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Military power of Jordan and Taiwan

Country: Jordan Taiwan
Capital: Amman Taipei
Population: 9 915 942 23 519 518
Area: 89 341 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Taiwan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 290 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 2 800 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 5 883 828

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 2 050
Total artillery: 621 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 461 510
Rocket artillery: 88 115

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 787
Fighter aircraft: 0 125
Multirole aircraf: 46 190
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 250

Navy

Total naval: 27 67
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 20
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 4

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.

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.