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Military power of Pakistan and Egypt

Country: Pakistan Egypt
Capital: Islamabad Cairo
Population: 199 085 847 89 810 000
Area: 796 095 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 500 000
Reserve personnel: 513 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 41 157 220

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 11 454
Total artillery: 3 827 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 415 995
Rocket artillery: 134 1 322

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 186 113
Multirole aircraf: 210 241
Attack aircraft: 82 82
Helicopters: 583 260

Navy

Total naval: 235 154
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 11
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 8 8

Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.