We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Azerbaijan and China

Lack of map.
Country: Azerbaijan China
Capital: Baku Beijing
Population: 9 713 500 1 373 541 278
Area: 86 600 km2 9 596 961 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 260 warheads
More: Azerbaijan military forces description China military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2,73 billion $ 228 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,4% 1,9%

Military budget

More

Manpower

Active personnel: 66 940 2 300 000
Reserve personnel: 300 000 8 000 000
Available for military: 3 000 000 385 821 101

Active

More

Land Forces

Tanks: 665 7 760×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 637 6 000
Total artillery: 740 9 726
Self-propelled artillery: 237 1 710
Rocket artillery: 196 1 770

Tanks

More

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 127 4 182
Fighter aircraft: 5 1 150
Multirole aircraf: 13 629
Attack aircraft: 11 270
Helicopters: 75 1 170

Total aircraft

More

Navy

Total naval: 31 780
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 36
Frigates: 1 54
Corvettes: 0 42
Submarines: 4 76

Total naval

More

Military service

Azerbaijan

18-35 years of age for cumpulsory military service; service obligation 18 months or 12 months for university graduates; 17 years of age for voluntary service; 17 year olds are considered to be on active service at cadet military schools.

China

18-24 years of age for selective compulsory military service, with a 2-year service obligation; no minimum age for voluntary service (all officers are volunteers); 18-19 years of age for women high school graduates who meet requirements for specific military jobs; a recent military decision allows women in combat roles.