The Mexican Army was considered one of the most powerful in the Americas, according to the Global Firepower Global Ranking (GFP) 2019.
The United States, Russia and China are in the first three places, due to the great power that their militia means.
According to the GFP website, this assessment was made based on the qualification of 55 factors, which reward or penalize each military group.
Among these aspects are the number of weapons available, however, nuclear weapons were not taken into account .
Geographic factors, logistics flexibility, natural resources and financial stability of each nation were also taken into account .
NATO allies received a bonus due to the theoretical exchange of resources to wage war.
Mexico has a score of 0.5574, with a downward trend, when 0.0000 means the perfect rating, which places it in the 34th place in the list with 137 countries.
The armies Brazil, Canada and the United States, are the only countries that are above the military group commanded by Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
On the other hand, the worst qualified country in America is Panama, in the 133rd place, four places above Bhutan with 6,388 points.
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