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Taiwan vs India

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Country: Taiwan (TW) India (IN)
Capital: Taipei New Delhi
Population: 23 519 518 1 276 267 000
Area: 36 193 km2 3 287 590 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 10,5 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 290 000 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 2 800 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 5 883 828 319 129 420

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1 280 4 426
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 050 5 681
Total artillery: 1 785 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 510 290
Rocket artillery: 115 292

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 787 2 261
Fighter aircraft: 125 323
Multirole aircraf: 190 374
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 250 725

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Navy

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Total naval: 67 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 4 11
Frigates: 20 15
Corvettes: 0 24
Submarines: 4 15

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Nuclear weapons

Taiwan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

India

India is not a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. India maintains a "no first use" nuclear policy

India has not released any official statements about the size of its nuclear arsenal. As of January 2020, India was estimated to have around 150 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.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.