Iraqi Armed forces

Iraq
Population
38 433 600
Military budget
17,3 billion $
Active personnel
64 000
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Baghdad
Area: 437 072 km2
Population: 38 433 600
Etnic groups: Arab 75-80%, Kurdish 15-20%, other 5%
Religions: Muslim 95-98% (Shia 64-69%, Sunni 29-34%), Christian 1% (includes Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, Assyrian Church of the East), other 1-4%

Military branches

Iraqi Army (includes Army Aviation Command), Iraqi Navy, Iraqi Air Force; National-Level Security Forces: Iraqi Counterterrorism Service, Prime Minister's Special Forces Division, Presidential Brigades; Ministry of Interior: Federal Police Forces Command, Border Guard Forces Command, Federal Intelligence and Investigations Agency, Emergency Response Division, Facilities Protection Directorate, and Energy Police Directorate; Popular Mobilization Commission and Affiliated Forces; Peshmerga Ministry (Kurdistan Regional Government)

Military service

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription

Military expenditures

Military budget
17,3 billion $

(USA)

Percent of GDP
7,5

Manpower

Active personnel
64 000

(China)

Reserve
0

(China)

Available
11 700 000

(China)

Land Forces

Tanks
309

(Russia)

AFV
4 631

(USA)

Artillery
194

(Russia)

Self-propelled guns
44

(Russia)

Rocket artillery
30
Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.

Tanks

TypeNameNumber

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
-BTR-4270
-BTR-9450
-M1117264
-Caiman267
-Saxon60
-FV103 Spartan100
-BRDM-213
-Otokar Akrep573
-ATF Dingo5
-Mohafiz60
-Ain Jaria600
-Panhard10
-Panhard M344

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber

Air Forces

Total aircraft
285

(USA)

Fighters
0

(China)

Multirole
34

(USA)

Attack
55

(Russia)

Helicopters
156

(USA)

Total aircraft - number of all military aircraft and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircraft. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircraft.

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
-KAI T-5024
-Aero L-15910

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Bell 40725
-Bell OH-588
-Bell 2069
-Eurocopter EC63524
-Bell UH-115

Navy

Total naval
59

(China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

(USA)

Destroyers
0

(USA)

Frigates
0

(China)

Corvettes
2

(Russia)

Submarines
0

(China)

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.

Aircraftcarriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
--

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Assad-class2

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
--

Nuclear weapons

Does not have nuclear weapons.