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Military power of Indonesia and United Kingdom

Country: Indonesia United Kingdom
Capital: Jakarta London
Population: 258 705 000 65 110 000
Area: 1 904 569 km2 242 495 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 215 warheads
More: Indonesia military forces description United Kingdom military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,05 billion $ 58,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 395 500 156 940
Reserve personnel: 400 000 75 110
Available for military: 52 000 000 14 856 917

Land Forces

Tanks: 408 407×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 195 4 673
Total artillery: 300 532
Self-propelled artillery: 37 117
Rocket artillery: 86 50

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 391 886
Fighter aircraft: 11 141
Multirole aircraf: 39 89
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 164 386

Navy

Total naval: 149 76
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 6
Frigates: 8 13
Corvettes: 26 0
Submarines: 5 11

Military service

Indonesia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.

United Kingdom

16-33 years of age (officers 17-28) for voluntary military service (with parental consent under 18); no conscription; women serve in military services, but are excluded from ground combat positions and some naval postings; must be citizen of the UK, Commonwealth, or Republic of Ireland; reservists serve a minimum of 3 years, to age 45 or 55; 17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service by Nepalese citizens in the Brigade of Gurkhas; 16-34 years of age for voluntary military service by Papua New Guinean citizens.