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Military power of Taiwan and Spain

Country: Taiwan Spain
Capital: Taipei Madrid
Population: 23 519 518 46 439 864
Area: 36 193 km2 505 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Taiwan military forces description Spain military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,5 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 0,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 290 000 204 692
Reserve personnel: 2 800 000 16 200
Available for military: 5 883 828 11 759 557

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 280 327×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 050 2 530
Total artillery: 1 785 239
Self-propelled artillery: 510 96
Rocket artillery: 115 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 787 533
Fighter aircraft: 125 48
Multirole aircraf: 190 86
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 250 179

Navy

Total naval: 67 54
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 20 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 3

Military service

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.

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.