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Pakistani Armed forces

Pakistan
Population
Military budget
Active personnel
Nuclear weapons
199 085 847
10,8 billion $
653 800
120–130 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Islamabad
Area: 796 095 km2
Population: 199 085 847
Etnic groups: Punjabi 44.68%, Pashtun (Pathan) 15.42%, Sindhi 14.1%, Sariaki 8.38%, Muhajirs 7.57%, Balochi 3.57%, other 6.28%
Religions: Muslim 96.4% (Sunni 85-90%, Shia 10-15%), other (includes Christian and Hindu) 3.6%

Military branches

(پاک مُسَلّح افواج‎,) Pakistan Army (includes National Guard), Pakistan Navy (includes Maritime Security Agency), Pakistan Air Force (Pakistan Fiza'ya).

Military service

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

Military expenditures

Military budget
10,8 billion $

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Percent of GDP
2,9

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

Manpower

Active personnel
653 800

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Reserve
513 000

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Available
48 453 305

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Land Forces

Tanks
2 735

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

AFV
3 066

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Artillery
3 745

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Self-propelled guns
325

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Rocket artillery
134

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

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
-Type 85-IIAP300
-Type 69-II300

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
-Otokar Akrep260
-Ferret AFV90
-WZ551-
-Type 6380
-Saad APC-
-UR-41646
-Otokar Cobra10
-BRDM-2-
-BMC-Kirpi-
-Casspir-

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
-M11060

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
-Azar 52

Air Forces

Total aircraft
1 143

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Fighters
186

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Multirole
225

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Attack
90

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Helicopters
323

% of the highest value in the world (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
-Dassault Mirage III90

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
-Dassault Mirage 590

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Eurocopter Fennec10
-Aérospatiale Puma45
-Aérospatiale Alouette III30
-Aérospatiale SA-315B Lama18
-Bell 20618
-Bell 40745
-Bell 41235
-Westland Sea King6

Navy

Total naval
231

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Destroyers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Frigates
9

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Corvettes
0

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Submarines
5

% of the highest value in the world (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
-Zulfiquar class4

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Agosta-70 class2
-Agosta-90B class3