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Military power of South Korea and Germany

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Country: South Korea Germany
Capital: Seoul Berlin
Population: 51 446 201 82 175 700
Area: 100 210 km2 357 168 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 44,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 1,2%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 178 334
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 40 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 18 529 299

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 328×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 3 592
Total artillery: 5 958 440
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 148
Rocket artillery: 214 50

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 785
Fighter aircraft: 151 134
Multirole aircraf: 265 115
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 786 358

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Navy

Total naval: 151 64
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 10
Corvettes: 16 5
Submarines: 15 6

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Military service

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.

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.