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Military power of Iran and Spain

Country: Iran Spain
Capital: Tehran Madrid
Population: 78 192 200 46 439 864
Area: 1 648 195 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 204 692
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 16 200
Available for military: 23 619 215 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 2 530
Total artillery: 5 383 239
Self-propelled artillery: 320 96
Rocket artillery: 1 493 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 533
Fighter aircraft: 151 48
Multirole aircraf: 88 86
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 179

Navy

Total naval: 406 54
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 11
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 3

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.