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Military power of Egypt and Japan

Country: Egypt Japan
Capital: Cairo Tokyo
Population: 89 810 000 126 880 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 377 944 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 247 150
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 56 100
Available for military: 41 157 220 27 301 443

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 686×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 2 905
Total artillery: 5 813 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 995 226
Rocket artillery: 1 322 99

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 113 154
Multirole aircraf: 241 134
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 719

Navy

Total naval: 154 129
Aircraftcarriers: 2 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 6 6
Submarines: 8 17

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.