Statistics on women in NATO forces are compiled on the basis of figures provided by each NATO country (except Iceland, which has no armed forces) in the Annual Review of Women in NATO’s Armed Forces. Total force numbers include conscripts. Figures for 2001 are provisional.
Female personnel force strengths
The above statistics are from the 2000 Chart of Armed Conflict, published in The Military Balance 2000-2001 by the London-based International Institute for Strategic Studies. Data are assessed as correct as of 30 June 2000.
Selected past non-United Nations peacekeeping operations