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Military power of Poland & Japan

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Poland vs Japan

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Country: Poland (PL) Japan (JP)
Capital: Warsaw Tokyo
Population: 38 454 576 126 880 000
Area: 312 679 km2 377 944 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 12,2 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 120 000 247 150
Reserve personnel: 515 000 56 100
Available for military: 10 500 000 27 301 443

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 009 686
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 573 2 905
Total artillery: 729 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 477 226
Rocket artillery: 180 99

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 416 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 30 154
Multirole aircraf: 48 134
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 182 719

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Navy

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Total naval: 46 129
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 1 6
Submarines: 3 17

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Nuclear weapons

Poland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Japan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.