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Military power of Philippines and Netherlands

Country: Philippines Netherlands
Capital: Manila Amsterdam
Population: 102 984 100 17 000 059
Area: 300 000 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Netherlands military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 8,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 1,2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 125 000 59 346
Reserve personnel: 131 000 32 200
Available for military: 25 614 135 7 728 129

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 1 046
Total artillery: 323 57
Self-propelled artillery: 0 57
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 187
Fighter aircraft: 2 0
Multirole aircraf: 0 63
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 124 99

Navy

Total naval: 132 56
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 4 2
Corvettes: 12 0
Submarines: 0 4

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).

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.