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Military power of Germany and Malaysia

Country: Germany Malaysia
Capital: Berlin Kuala Lumpur
Population: 82 175 700 30 894 900
Area: 357 168 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Germany military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 41,1 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 334 110 000
Reserve personnel: 40 000 296 300
Available for military: 18 529 299 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 328 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 357 1 261
Total artillery: 441 301
Self-propelled artillery: 149 30
Rocket artillery: 50 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 776 274
Fighter aircraft: 125 48
Multirole aircraf: 93 45
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 380 72

Navy

Total naval: 64 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 2
Corvettes: 5 6
Submarines: 6 2

Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

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.