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Military power of China and Armenia

Country: China Armenia
Capital: Beijing Yerevan
Population: 1 373 541 278 2 998 600
Area: 9 596 961 km2 29 743 km2
Nuclear weapons: 260 warheads 0 warheads
More: China military forces description Armenia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 215 billion $ 0,43 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,9% 4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 300 000 72 943
Reserve personnel: 510 000 230 000
Available for military: 385 821 101 809 576

Land Forces

Tanks: 9 150 578×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 788 1 014
Total artillery: 9 726 291
Self-propelled artillery: 1 710 38
Rocket artillery: 1 770 103

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 3 729 72
Fighter aircraft: 1 199 0
Multirole aircraf: 567 0
Attack aircraft: 300 11
Helicopters: 1 627 51

Navy

Total naval: 749 0
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 32 0
Frigates: 51 0
Corvettes: 32 0
Submarines: 73 0

Military service

China

18-24 years of age for selective compulsory military service, with a 2-year service obligation; no minimum age for voluntary service (all officers are volunteers); 18-19 years of age for women high school graduates who meet requirements for specific military jobs; a recent military decision allows women in combat roles.

Armenia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.