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Military power of India and Egypt

Country: India Egypt
Capital: New Delhi Cairo
Population: 1 276 267 000 89 810 000
Area: 3 287 590 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 140 000 500 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 41 157 220

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 426 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 11 454
Total artillery: 5 067 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 290 995
Rocket artillery: 292 1 322

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 216 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 323 113
Multirole aircraf: 329 241
Attack aircraft: 220 82
Helicopters: 725 260

Navy

Total naval: 214 154
Aircraftcarriers: 2 2
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 11
Corvettes: 24 6
Submarines: 15 8

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

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.