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Military power of Malaysia and Saudi Arabia

Country: Malaysia Saudi Arabia
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Riyadh
Population: 30 894 900 30 770 375
Area: 330 803 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 230 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 0
Available for military: 14 817 517 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 9 096
Total artillery: 301 757
Self-propelled artillery: 30 363
Rocket artillery: 54 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 862
Fighter aircraft: 48 86
Multirole aircraf: 45 72
Attack aircraft: 0 150
Helicopters: 72 324

Navy

Total naval: 63 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 7
Corvettes: 6 4
Submarines: 2 0

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.