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Military power of Jordan and Pakistan

Country: Jordan Pakistan
Capital: Amman Islamabad
Population: 9 915 942 199 085 847
Area: 89 341 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 643 800
Reserve personnel: 65 000 513 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 2 890
Total artillery: 621 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 461 415
Rocket artillery: 88 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 0 186
Multirole aircraf: 46 210
Attack aircraft: 8 82
Helicopters: 126 583

Navy

Total naval: 27 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 10
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 8

Military service

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.

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.