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Comparison Results of World Military Strengths


Military power comparison results for China vs. India.

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Subjects
China
India
GFP Rank
3 (of 133)
4 (of 133)
Total Population
1,373,541,278
1,266,883,598
Manpower Available
750,000,000
616,000,000
Fit-for-Service
619,000,000
489,600,000
Reaching Military Age
19,550,000
22,900,000
Active Personnel
2,260,000
1,362,500
Reserve Components
1,452,500
2,844,750
Total Military Personnel
3,712,500
4,207,250
Defense Budget (USD)
$161,700,000,000
$51,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$983,500,000,000
$507,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$3,092,000,000,000
$359,100,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$21,270,000,000,000
$8,721,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
2,955
2,102
Fighters / Interceptors
1,271
676
Attack Aircraft
1,385
809
Transports
782
857
Trainers
352
323
Helicopters
912
666
Attack Helicopters
206
16
Serviceable Airports
507
346
Tank Strength
6,457
4,426
Armored Fighting Vehicles
4,788
6,704
Self-Propelled Artillery
1,710
290
Towed Artillery
6,246
7,414
Rocket Projectors
1,770
292
Total Naval Assets
714
295
Aircraft Carriers
1
3
Submarines
68
15
Frigates
51
14
Destroyers
35
11
Corvettes
35
23
Patrol Craft
220
139
Mine Warfare Craft
31
6
Merchant Marine Strength
2,030
340
Major Ports & Terminals
15
7
Labor Force Strength
805,900,000
513,700,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
4,189,000
767,600
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
10,120,000
3,510,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
25,000,000,000
5,675,000,000
Roadway Coverage (km)
3,860,800
3,320,410
Railway Coverage (km)
86,000
63,974
Waterway Coverage (km)
110,000
14,500
Coastline Coverage (km)
14,500
7,000
Shared Borders (km)
22,457
13,888
Square Land Area (km)
9,596,961
3,287,263
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