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Military power of Jordan & South Korea

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Jordan vs South Korea

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Country: Jordan (JO) South Korea (KR)
Capital: Amman Seoul
Population: 10,658,123 51,709,098
Area: 89,341 km2 100,210 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 2.5 billion $ 45.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 7% 2.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 100,500 555,000
Reserve personnel: 65,000 2,750,000
Available for military: 3,285,575 13,185,794

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,321 2,606
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,149 4,380
Total artillery: 621 7,468
Self-propelled artillery: 461 3,040
Rocket artillery: 88 574

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 260 1,585
Fighter aircraft: 0 156
Multirole aircraf: 46 371
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 757
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 27 195
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 12
Frigates: 0 18
Corvettes: 0 11
Submarines: 0 22

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Nuclear weapons

Jordan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

South Korea

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.