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Military power of South Korea & Qatar

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South Korea vs Qatar

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Country: South Korea (KR) Qatar (QA)
Capital: Seoul Doha
Population: 51,709,098 2,795,484
Area: 100,210 km2 11,586 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 45.5 billion $ 19.3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.7% 1.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 555,000 66,550
Reserve personnel: 2,750,000 15,000
Available for military: 13,185,794 389,487

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,446 92
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,290 250
Total artillery: 5,958 110
Self-propelled artillery: 1,890 49
Rocket artillery: 214 10

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,570 115
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 320 14
Attack aircraft: 0 6
Helicopters: 786 47
UCAV (combat drone): 0 6

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Navy

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Total naval: 151 86
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 0
Corvettes: 16 0
Submarines: 15 0

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Nuclear weapons

South Korea

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

Qatar

Conscription for males aged 18-35; 4-month general obligation, 3 months for graduates.