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Greece ranks 33rd in 2020 Military Strength Ranking

Greece ranked 33 out of 138 countries in an annual list of states with the biggest potential military strength, compiled by military webpage Global Firepower.

For 2020, Greece is ranked 33 of 138 out of the countries considered for the annual GFP review. It holds a Power Index “PwrIndx* rating of 0.5311 (0.0000 considered ‘perfect’).

According to data collected by Global Firepower, Greece’s Military Strength consists of:

Defense Budget is given as 4,844,000,000 USD (rank 45/138)

The webpage says that “growing tensions with neighboring Turkey have placed the Greek military on notice heading into 2020.”

The first ten positions of the 2020 Military Strength rankings are occupied by the US, Russia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, France, the United Kingdom, Egypt and Brazil.

They are followed by Turkey, Italy, Germany, Iran and Pakistan.

Both Greece and Turkey are marked with “neutral” trend indicating neither “rise” nor “fall” compared to the previous year.

According to the website, the finalized Global Firepower ranking utilizes over 50 individual factors to determine a given nation’s PowerIndex (‘PwrIndx’) score with categories ranging from military might and financials to logistical capability and geography.

Global Firepower uses a unique formula allowing for smaller, more technologically-advanced, nations to compete with larger, lesser-developed ones and special modifiers, in the form of bonuses and penalties.

For other countries, check with global firepower list of rankings.

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