Singapore Armed forces

Singapore
Population
5,703,600
Military budget
8.8 billion $
Active personnel
72,500
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Singapore
Area: 719 km2
Population: 5,703,600
Etnic groups: Chinese 74.2%, Malay 13.3%, Indian 9.2%, other 3.3%
Religions: Buddhist 33.9%, Muslim 14.3%, Taoist 11.3%, Catholic 7.1%, Hindu 5.2%, other Christian 11%, other 0.7%, none 16.4%

Military branches

(Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura) Land Forces, Navy, Air Force and Air Defense

Military service

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

Military expenditures

Military budget
8.8 billion $

(USA)

Percent of GDP
3.33

Manpower

Active personnel
72,500

(China)

Reserve
312,500

(China)

Available
1,255,902

(China)

Land Forces

Tanks
196

(Russia)

AFV
2,860

(USA)

Artillery
204

(Russia)

Self-propelled guns
48

(Russia)

Rocket artillery
18
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

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
-SSPH-148

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber

Air Forces

Total aircraft
273

(USA)

Fighters
27

(China)

Multirole
100

(USA)

Attack
0

(Russia)

Helicopters
84

(USA)

UCAV (combat drone)
0

(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
-F-15E Strike Eagle40

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Eurocopter AS33232

UCAV (combat drone)

TypeNameNumber
--

Navy

Total naval
44

(China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

(USA)

Destroyers
0

(USA)

Frigates
6

(China)

Corvettes
6

(Russia)

Submarines
4

(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
-Victory6

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Archer2
-Challenger2

Nuclear weapons

Does not have nuclear weapons.