We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Germany and Ukraine

Country: Germany Ukraine
Capital: Berlin Kiev
Population: 82 175 700 44 429 471
Area: 357 168 km2 603 500 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Germany military forces description Ukraine military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 41,1 billion $ 5,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 6%
Show/hide all charts

Manpower

Active personnel: 178 334 250 000
Reserve personnel: 40 000 85 000
Available for military: 18 529 299 11 149 646

Land Forces

Tanks: 328 2 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 357 6 731
Total artillery: 441 4 202
Self-propelled artillery: 149 1 366
Rocket artillery: 50 796

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 776 576
Fighter aircraft: 125 39
Multirole aircraf: 93 0
Attack aircraft: 0 26
Helicopters: 380 390

Navy

Total naval: 64 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 1
Corvettes: 5 1
Submarines: 6 0

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.

Ukraine

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