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Military power of North Korea and Netherlands

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.