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Military power of South Korea and Azerbaijan

Country: South Korea Azerbaijan
Capital: Seoul Baku
Population: 51 446 201 9 713 500
Area: 100 210 km2 86 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: South Korea military forces description Azerbaijan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 1,46 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 66 940
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 300 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 3 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 615×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 1 937
Total artillery: 5 958 704
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 190
Rocket artillery: 214 224

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 127
Fighter aircraft: 151 5
Multirole aircraf: 265 13
Attack aircraft: 0 11
Helicopters: 786 75

Navy

Total naval: 151 31
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 1
Corvettes: 16 0
Submarines: 15 4

Military service

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.

Azerbaijan

18-35 years of age for cumpulsory military service; service obligation 18 months or 12 months for university graduates; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 17 year olds are considered to be on active service at cadet military schools.