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Military power of Netherlands and India

Country: Netherlands India
Capital: Amsterdam New Delhi
Population: 17 000 059 1 276 267 000
Area: 41 543 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description India military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 32 200 1 155 000
Available for military: 7 728 129 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 4 426×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 5 681
Total artillery: 57 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 57 290
Rocket artillery: 0 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 2 216
Fighter aircraft: 0 323
Multirole aircraf: 63 329
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 99 725

Navy

Total naval: 56 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 4 11
Frigates: 2 15
Corvettes: 0 24
Submarines: 4 15

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.