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Military power of India & Switzerland

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Country: India (IN) Switzerland (CH)
Capital: New Delhi Bern
Population: 1 276 267 000 8 306 200
Area: 3 287 590 km2 41 285 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 0,8%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 2 140 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 80 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 1 852 580

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4 426 224
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 681 1 500
Total artillery: 5 067 224
Self-propelled artillery: 290 224
Rocket artillery: 292 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2 261 193
Fighter aircraft: 323 40
Multirole aircraf: 374 26
Attack aircraft: 220 0
Helicopters: 725 45

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Navy

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Total naval: 214 0
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 15 0
Corvettes: 24 0
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.

Switzerland

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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.