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Polish Armed forces

Map of Poland
www.cia.gov
Population: 38 454 576
Area: 312 679 km2
Capital: Warsaw

Ethnic groups: Polish 96.9%, Silesian 1.1%, German 0.2%, Ukrainian 0.1%, other 1.7%

Religions: Catholic 87.2% (Roman Catholic 86.9%), Orthodox 1.3%, Protestant 0.4%, other 0.4%, unspecified 10.8%

Military branches: (Siły Zbrojne Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej) Land Forces, Navy, Air and Air Defense Aviation Forces, Special Forces.

Military service age and obligation: 18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.
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Military budget:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu9 billion $

Percent of GDP:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2%


Active personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu120 000

Reserve personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu515 000

Available for military:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu10 500 000


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.eu1 065

Armoured fighting vehicles:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2 358


Total artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu706

Self-propelled artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu454

Rocket artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu180


Current equipment main models

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
BWP-11202
KTO Rosomak570
-BRDM-2343
-MT-LB55
M11335
M-ATV45
International MaxxPro30

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
Dana111
Goździk324
Krab19

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
WR-40 Langusta75
-RM-7030
BM-21 Grad75

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.eu539


Fighter aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu32

Multirole aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu48

Attack aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu32

Helicopters:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu283


Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
MiG-2932

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
F-16C36
F-16D12

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
Su-2232

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
Mil Mi-8/1739
Mil Mi-2440
-PZL W-3 Sokół71
-PZL Mi-275

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.eu83


Aircraft carriers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Destroyers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Frigates:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2

Corvettes:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1

Submarines:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu5


Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
Oliver Hazard Perry2

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Kaszub class1

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
Kobben4
-Kilo1
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