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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Taiwan

Country: Saudi Arabia Taiwan
Capital: Riyadh Taipei
Population: 30 770 375 23 519 518
Area: 2 149 690 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Taiwan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 290 000
Reserve personnel: 0 2 800 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 5 883 828

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 2 050
Total artillery: 757 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 363 510
Rocket artillery: 122 115

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 787
Fighter aircraft: 86 125
Multirole aircraf: 72 190
Attack aircraft: 150 0
Helicopters: 324 250

Navy

Total naval: 27 67
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 7 20
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 0 4

Military service

Saudi Arabia

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

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.