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Military power of Netherlands and North Korea

Country: Netherlands North Korea
Capital: Amsterdam Pyongyang
Population: 17 000 059 24 895 000
Area: 41 543 km2 120 540 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads <10 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description North Korea military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 15 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 20,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 1 190 000
Reserve personnel: 32 200 600 000
Available for military: 7 728 129 6 515 279

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 6 000×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 4 000
Total artillery: 57 13 000
Self-propelled artillery: 57 4 500
Rocket artillery: 0 5 000

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 906
Fighter aircraft: 0 349
Multirole aircraf: 63 35
Attack aircraft: 0 154
Helicopters: 99 202

Navy

Total naval: 56 525
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 6
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 4 75

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

North Korea

18 is presumed to be the legal minimum age for compulsory military service; 16-17 is the presumed legal minimum age for voluntary service.