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Military power of North Korea and Finland

Country: North Korea Finland
Capital: Pyongyang Helsinki
Population: 24 895 000 5 488 543
Area: 120 540 km2 338 424 km2
Nuclear weapons: <10 warheads 0 warheads
More: North Korea military forces description Finland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15 billion $ 3,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 20,8% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 190 000 33 386
Reserve personnel: 600 000 900 000
Available for military: 6 515 279 1 155 368

Land Forces

Tanks: 6 000 199×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4 000 1 816
Total artillery: 13 000 908
Self-propelled artillery: 4 500 120
Rocket artillery: 5 000 56

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 906 207
Fighter aircraft: 349 0
Multirole aircraf: 35 54
Attack aircraft: 154 0
Helicopters: 202 27

Navy

Total naval: 525 63
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.

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60