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Military power of Italy and Taiwan

Country: Italy Taiwan
Capital: Rome Taipei
Population: 60 795 612 23 519 518
Area: 301 338 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Italy military forces description Taiwan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 37,7 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,27% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 175 900 290 000
Reserve personnel: 41 867 2 800 000
Available for military: 13 865 688 5 883 828

Land Forces

Tanks: 200 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 7 361 2 050
Total artillery: 407 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 164 510
Rocket artillery: 21 115

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 954 787
Fighter aircraft: 80 125
Multirole aircraf: 86 190
Attack aircraft: 71 0
Helicopters: 487 250

Navy

Total naval: 148 67
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 4 4
Frigates: 14 20
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 8 4

Military service

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.