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Military power of Romania and China

Country: Romania China
Capital: Bucharest Beijing
Population: 19 511 000 1 373 541 278
Area: 238 391 km2 9 596 961 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 260 warheads
More: Romania military forces description China military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 215 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1,9%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 84 000 2 300 000
Reserve personnel: 80 000 510 000
Available for military: 5 601 234 385 821 101

Land Forces

Tanks: 857 9 150×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 557 4 788
Total artillery: 1 069 9 726
Self-propelled artillery: 47 1 710
Rocket artillery: 189 1 770

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 159 3 729
Fighter aircraft: 42 1 199
Multirole aircraf: 0 567
Attack aircraft: 0 300
Helicopters: 66 1 627

Navy

Total naval: 61 749
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 32
Frigates: 3 51
Corvettes: 7 32
Submarines: 1 73

Military service

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.

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.