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Military power of Japan and Pakistan

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Country: Japan Pakistan
Capital: Tokyo Islamabad
Population: 126 880 000 199 085 847
Area: 377 944 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 10,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2,9%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 247 150 653 800
Reserve personnel: 56 100 513 000
Available for military: 27 301 443 48 453 305

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Land Forces

Tanks: 686 2 735×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 3 066
Total artillery: 1 179 3 745
Self-propelled artillery: 226 325
Rocket artillery: 99 134

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 654 1 143
Fighter aircraft: 154 186
Multirole aircraf: 134 225
Attack aircraft: 0 90
Helicopters: 719 323

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Navy

Total naval: 129 231
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 9
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 17 5

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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.

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.