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Military power of Malaysia and Norway

Country: Malaysia Norway
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Oslo
Population: 30 894 900 5 213 985
Area: 330 803 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 25 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 46 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 514
Total artillery: 301 38
Self-propelled artillery: 30 26
Rocket artillery: 54 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 122
Fighter aircraft: 48 0
Multirole aircraf: 45 50
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 72 34

Navy

Total naval: 63 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 5
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 6

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).