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Military power of Malaysia and Pakistan

Country: Malaysia Pakistan
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Islamabad
Population: 30 894 900 199 085 847
Area: 330 803 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 643 800
Reserve personnel: 296 300 513 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 2 890
Total artillery: 301 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 30 415
Rocket artillery: 54 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 48 186
Multirole aircraf: 45 210
Attack aircraft: 0 82
Helicopters: 72 583

Navy

Total naval: 63 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 10
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 8

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.

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.