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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 136)
4 (of 136)
Total Population
1,379,302,771
1,281,935,911
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
2,183,000
1,362,500
Reserve Components
510,000
2,844,750
Total Military Personnel
2,693,000
4,207,250
Defense Budget (USD)
$151,000,000,000
$47,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$1,649,000,000,000
$483,400,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$3,194,000,000,000
$407,200,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$23,120,000,000,000
$9,447,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
3,035
2,185
Fighters / Interceptors
1,125
590
Attack Aircraft
1,527
804
Transports
722
708
Trainers
353
251
Helicopters
985
720
Attack Helicopters
281
15
Serviceable Airports
507
346
Tank Strength
7,716
4,426
Armored Fighting Vehicles
9,000
3,147
Self-Propelled Artillery
2,000
190
Towed Artillery
6,246
4,158
Rocket Projectors
2,050
266
Total Naval Assets
714
295
Aircraft Carriers
1
1
Submarines
73
16
Frigates
50
14
Destroyers
29
11
Corvettes
39
22
Patrol Craft
220
139
Mine Warfare Craft
29
4
Merchant Marine Strength
4,287
1,674
Major Ports & Terminals
15
7
Labor Force Strength
806,700,000
521,900,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
3,981,000
734,500
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
10,120,000
3,510,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
25,620,000,000
4,621,000,000
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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