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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Pakistan

Country: Saudi Arabia Pakistan
Capital: Riyadh Islamabad
Population: 30 770 375 199 085 847
Area: 2 149 690 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 643 800
Reserve personnel: 325 000 513 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 2 890
Total artillery: 757 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 474 415
Rocket artillery: 122 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 86 186
Multirole aircraf: 54 210
Attack aircraft: 148 82
Helicopters: 344 583

Navy

Total naval: 27 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 10
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 0 8

Military service

Saudi Arabia

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

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.