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Military power of Finland and North Korea

Country: Finland North Korea
Capital: Helsinki Pyongyang
Population: 5 488 543 24 895 000
Area: 338 424 km2 120 540 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads <10 warheads
More: Finland military forces description North Korea military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,1 billion $ 15 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 20,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 33 386 1 190 000
Reserve personnel: 900 000 600 000
Available for military: 1 155 368 6 515 279

Land Forces

Tanks: 199 6 000×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 816 4 000
Total artillery: 908 13 000
Self-propelled artillery: 120 4 500
Rocket artillery: 56 5 000

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 207 906
Fighter aircraft: 0 349
Multirole aircraf: 54 35
Attack aircraft: 0 154
Helicopters: 27 202

Navy

Total naval: 63 525
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 6
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 0 75

Military service

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60

North Korea

18 is presumed to be the legal minimum age for compulsory military service; 16-17 is the presumed legal minimum age for voluntary service.