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Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of India and China.

Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of India and China.

OVERVIEW



Your selected countries for comparison, India and China, are displayed below. Compare two other military powers.

Subjects
India
China
GFP Rank
4 (of 136)
3 (of 136)
Total Population
1,281,935,911
1,379,302,771
Manpower Available
616,000,000
750,000,000
Fit-for-Service
489,600,000
619,000,000
Reaching Military Age
22,900,000
19,550,000
Active Personnel
1,362,500
2,183,000
Reserve Components
2,844,750
510,000
Total Military Personnel
4,207,250
2,693,000
Defense Budget (USD)
$47,000,000,000
$151,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$483,400,000,000
$1,649,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$407,200,000,000
$3,194,000,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$9,447,000,000,000
$23,120,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
2,185
3,035
Fighters / Interceptors
590
1,125
Attack Aircraft
804
1,527
Transports
708
722
Trainers
251
353
Helicopters
720
985
Attack Helicopters
15
281
Serviceable Airports
346
507
Tank Strength
4,426
7,716
Armored Fighting Vehicles
3,147
9,000
Self-Propelled Artillery
190
2,000
Towed Artillery
4,158
6,246
Rocket Projectors
266
2,050
Total Naval Assets
295
714
Aircraft Carriers
1
1
Submarines
16
73
Frigates
14
50
Destroyers
11
29
Corvettes
22
39
Patrol Craft
139
220
Mine Warfare Craft
4
29
Merchant Marine Strength
1,674
4,287
Major Ports & Terminals
7
15
Labor Force Strength
521,900,000
806,700,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
734,500
3,981,000
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
3,510,000
10,120,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
4,621,000,000
25,620,000,000
Roadway Coverage (km)
3,320,410
3,860,800
Railway Coverage (km)
63,974
86,000
Waterway Coverage (km)
14,500
110,000
Coastline Coverage (km)
7,000
14,500
Shared Borders (km)
13,888
22,457
Square Land Area (km)
3,287,263
9,596,961
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