Compare armed forces

Alliance builder

Military power of Axis of Resistance & Pakistan

Axis of Resistance flag svg Pakistan flag svg

Axis of Resistance vs Pakistan

Show map
Axis of Resistance Pakistan

The Axis of Resistance is informal military alliance between Iran, Palestine, Syria and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. They are unified by their goal of opposing NATO, Israeli and Saudi Arabian activities in the region.

Pakistan is a country located in Southern Asia with an area of 796,095 km2 (land boundries: 7,257 km and costline 1,046 km). The capital of Pakistan is Islamabad. The number of inhabitants is 225,199,937.

Pakistan has Major Non-NATO Ally (MNNA) status with the USA. The Pakistan military inventory includes a broad mix of equipment, primarily from China, France, Russia, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Pakistan also has a large domestic defense industry. China is the leading foreign supplier of arms to Pakistan.

More about Pakistan military

If you want to check the comparison in terms of economic ratios check out CompareEconomy.com

Military expenditures

small flag AOR AOR small flag PK PK
Military budget: 19.2 billion $ 10.3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0% 4%

Military budget

small flag AOR small flag PK
Highest value in the world: 738 billion $ (USA)
More

Manpower

small flag AOR AOR small flag PK PK
Active personnel: 779,000 653,000
Reserve personnel: 350,000 513,000
Available for military: 35,169,215 48,453,305

Active

small flag AOR small flag PK
Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
More

Land Forces

small flag AOR AOR small flag PK PK
Tanks: 6,349 3,742
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,194 8,710
Total artillery: 8,216 6,308
Self-propelled artillery: 1,532 1,225
Rocket artillery: 2,446 1,738

Tanks

tank svg
small flag small flag
Highest value in the world: 12,267 (Russia)
More

Air Forces

small flag AOR AOR small flag PK PK
Total aircraft: 1,443 1,531
Fighter aircraft: 220 60
Multirole aircraft: 104 275
Attack aircraft: 113 69
Helicopters: 690 400
UCAV (combat drone): 83 113

Total aircraft

airplane svg
small flag small flag
Highest value in the world: 12,930 (USA)
More

Navy

small flag AOR AOR small flag PK PK
Total naval: 315 96
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 8
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 19 6

Total naval

ship svg
small flag small flag
Highest value in the world: 967 (North Korea)
More

Nuclear weapons

Axis of Resistance

Data not available

Pakistan

Pakistan is one of several nations that are not the part of Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. Yet, the Pakistani government managed to acquire nuclear warheads, or at least it is believed so. The entire pursuit for nuclear power began at the beginning of 1970s. It was back then, when Western Powers heard about Pakistan efforts of developing nuclear weapons. At the beginning the government established first nuclear power plant. It was located near Karachi. Noteworthy is the fact that it was possible due to the help of Western nations, which provided Pakistan with necessary equipment and materials. Later on, the president of Pakistan said that the main goal of Pakistan is to construct nuclear weapons. It was a response to India’s claim that they are capable of building nuclear weapons.

Although throughout the 1970s and at the beginning of 1980s there were little facts regarding Pakistan’ nuclear capabilities, there were rumours that from the mid-1980s, Pakistan already had a few warheads. However, it was only in 1998 that Pakistan decided to conduct their first nuclear tests. There were 6 tests and they were the response to 5 tests that India conducted several weeks before Pakistan.

Military service

Axis of Resistance

Data not available

Pakistan

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.