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Military power of Philippines and Pakistan

Country: Philippines Pakistan
Capital: Manila Islamabad
Population: 102 984 100 199 085 847
Area: 300 000 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 125 000 643 800
Reserve personnel: 131 000 513 000
Available for military: 25 614 135 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 2 890
Total artillery: 323 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 0 415
Rocket artillery: 0 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 2 186
Multirole aircraf: 0 210
Attack aircraft: 23 82
Helicopters: 124 583

Navy

Total naval: 132 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 10
Corvettes: 12 0
Submarines: 0 8

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).

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.