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Military power of France and Malaysia

Country: France Malaysia
Capital: Paris Kuala Lumpur
Population: 67 013 000 30 894 900
Area: 640 679 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 300 warheads 0 warheads
More: France military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,7 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 203 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 68 000 296 300
Available for military: 14 563 662 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 406 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 352 1 261
Total artillery: 448 301
Self-propelled artillery: 330 30
Rocket artillery: 13 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 076 274
Fighter aircraft: 38 48
Multirole aircraf: 150 45
Attack aircraft: 89 0
Helicopters: 512 72

Navy

Total naval: 109 63
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 11 2
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 10 2

Military service

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.