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Military power of Poland & Germany

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Poland vs Germany

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Country: Poland (PL) Germany (DE)
Capital: Warsaw Berlin
Population: 38 454 576 82 175 700
Area: 312 679 km2 357 168 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 12,2 billion $ 44,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1,2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 120 000 178 334
Reserve personnel: 515 000 40 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 18 529 299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 009 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 573 3 592
Total artillery: 729 440
Self-propelled artillery: 477 148
Rocket artillery: 180 50

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 416 785
Fighter aircraft: 30 134
Multirole aircraf: 48 115
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 182 358

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Navy

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Total naval: 46 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 10
Corvettes: 1 5
Submarines: 3 6

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Nuclear weapons

Poland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.