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Military power of Philippines and Iran

Country: Philippines Iran
Capital: Manila Tehran
Population: 102 984 100 78 192 200
Area: 300 000 km2 1 648 195 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Iran military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 12,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 125 000 550 000
Reserve personnel: 131 000 1 800 000
Available for military: 25 614 135 23 619 215

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 2 569×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 1 315
Total artillery: 323 5 383
Self-propelled artillery: 0 320
Rocket artillery: 0 1 493

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 883
Fighter aircraft: 2 151
Multirole aircraf: 0 88
Attack aircraft: 23 49
Helicopters: 124 324

Navy

Total naval: 132 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 6
Corvettes: 12 3
Submarines: 0 40

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).

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.