China is the No. 1 biggest army by the active personnel. The Chinese People’s Liberation Army is the armed forces of the People’s Republic of China. It was found on August 1, 1927 during the Nanchang Uprising. It consists of the Ground Force, Navy, Air Force, Rocket Force and the Strategic Support Force. It is the World’s largest military force with active personnel about 2,300,000 and reserve personnel about 510,000, the total being about 0.18% of the country’s population. In China, military service is compulsory but, it is never enforced due to large number of personnel in service. It has the world’s second largest budget for defence that amounts to about US$147 billion.