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Military power of Poland and Spain

Country: Poland Spain
Capital: Warsaw Madrid
Population: 38 454 576 46 439 864
Area: 312 679 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Poland military forces description Spain military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 9,7 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 204 692
Reserve personnel: 515 000 16 200
Available for military: 10 500 000 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 2 530
Total artillery: 706 239
Self-propelled artillery: 454 96
Rocket artillery: 180 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 533
Fighter aircraft: 32 48
Multirole aircraf: 48 86
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 283 179

Navy

Total naval: 83 54
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 5 3

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.

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.