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Military power of India and Saudi Arabia

Country: India Saudi Arabia
Capital: New Delhi Riyadh
Population: 1 276 267 000 30 770 375
Area: 3 287 590 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
More: India military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 325 450 230 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 0
Available for military: 319 129 420 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 788 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 581 9 096
Total artillery: 8 681 757
Self-propelled artillery: 290 363
Rocket artillery: 292 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 212 862
Fighter aircraft: 314 86
Multirole aircraf: 312 72
Attack aircraft: 241 150
Helicopters: 726 324

Navy

Total naval: 213 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 15 7
Corvettes: 25 4
Submarines: 14 0

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.