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Military power of Singapore and India

Country: Singapore India
Capital: Singapore New Delhi
Population: 5 607 300 1 276 267 000
Area: 719 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
More: Singapore military forces description India military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,8 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,33% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 72 500 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 312 500 1 155 000
Available for military: 1 255 902 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 196 4 426×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 860 5 681
Total artillery: 204 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 48 290
Rocket artillery: 18 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 273 2 216
Fighter aircraft: 27 323
Multirole aircraf: 100 329
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 84 725

Navy

Total naval: 44 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 6 15
Corvettes: 6 24
Submarines: 4 15

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).

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.