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Compare armed forces

Military power of Japan and Spain

Country: Japan Spain
Capital: Tokyo Madrid
Population: 126 880 000 46 439 864
Area: 377 944 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 247 150 204 692
Reserve personnel: 56 100 16 200
Available for military: 27 301 443 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 686 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 2 530
Total artillery: 1 179 239
Self-propelled artillery: 226 96
Rocket artillery: 99 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 654 533
Fighter aircraft: 154 48
Multirole aircraf: 134 86
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 719 179

Navy

Total naval: 129 54
Aircraftcarriers: 4 1
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 17 3

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.

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.