Philippine Armed forces

Philippines
Population
102 984 100
Military budget
3 billion $
Active personnel
125 000
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Manila
Area: 300 000 km2
Population: 102 984 100
Etnic groups: Tagalog 28.1%, Cebuano 13.1%, Ilocano 9%, Bisaya/Binisaya 7.6%, Hiligaynon Ilonggo 7.5%, Bikol 6%, Waray 3.4%, other 25.3%
Religions: Catholic 82.9% (Roman Catholic 80.9%, Aglipayan 2%), Muslim 5%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, other Christian 4.5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1%

Military branches

(Armed Forces of the Philippines) Army, Navy (includes Marine Corps), Air Force.

Military service

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).

Military expenditures

Military budget
3 billion $

(USA)

Percent of GDP
1,3

Manpower

Active personnel
125 000

(China)

Reserve
180 000

(China)

Available
25 614 135

(China)

Land Forces

Tanks
0

(Russia)

AFV
672

(USA)

Artillery
323

(Russia)

Self-propelled guns
0

(Russia)

Rocket artillery
0
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
-Alvis FV101 Scorpion18
-AIFV-2532
-PIFV-12.713
-AIFV-ARV6
-GKN FS100 Simba150
-LAV-300 APC12
-LAV-300 FSV11

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Air Forces

Total aircraft
219

(USA)

Fighters
12

(China)

Multirole
0

(USA)

Attack
8

(Russia)

Helicopters
127

(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
-FA-50 Fighting Eagle12

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-MD 500 Defender16
-PZL W-3 Sokół7
-Sikorsky S-7610
-Bell 205A-18
-Bell 41213
-AgustaWestland AW159-
-AW10913
-Robinson R222
-MBB Bo 1054

Navy

Total naval
129

(China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

(USA)

Destroyers
0

(USA)

Frigates
3

(China)

Corvettes
10

(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
-Gregorio del Pilar class3

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Miguel Malvar class5
-Rizal class2
-Emilio Jacinto class3

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
--

Nuclear weapons

Does not have nuclear weapons.