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Members & ROAs

CIOR members and associates since 1948

CIOR currently has 34 members and associate members.

CIOR members

CIOR associates members

* Turkey recognizes the Republic of Macedonia with its constitutional name.

Albania

CIOR Status Member
Capital Tirana
Population 3,563,112
Size of Country (in square km) 28,748
Type of Government Emerging Democracy
Currency Lek
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Albanian, Greek, Vlach, Romani
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 44,000
Size of Reserves
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.49%

Belgium

CIOR Status Member
Capital Brussels
Population 10,364,388
Size of Country (in square km) 30,510
Type of Government Federal Parliamentary Deomcracy
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Dutch, French, German
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 39,420
Size of Reserves 100,500
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.3%

Bulgaria

CIOR Status Member
Capital Sofia
Population 7,450,359
Size of Country (in square km) 110,910
Type of Government Parliamentary Deomcracy
Currency Lev
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Bulgarian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 68,450
Size of Reserves 303,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.6%

Canada

CIOR Status Member
Capital Ottawa
Population 32,805,041
Size of Country (in square km) 9,984,670
Type of Government Constituional Monarchy
Currency Canadian Dollar
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) English, French, Other
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 67,000
Size of Reserves 26,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.14%

Croatia

CIOR Status Member
Capital Zagreb
Population 4,495,904
Size of Country (in square km) 56,542
Type of Government Presidential/Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Kuna
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Croatian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 17,000
Size of Reserves 46,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.39%

Czech Republic

CIOR Status Member
Capital Prague
Population 10,553,843
Size of Country (in square km) 78,866
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency CZK (Czech Koruna)
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Czech
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 25,000
Size of Reserves 11,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.03%

Denmark

CIOR Status Member
Capital Copenhagen
Population 5,432,335
Size of Country (in square km) 42,094
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Danish Krone
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Danish, Faroase, Greenlandic, German
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 22,700
Size of Reserves 64,900
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.5%

Estonia

CIOR Status Member
Capital Tallinn
Population 1,332,893
Size of Country (in square km) 43,094
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Estonian Kroon
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Estonia, Ukranian, Finish, Russian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 5,510
Size of Reserves 24,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2%

France

CIOR Status Member
Capital Paris
Population 60,656,178
Size of Country (in square km) 547,030
Type of Government Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) French
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 260,400
Size of Reserves 419,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.6%

Germany

CIOR Status Member
Capital Berlin
Population 82,431,390
Size of Country (in square km) 357,021
Type of Government Federal Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) German
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 296,000
Size of Reserves 390,300
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.5%

Greece

CIOR Status Member
Capital Athens
Population 10,668,354
Size of Country (in square km) 131,940
Type of Government Parliamentary Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Greek, English, French
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 177,600
Size of Reserves 291,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 4.3%

Hungary

CIOR Status Member
Capital Budapest
Population 10,005,000
Size of Country (in square km) 93,030
Type of Government Parliamentary Republic
Currency Forint
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Magyar
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 24,950
Size of Reserves 6,600
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.2%

Italy

CIOR Status Member
Capital Rome
Population 58,103,033
Size of Country (in square km) 301,230
Type of Government Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Italian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 216,800
Size of Reserves 65,200
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.8%

Latvia

CIOR Status Member
Capital Riga
Population 2,290,237
Size of Country (in square km) 64,589
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Lats
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Latvian, Russian, Lithuanian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 5,500
Size of Reserves 14,500
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.2%

Lithuania

CIOR Status Member
Capital Vilnius
Population 3,596,617
Size of Country (in square km) 65,200
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Litas
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Lithuanian, Russian, Polish
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 13,510
Size of Reserves 309,200
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.9%

Luxembourg

CIOR Status Member
Capital Luxembourg
Population 468,571
Size of Country (in square km) 2,586
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Luxembourgish, French, German
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 1500
Size of Reserves
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 0.9%

The Netherlands

CIOR Status Member
Capital Amsterdam
Population 16,407,491
Size of Country (in square km) 41,526
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Dutch, Frisian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 49,580
Size of Reserves
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.6%

Norway

CIOR Status Member
Capital Oslo
Population 4,593,041
Size of Country (in square km) 324,220
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Norwegian Krone
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Bokmal Norwegian, Nynorsk Norwegian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 26,200
Size of Reserves 219,00
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.9%

Poland

CIOR Status Member
Capital Warsaw
Population 38,635,144
Size of Country (in square km) 312,685
Type of Government Republic
Currency Zloty
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Polish
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 163,000
Size of Reserves 234,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.71%

Portugal

CIOR Status Member
Capital Lisbon
Population 10,566,212
Size of Country (in square km) 92,391
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Portuguese, Mirandese
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 43,600
Size of Reserves 210,930
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.3%

Romania

CIOR Status Member
Capital Bucharest
Population 22,329,977
Size of Country (in square km) 237,500
Type of Government Republic
Currency Romanian Leu
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Romanian, Hungary, German
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 99,200
Size of Reserves 130,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.47%

Slovenia

CIOR Status Member
Capital Ljubljana
Population 2,011,070
Size of Country (in square km) 20,273
Type of Government Parliamentary Democratic Republic
Currency Tolar
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Slovenian, Serbo-Croatian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 7,600
Size of Reserves 61,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.7%

Spain

CIOR Status Member
Capital Madrid
Population 40,341,462
Size of Country (in square km) 504,782
Type of Government Parliamentary Monarchy
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Castilian Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 177,950
Size of Reserves 328,500
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.2%

Turkey

CIOR Status Member
Capital Ankara
Population 69,660,559
Size of Country (in square km) 780,580
Type of Government Republican Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Turkish Lira
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Turk
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 515,000
Size of Reserves 378,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 5.3%

United Kingdom

CIOR Status Member
Capital London
Population 60,441,457
Size of Country (in square km) 224,820
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Pound Sterling
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) English, Welsh, Scottish form of Gaelic
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 210,000
Size of Reserves 57,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 2.4%

United States of America

CIOR Status Member
Capital Washington, DC
Population 309,987,318
Size of Country (in square km) 9,160,788
Type of Government Constitutionally-based Federal Republic
Currency US Dollar
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) English, Spanish, Other
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 1,421,668
Size of Reserves 848,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 4.7%

Austria

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Vienna
Population 8,184,691
Size of Country (in square km) 83,858
Type of Government Federal Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) German, Slovene, Croatian, Hungarian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 34,600
Size of Reserves 72,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 0.9%

Finland

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Helsinki
Population 5,223,442
Size of Country (in square km) 337,030
Type of Government Republic
Currency Euro
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Finnish, Swedish
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 32,250
Size of Reserves 485,400
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.25%

Slovakia

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Bratislava
Population 5,431,363
Size of Country (in square km) 48,845
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Slovak
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Slovak, Hungarian, Roma, Ukranian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 26,200
Size of Reserves 20,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.87%

Sweden

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Stockholm
Population 9,060,430
Size of Country (in square km) 48,845
Type of Government Constitutional Monarchy
Currency Swedish Krona
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Swedish
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 33,900
Size of Reserves 262,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1.5%

Switzerland

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Bern
Population 7,489,262
Size of Country (in square km) 41,290
Type of Government Confederation
Currency Swiss Franc
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) German, French, Italian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 3,500
Size of Reserves 200,00
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 1%

Macedonia

CIOR Status Associate
Capital Skopje
Population 2,045,262
Size of Country (in square km) 25,333
Type of Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency Denar
Language Spoken (Official & Significant) Macedonian, Albanian, Turkish, Roma, Serbian
Size of Military (Excluding Reserves) 12,000
Size of Reserves 48,000
Military Expenditure (% of GDP) 6%
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