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Military power of Singapore and France

Country: Singapore France
Capital: Singapore Paris
Population: 5 607 300 67 013 000
Area: 719 km2 640 679 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 300 warheads
More: Singapore military forces description France military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,8 billion $ 55,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,33% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 72 500 215 019
Reserve personnel: 312 500 27 680
Available for military: 1 255 902 14 563 662

Land Forces

Tanks: 196 406×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 860 6 352
Total artillery: 204 448
Self-propelled artillery: 48 330
Rocket artillery: 18 13

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 273 1 036
Fighter aircraft: 27 35
Multirole aircraf: 100 150
Attack aircraft: 0 84
Helicopters: 84 480

Navy

Total naval: 44 110
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 6 11
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 4 10

Military service

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

France

18-25 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; no conscription; 1-year service obligation; women serve in noncombat post.