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Military power of China and Qatar

Country: China Qatar
Capital: Beijing Doha
Population: 1 373 541 278 2 675 522
Area: 9 596 961 km2 11 586 km2
Nuclear weapons: 260 warheads 0 warheads
More: China military forces description Qatar military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 215 billion $ 19,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,9% 1,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 300 000 11 800
Reserve personnel: 510 000 0
Available for military: 385 821 101 389 487

Land Forces

Tanks: 9 150 92×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 788 250
Total artillery: 9 726 110
Self-propelled artillery: 1 710 49
Rocket artillery: 1 770 10

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 3 729 109
Fighter aircraft: 1 199 0
Multirole aircraf: 567 14
Attack aircraft: 300 6
Helicopters: 1 627 47

Navy

Total naval: 749 86
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.

Qatar

Conscription for males aged 18-35; 4-month general obligation, 3 months for graduates.