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Military power of India & Saudi Arabia

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Country: India (IN) Saudi Arabia (SA)
Capital: New Delhi Riyadh
Population: 1 276 267 000 30 770 375
Area: 3 287 590 km2 2 149 690 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 10%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 2 140 000 230 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 325 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 8 240 714

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4 426 1 142
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 9 096
Total artillery: 5 067 757
Self-propelled artillery: 290 474
Rocket artillery: 292 122

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2 261 855
Fighter aircraft: 323 62
Multirole aircraf: 374 54
Attack aircraft: 220 168
Helicopters: 725 341

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Navy

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Total naval: 214 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 7
Corvettes: 24 4
Submarines: 15 0

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Nuclear weapons

India

India is not a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. India maintains a "no first use" nuclear policy

India has not released any official statements about the size of its nuclear arsenal. As of January 2020, India was estimated to have around 150 warheads.

Saudi Arabia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.