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Military power of Taiwan & India

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Taiwan vs India

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Country: Taiwan (TW) India (IN)
Capital: Taipei New Delhi
Population: 23,568,378 1,352,642,280
Area: 36,193 km2 3,287,590 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13 billion $ 67 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.3% 2.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 290,000 1,455,550
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: 1,160 4,614
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,714 8,600
Total artillery: 1,944 2,799
Self-propelled artillery: 440 100
Rocket artillery: 126 960

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 814 2,263
Fighter aircraft: 129 173
Multirole aircraf: 189 405
Attack aircraft: 0 120
Helicopters: 237 729
UCAV (combat drone): 0 12

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Navy

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Total naval: 96 267
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 4 11
Frigates: 22 13
Corvettes: 1 23
Submarines: 4 16

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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.