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Military power of Germany & Netherlands

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Germany vs Netherlands

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Country: Germany (DE) Netherlands (NL)
Capital: Berlin Amsterdam
Population: 83,166,711 17,469,635
Area: 357,168 km2 41,543 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 57 billion $ 13.7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.4% 1.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 183,907 35,400
Reserve personnel: 30,050 4,500
Available for military: 18,529,299 7,728,129

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 18
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,874 1,039
Total artillery: 401 57
Self-propelled artillery: 121 57
Rocket artillery: 38 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 662 201
Fighter aircraft: 141 0
Multirole aircraf: 90 78
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 347 94
UCAV (combat drone): 0 4

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Navy

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Total naval: 65 56
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 12 2
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 6 4

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Netherlands

Netherlands participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.