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Comparison Results (France vs North Korea)



Military comparison results showcasing France and North Korea in side-by-side format.



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COUNTRIES
France
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PwrIndx: 0.1702*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 7 of 138
North Korea
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PwrIndx: 0.3718*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 25 of 138
MANPOWER
Total Population
67,364,357
Total Population
25,381,085
Manpower Available
30,111,868
Manpower Available
13,045,878
Fit-for-Service
23,818,487
Fit-for-Service
10,123,601
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
776,483
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
415,068
Active Personnel
268,000
Active Personnel
1,280,000
Reserve Personnel
183,635
Reserve Personnel
600,000
FINANCIALS
Defense Budget (USD)
$41,500,000,000
Defense Budget (USD)
$1,600,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$5,360,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$5,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$156,400,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$5,000,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$2,904,000,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$40,000,000,000
AIR POWER
Total Aircraft
1,229
Total Aircraft
949
Combat Aircraft
269
Combat Aircraft
458
Dedicated Attack
0
Dedicated Attack
114
Transports
121
Transports
4
Trainers
187
Trainers
169
Special-Mission
45
Special-Mission
0
Helicopters
589
Helicopters
204
Attack Helos
62
Attack Helos
20
LAND POWER
Combat Tanks
528
Combat Tanks
6,045
Armored Vehicles
6,028
Armored Vehicles
10,000
Self-Propelled Artillery
109
Self-Propelled Artillery
800
Field Artillery
12
Field Artillery
1,000
Rocket Projectors
13
Rocket Projectors
2,110
NAVAL POWER
Fleet Strength
180
Fleet Strength
984
Aircraft Carriers
4
Aircraft Carriers
0
Submarines
9
Submarines
83
Destroyers
11
Destroyers
0
Frigates
11
Frigates
11
Corvettes
0
Corvettes
2
Coastal Patrol
17
Coastal Patrol
416
Mine Warfare
17
Mine Warfare
23
LOGISTICS
Airports
464
Airports
82
Merchant Marine
555
Merchant Marine
274
Ports & Terminals
17
Ports & Terminals
7
Labor Force
30,680,000
Labor Force
14,000,000
Roadway Coverage
951,200 km
Roadway Coverage
25,554 km
Railway Coverage
29,640 km
Railway Coverage
5,242 km
RESOURCES
Oil Production
15,170 bbl
Oil Production
0 bbl
Oil Consumption
1,600,000 bbl
Oil Consumption
15,500 bbl
Proven Reserves
72,350,000 bbl
Proven Reserves
0 bbl
GEOGRAPHY
Square Land Area
643,801 km
Square Land Area
120,538 km
Border Coverage
4,072 km
Border Coverage
1,607 km
Waterway Coverage
8,501 km
Waterway Coverage
2,250 km
Coastline Coverage
4,853 km
Coastline Coverage
2,495 km


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