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Military power of Pakistan and Malaysia

Country: Pakistan Malaysia
Capital: Islamabad Kuala Lumpur
Population: 199 085 847 30 894 900
Area: 796 095 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 110 000
Reserve personnel: 513 000 296 300
Available for military: 48 453 305 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 1 261
Total artillery: 3 827 301
Self-propelled artillery: 415 30
Rocket artillery: 134 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 274
Fighter aircraft: 186 48
Multirole aircraf: 210 45
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 583 72

Navy

Total naval: 235 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 2
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 8 2

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.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.