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Turkey vs India

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Country: Turkey (TR) India (IN)
Capital: Ankara New Delhi
Population: 83,614,362 1,352,642,280
Area: 783,562 km2 3,287,590 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 21.9 billion $ 67 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.9% 2.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 355,200 1,455,550
Reserve personnel: 378,700 1,155,000
Available for military: 21,079,077 319,129,420

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 3,017 4,614
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11,450 8,600
Total artillery: 2,521 2,799
Self-propelled artillery: 943 100
Rocket artillery: 399 960

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,573 2,263
Fighter aircraft: 48 173
Multirole aircraf: 245 405
Attack aircraft: 0 120
Helicopters: 676 729
UCAV (combat drone): 172 12

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Navy

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Total naval: 154 267
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 16 13
Corvettes: 10 23
Submarines: 12 16

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Nuclear weapons

Turkey

Turkey participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

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

Turkey

21-41 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary service; 12 months conscript obligation for non-university graduates, 6-12 months for university graduates (graduates of higher education may perform 6 months of military service as short-term privates, or 12 months as reserve officers); conscripts are called to register at age 20, for service at 21; women serve in the Turkish Armed Forces only as officers; reserve obligation to age 41; Turkish citizens with a residence or work permit who have worked abroad for at least 3 years (1095 days) can be exempt from military service in exchange for 6,000 EUR or its equivalent in foreign currencies; a law passed in December 2014 introduced a one-time payment scheme which exempted Turkish citizens 27 and older from conscription in exchange for a payment of $8,150.

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.