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Military power of China and Ukraine

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Country: China Ukraine
Capital: Beijing Kiev
Population: 1 373 541 278 44 429 471
Area: 9 596 961 km2 603 500 km2
Nuclear weapons: 260 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 228 billion $ 3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,9% 3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 300 000 200 000
Reserve personnel: 8 000 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 385 821 101 11 149 646

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Land Forces

Tanks: 7 760 2 045×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 000 6 127
Total artillery: 9 726 3 973
Self-propelled artillery: 1 710 1 236
Rocket artillery: 1 770 693

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 182 425
Fighter aircraft: 1 150 39
Multirole aircraf: 629 0
Attack aircraft: 270 25
Helicopters: 1 170 243

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Navy

Total naval: 780 40
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 36 0
Frigates: 54 1
Corvettes: 42 1
Submarines: 76 0

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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.

Ukraine

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months