The defense of Guyana encompasses (2009) 1,100 men recruited and is
organized in a battalion, five patrol boats and some small
aircraft. Semi-military security forces amount to 1,500 men.
The material is of varying origin. Defense costs decreased
in 1985-96 from 6.6% to 1.0% of GDP and were estimated to
remain at this level in 2007. To see related acronyms about this country, please check ABBREVIATIONFINDER where you can see that GUY stands for Guyana.