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Military power of Philippines and France

Country: Philippines France
Capital: Manila Paris
Population: 102 984 100 67 013 000
Area: 300 000 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description France military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 125 000 215 019
Reserve personnel: 131 000 27 680
Available for military: 25 614 135 14 563 662

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 6 352
Total artillery: 323 448
Self-propelled artillery: 0 330
Rocket artillery: 0 13

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 1 036
Fighter aircraft: 2 35
Multirole aircraf: 0 150
Attack aircraft: 23 84
Helicopters: 124 480

Navy

Total naval: 132 110
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 4 11
Corvettes: 12 0
Submarines: 0 10

Military service

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.