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Military power of Qatar and China

Country: Qatar China
Capital: Doha Beijing
Population: 2 675 522 1 373 541 278
Area: 11 586 km2 9 596 961 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 260 warheads
More: Qatar military forces description China military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 19,3 billion $ 215 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,5% 1,9%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 11 800 2 300 000
Reserve personnel: 0 510 000
Available for military: 389 487 385 821 101

Land Forces

Tanks: 92 9 150×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 250 4 788
Total artillery: 110 9 726
Self-propelled artillery: 49 1 710
Rocket artillery: 10 1 770

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 109 3 729
Fighter aircraft: 0 1 199
Multirole aircraf: 14 567
Attack aircraft: 6 300
Helicopters: 47 1 627

Navy

Total naval: 86 749
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 32
Frigates: 0 51
Corvettes: 0 32
Submarines: 0 73

Military service

Qatar

Conscription for males aged 18-35; 4-month general obligation, 3 months for graduates.

China

18-24 years of age for selective compulsory military service, with a 2-year service obligation; no minimum age for voluntary service (all officers are volunteers); 18-19 years of age for women high school graduates who meet requirements for specific military jobs; a recent military decision allows women in combat roles.