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Military power of India and Malaysia

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Country: India Malaysia
Capital: New Delhi Kuala Lumpur
Population: 1 276 267 000 30 894 900
Area: 3 287 590 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 1,16%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 140 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 296 300
Available for military: 319 129 420 14 817 517

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Land Forces

Tanks: 4 426 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 1 261
Total artillery: 5 067 301
Self-propelled artillery: 290 30
Rocket artillery: 292 54

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 216 274
Fighter aircraft: 323 48
Multirole aircraf: 329 45
Attack aircraft: 220 0
Helicopters: 725 72

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Navy

Total naval: 214 63
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 2
Corvettes: 24 6
Submarines: 15 2

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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.

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.