Democratic People's Republic of Korea is being the top country by armed forces personnel, % of labor force in the world. As of 2014, armed forces personnel, % of labor force in Democratic People's Republic of Korea was 9 % of total labor force. The top 5 countries also includes Eritrea, Jordan, Syrian Arab Republic, and Israel.
Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces. Labor force comprises all people who meet the International Labour Organization's definition of the economically active population.