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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Japan

Country: Saudi Arabia Japan
Capital: Riyadh Tokyo
Population: 30 770 375 126 880 000
Area: 2 149 690 km2 377 944 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Japan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 247 150
Reserve personnel: 0 56 100
Available for military: 8 240 714 27 301 443

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 686×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 2 905
Total artillery: 757 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 363 226
Rocket artillery: 122 99

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 86 154
Multirole aircraf: 72 134
Attack aircraft: 150 0
Helicopters: 324 719

Navy

Total naval: 27 129
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 4 6
Submarines: 0 17

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.