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Military power of Poland and Pakistan

Country: Poland Pakistan
Capital: Warsaw Islamabad
Population: 38 454 576 199 085 847
Area: 312 679 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 9,7 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 643 800
Reserve personnel: 515 000 513 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 2 890
Total artillery: 706 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 454 415
Rocket artillery: 180 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 32 186
Multirole aircraf: 48 210
Attack aircraft: 32 82
Helicopters: 283 583

Navy

Total naval: 83 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 10
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 5 8

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.

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.