We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Qatar and United Arab Emirates

Country: Qatar United Arab Emirates
Capital: Doha Abu Dhabi
Population: 2 675 522 5 927 482
Area: 11 586 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Qatar military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 19,3 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,5% 5,7%
Show/hide all charts

Manpower

Active personnel: 11 800 100 000
Reserve personnel: 0 0
Available for military: 389 487 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 92 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 250 5 813
Total artillery: 110 306
Self-propelled artillery: 49 183
Rocket artillery: 10 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 109 489
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 14 146
Attack aircraft: 6 0
Helicopters: 47 202

Navy

Total naval: 86 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 11
Submarines: 0 0

Military service

Qatar

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

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.