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Military power of Japan and Jordan

Country: Japan Jordan
Capital: Tokyo Amman
Population: 126 880 000 9 915 942
Area: 377 944 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Japan military forces description Jordan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 4,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 247 150 110 700
Reserve personnel: 56 100 65 000
Available for military: 27 301 443 3 285 575

Land Forces

Tanks: 686 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 3 149
Total artillery: 1 179 621
Self-propelled artillery: 226 461
Rocket artillery: 99 88

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 654 260
Fighter aircraft: 154 0
Multirole aircraf: 134 46
Attack aircraft: 0 8
Helicopters: 719 126

Navy

Total naval: 129 27
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 17 0

Military service

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.