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Military power of China and Indonesia

Country: China Indonesia
Capital: Beijing Jakarta
Population: 1 373 541 278 258 705 000
Area: 9 596 961 km2 1 904 569 km2
Nuclear weapons: 260 warheads 0 warheads
More: China military forces description Indonesia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 215 billion $ 8,05 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,9% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 300 000 395 500
Reserve personnel: 510 000 400 000
Available for military: 385 821 101 52 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 9 150 408×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 788 1 195
Total artillery: 9 726 300
Self-propelled artillery: 1 710 37
Rocket artillery: 1 770 86

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 3 729 391
Fighter aircraft: 1 199 11
Multirole aircraf: 567 39
Attack aircraft: 300 8
Helicopters: 1 627 164

Navy

Total naval: 749 149
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 32 0
Frigates: 51 8
Corvettes: 32 26
Submarines: 73 5

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.

Indonesia

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.