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Military power of Pakistan and Japan

Country: Pakistan Japan
Capital: Islamabad Tokyo
Population: 199 085 847 126 880 000
Area: 796 095 km2 377 944 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 247 150
Reserve personnel: 513 000 56 100
Available for military: 48 453 305 27 301 443

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 686×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 2 905
Total artillery: 3 827 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 415 226
Rocket artillery: 134 99

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 186 154
Multirole aircraf: 210 134
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 583 719

Navy

Total naval: 235 129
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 10 0
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 8 17

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.

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.