. Gen (Generals), SO (Senior Officers), JO (Junior Officers), WO (Warrant Officers), NCO (Non-Commissioned Officers), PC (Preparatory Corps), Unass (Unassigned).

     

Year

Gen

SO

JO

WO

NCO

Men

PC

Unass

Soldiers Total

Civilians Total

MoD TOTAL

2011

22

2258

3255

6082

7637

1118

937

952

22261

8303

30564

Notes:

  • 1. Real numbers as of the 1st January of the given year without covered part of the Military Intelligence.
  • 2. Numbers include temporarily unassigned (both paid and not paid) female and male career soldiers.
  • 3. The category of the "Preparatory Corps" includes candidates and other students of the defence department.
  • 4. Gen (Generals), SO (Senior Officers), JO (Junior Officers), WO (Warrant Officers), NCO (Non-Commissioned Officers), PC (Preparatory Corps), Unass (Unassigned).

     

  • Size between the 1st January 2000 and the 1st January 2010 (Czech Law No. 221/1999 Col.)

Year Gen SO JO WC SC PC Unass Soldiers Total Civilians Total MoD TOTAL Consc
2010 20 2286 3524 6969 8683 919 735 23136 9017 32153
2009 25 2464 3795 7363 8486 1341 629 24103 10575 34678
2008 26 2589 4022 7206 8619 1196 676 24334 11946 36280
2007 32 2674 4162 6834 8977 949 601 24229 13358 37587
2006 32 2679 4111 6641 7834 1333 480 23110 14971 38081
2005 32 2865 4157 6339 6879 1281 592 22145 17288 39433
2004 25 3244 4668 6552 4324 1409 833 21055 20808 41863 6359
2003 25 4153 5528 6489 3219 1507 328 21249 22675 43924 19783
2002 29 4531 6007 6428 2432 1200 20627 20888 41515 21235
2001 28 5700 7556 6607 2093 1200 23184 21157 44341 24955
2000 29 6888 7323 6744 1761 976 23721 21301 45022 31185

Notes:

  • 1. Real numbers as of the 1st January of the given year without covered part of the Military Intelligence.
  • 2. Numbers include temporarily unassigned (both paid and not paid) female and male career soldiers.
  • 3. The category of "Preparatory Corps" includes candidate officers, candidate warrant officers and other students of the defence department.
  • 4. Gen (Generals), SO (Senior Officers), JO (Junior Officers), WC (Warrant Corps), SC (Sergeant Corps), PC (Preparatory Corps), Unass (Unassigned), Consc (Conscripts).

     

  • Size between the 1st January 1993 and the 1st January 1999 (Czech Law No. 76/1959 Col.)

Year Gen OC WO NCO Soldiers Total Civilians Total MoD TOTAL Consc
1999 23 14671 7122 1150 22966 21481 44447 33281
1998 19 15341 7196 1203 23759 21797 45556 32942
1997 21 17323 7725 1271 26340 27060 53400 32174
1996 25 18965 7822 842 27654 26456 54110 36797
1995 30 21199 8488 696 30413 27726 58139 43178
1994 39 23592 9317 334 33282 23634 56916 54326
1993 49 27267 10625 108 38049 25286 63335 68630

Notes:

  • 1. Real numbers as of the 1st January of the given year without covered part of the Military Intelligence.
  • 2. Gen (Generals), OC (Officer Corps), WO (Warrant Officer Corps), NCO (Non-Commissioned Officer Corps), Consc (Conscripts).

Updated: February 4, 2014