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Military power of South Korea and Netherlands

Country: South Korea Netherlands
Capital: Seoul Amsterdam
Population: 51 446 201 17 000 059
Area: 100 210 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: South Korea military forces description Netherlands military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 8,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 1,2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 59 346
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 32 200
Available for military: 13 185 794 7 728 129

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 1 046
Total artillery: 5 958 57
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 57
Rocket artillery: 214 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 187
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 265 63
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 786 99

Navy

Total naval: 151 56
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 4
Frigates: 13 2
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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.