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Military power of Spain and Taiwan

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Country: Spain Taiwan
Capital: Madrid Taipei
Population: 46 439 864 23 519 518
Area: 505 990 km2 36 193 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 10,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 2,5%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 123 000 290 000
Reserve personnel: 8 200 2 800 000
Available for military: 11 759 557 5 883 828

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Land Forces

Tanks: 327 1 280×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 384 2 050
Total artillery: 245 1 785
Self-propelled artillery: 102 510
Rocket artillery: 0 115

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 532 787
Fighter aircraft: 52 125
Multirole aircraf: 86 190
Attack aircraft: 13 0
Helicopters: 157 250

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Navy

Total naval: 76 67
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 11 20
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 3 4

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Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.