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Singapore Armed forces

Singapore
Population
Military budget
Active personnel
Nuclear weapons
5 607 300
8,8 billion $
72 500
0 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Singapore
Area: 719 km2
Population: 5 607 300
Etnic groups: Chinese 74.2%, Malay 13.3%, Indian 9.2%, other 3.3%
Religions: Buddhist 33.9%, Muslim 14.3%, Taoist 11.3%, Catholic 7.1%, Hindu 5.2%, other Christian 11%, other 0.7%, none 16.4%

Military branches

(Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura) Land Forces, Navy, Air Force and Air Defense

Military service

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

Military expenditures

Military budget
8,8 billion $

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Percent of GDP
3,33

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

Manpower

Active personnel
72 500

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Reserve
312 500

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Available
1 255 902

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Land Forces

Tanks
196

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

AFV
2 860

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Artillery
204

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Self-propelled guns
48

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Rocket artillery
18

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

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 gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.

Tanks

TypeNameNumber

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
-SSPH-148

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber

Air Forces

Total aircraft
273

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Fighters
27

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Multirole
100

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Attack
0

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Helicopters
84

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

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

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
-F-15E Strike Eagle40

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Eurocopter AS33232

Navy

Total naval
44

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Destroyers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Frigates
6

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Corvettes
6

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Submarines
4

% of the highest value in the world (China)

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

Aircraftcarriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Victory6

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Archer2
-Challenger2