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Military power of Malaysia & India

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Malaysia vs India

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Country: Malaysia (MY) India (IN)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur New Delhi
Population: 30 894 900 1 276 267 000
Area: 330 803 km2 3 287 590 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110 000 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 1 155 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 319 129 420

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 4 426
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 386 5 681
Total artillery: 295 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 30 290
Rocket artillery: 54 292

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 2 261
Fighter aircraft: 10 323
Multirole aircraf: 39 374
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 63 725

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 5 15
Corvettes: 6 24
Submarines: 2 15

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have 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.

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

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.