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Military power of Japan and Saudi Arabia

Country: Japan Saudi Arabia
Capital: Tokyo Riyadh
Population: 126 880 000 30 770 375
Area: 377 944 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Japan military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 247 150 230 000
Reserve personnel: 56 100 325 000
Available for military: 27 301 443 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 686 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 9 096
Total artillery: 1 179 757
Self-propelled artillery: 226 474
Rocket artillery: 99 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 654 862
Fighter aircraft: 154 86
Multirole aircraf: 134 54
Attack aircraft: 0 148
Helicopters: 719 344

Navy

Total naval: 129 27
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 6 4
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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.