Panam� Militares 2000
Ramas Militares: an amendment to the Constitution abolished the armed forces, but there are security forces (Panamanian Public Forces or PPF includes the National Police, National Maritime Service, and National Air Service)
Mano de obra militar - disponibilidad:
Mano de obra militar - apto para el servicio militar:
Gastos militares - figura del d�lar: $132 million (FY97)
Gastos militares - porcentages de PBI: 1.6% (FY97)
Militares - note: on 10 February 1990, the government of then President ENDARA abolished Panama's military and reformed the security apparatus by creating the Panamanian Public Forces; in October 1994, Panama's Legislative Assembly approved a constitutional amendment prohibiting the creation of a standing military force, but allowing the temporary establishment of special police units to counter acts of "external aggression"