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Military power of Philippines and Malaysia

Country: Philippines Malaysia
Capital: Manila Kuala Lumpur
Population: 102 984 100 30 894 900
Area: 300 000 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 125 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 131 000 296 300
Available for military: 25 614 135 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 1 261
Total artillery: 323 301
Self-propelled artillery: 0 30
Rocket artillery: 0 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 274
Fighter aircraft: 2 48
Multirole aircraf: 0 45
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 124 72

Navy

Total naval: 132 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 2
Corvettes: 12 6
Submarines: 0 2

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).

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.