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Military power of India & Germany

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Country: India (IN) Germany (DE)
Capital: New Delhi Berlin
Population: 1 276 267 000 82 175 700
Area: 3 287 590 km2 357 168 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 44,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 1,2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 2 140 000 178 334
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 40 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 18 529 299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4 426 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 3 592
Total artillery: 5 067 440
Self-propelled artillery: 290 148
Rocket artillery: 292 50

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2 216 785
Fighter aircraft: 323 134
Multirole aircraf: 329 115
Attack aircraft: 220 0
Helicopters: 725 358

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Navy

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Total naval: 214 64
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 10
Corvettes: 24 5
Submarines: 15 6

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Nuclear weapons

India

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Germany

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

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

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.