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Military power of Malaysia & Switzerland

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Malaysia vs Switzerland

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Country: Malaysia (MY) Switzerland (CH)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Bern
Population: 32,730,000 8,570,146
Area: 330,803 km2 41,285 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3.6 billion $ 5.3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.16% 0.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110,000 140,000
Reserve personnel: 296,300 80,000
Available for military: 14,817,517 1,852,580

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 224
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,386 1,500
Total artillery: 295 224
Self-propelled artillery: 30 224
Rocket artillery: 54 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 193
Fighter aircraft: 10 40
Multirole aircraf: 39 26
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 63 45
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

Total aircraft

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 0
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 0

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

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.