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Military power of Netherlands and South Korea

Country: Netherlands South Korea
Capital: Amsterdam Seoul
Population: 17 000 059 51 446 201
Area: 41 543 km2 100 210 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description South Korea military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 36,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 2,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 625 000
Reserve personnel: 32 200 3 100 000
Available for military: 7 728 129 13 185 794

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 2 446×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 3 290
Total artillery: 57 5 958
Self-propelled artillery: 57 1 890
Rocket artillery: 0 214

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 1 526
Fighter aircraft: 0 151
Multirole aircraf: 63 265
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 99 786

Navy

Total naval: 56 151
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 4 12
Frigates: 2 13
Corvettes: 0 16
Submarines: 4 15

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.