Dutch Armed forces

Map of Netherlands
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Population: 17 000 059
Area: 41 543 km2
Capital: Amsterdam

Ethnic groups: Dutch 78.6%, EU 5.8%, Turkish 2.4%, Indonesian 2.2%, Moroccan 2.2%, Surinamese 2.1%, Bonairian, Saba Islander, Sint Eustatian 0.8%, other 5.9%

Religions: Roman Catholic 28%, Protestant 19% (includes Dutch Reformed 9%, Protestant Church of The Netherlands, 7%, Calvinist 3%), other 11% (includes about 5% Muslim), none 42%

Military branches: (The Armed forces of the Netherlands) Royal Netherlands Army, Royal Netherlands Navy (includes Naval Air Service and Marine Corps), Royal Netherlands Air Force, Royal Marechaussee.

Military service age and obligation: 17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.
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Military budget:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu8,9 billion $

Percent of GDP:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1,2%


Active personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu59 346

Reserve personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu32 200

Available for military:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu7 728 129


Possession of nuclear weapons:
NO

Land Forces

Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled and rocket artillery.
Tanks:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu18

Armoured fighting vehicles:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1 046


Total artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu57

Self-propelled artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu57

Rocket artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0


Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
Leopard 2A718

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
CV9035NL149
Boxer200
Fennek365
Bushmaster96
Fuchs 16
-BV206S156
-BVS1074

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
PzH 200057

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Air Forces

Total aircraft - number of all military aircrafts and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircrafts. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircrafts.
Total aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu187


Fighter aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Multirole aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu63

Attack aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Helicopters:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu99


Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
F-16AM/BM61
F-35A2

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
AH-64D Apache28
-AS 532U2 Cougar Mk217
CH-47F Chinook20
CH-47D Chinook11
-NH9020
-Eurocopter Dauphin 23

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu56


Aircraft carriers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Destroyers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu4

Frigates:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2

Corvettes:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Submarines:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2


Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
-De Zeven Provinciën4

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
-Karel Doorman2

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Walrus-class4
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