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Military power of Taiwan & Germany

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Taiwan vs Germany

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Country: Taiwan (TW) Germany (DE)
Capital: Taipei Berlin
Population: 23,568,378 83,166,711
Area: 36,193 km2 357,168 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13 billion $ 57 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.3% 1.4%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 290,000 183,907
Reserve personnel: 2,800,000 30,050
Available for military: 5,883,828 18,529,299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,160 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,714 3,874
Total artillery: 1,944 401
Self-propelled artillery: 440 121
Rocket artillery: 126 38

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 814 662
Fighter aircraft: 129 141
Multirole aircraf: 189 90
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 237 347
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 96 65
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 22 12
Corvettes: 1 5
Submarines: 4 6

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Nuclear weapons

Taiwan

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

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.

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.