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Military power of India & Singapore

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India vs Singapore

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Country: India (IN) Singapore (SG)
Capital: New Delhi Singapore
Population: 1,352,642,280 5,703,600
Area: 3,287,590 km2 719 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 67 billion $ 8.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.4% 3.33%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,455,550 72,500
Reserve personnel: 1,155,000 312,500
Available for military: 319,129,420 1,255,902

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,614 196
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,600 2,860
Total artillery: 2,799 204
Self-propelled artillery: 100 48
Rocket artillery: 960 18

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2,263 273
Fighter aircraft: 173 27
Multirole aircraf: 405 100
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 729 84
UCAV (combat drone): 12 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 267 44
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 13 6
Corvettes: 23 6
Submarines: 16 4

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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.

Singapore

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.

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).