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Military power of Poland and India

Country: Poland India
Capital: Warsaw New Delhi
Population: 38 454 576 1 276 267 000
Area: 312 679 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 9,7 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 515 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 4 426×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 5 681
Total artillery: 706 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 454 290
Rocket artillery: 180 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 2 216
Fighter aircraft: 32 323
Multirole aircraf: 48 329
Attack aircraft: 32 220
Helicopters: 283 725

Navy

Total naval: 83 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 2 15
Corvettes: 1 24
Submarines: 5 15

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.