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Military power of Spain and Saudi Arabia

Country: Spain Saudi Arabia
Capital: Madrid Riyadh
Population: 46 439 864 30 770 375
Area: 505 990 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Spain military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 204 692 230 000
Reserve personnel: 16 200 0
Available for military: 11 759 557 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 327 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 530 9 096
Total artillery: 239 757
Self-propelled artillery: 96 363
Rocket artillery: 0 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 533 862
Fighter aircraft: 48 86
Multirole aircraf: 86 72
Attack aircraft: 0 150
Helicopters: 179 324

Navy

Total naval: 54 27
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 7
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 3 0

Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

Saudi Arabia

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