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Country: Pakistan (PK) India (IN)
Capital: Islamabad New Delhi
Population: 199 085 847 1 276 267 000
Area: 796 095 km2 3 287 590 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 10,8 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,9% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 653 800 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 513 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 319 129 420

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 735 4 426
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 066 5 681
Total artillery: 3 745 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 325 290
Rocket artillery: 134 292

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 143 2 216
Fighter aircraft: 186 323
Multirole aircraf: 225 329
Attack aircraft: 90 220
Helicopters: 323 725

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Navy

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Total naval: 231 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 9 15
Corvettes: 0 24
Submarines: 5 15

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Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

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.