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Military power of North Korea and Austria

Country: North Korea Austria
Capital: Pyongyang Vienna
Population: 24 895 000 8 725 931
Area: 120 540 km2 83 879 km2
Nuclear weapons: <10 warheads 0 warheads
More: North Korea military forces description Austria military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15 billion $ 2,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 20,8% 0,74%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 190 000 55 000
Reserve personnel: 600 000 35 000
Available for military: 6 515 279 1 941 110

Land Forces

Tanks: 6 000 56×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 284
Total artillery: 13 000 83
Self-propelled artillery: 4 500 83
Rocket artillery: 5 000 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 906 136
Fighter aircraft: 349 15
Multirole aircraf: 35 0
Attack aircraft: 154 0
Helicopters: 202 70

Navy

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

Military service

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.

Austria

Registration requirement at age 17, the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 18 is the legal minimum age for compulsory military service (6 months), or optionally, alternative civil/community service (9 months); males 18 to 50 years old in the militia or inactive reserve are subject to compulsory service; in a January 2012 referendum, a majority of Austrians voted in favor of retaining the system of compulsory military service (with the option of alternative/non-military service) instead of switching to a professional army system.