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Military power of China and Netherlands

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Country: China Netherlands
Capital: Beijing Amsterdam
Population: 1 373 541 278 17 000 059
Area: 9 596 961 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 260 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 228 billion $ 10,75 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,9% 1,2%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 2 300 000 59 346
Reserve personnel: 8 000 000 32 200
Available for military: 385 821 101 7 728 129

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Land Forces

Tanks: 7 760 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 000 1 039
Total artillery: 9 726 57
Self-propelled artillery: 1 710 57
Rocket artillery: 1 770 0

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 182 182
Fighter aircraft: 1 150 0
Multirole aircraf: 629 63
Attack aircraft: 270 0
Helicopters: 1 170 94

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Navy

Total naval: 780 56
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 36 4
Frigates: 54 2
Corvettes: 42 0
Submarines: 76 4

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Military service

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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.