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Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of North Korea and South Korea.

Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of North Korea and South Korea.

OVERVIEW



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Subjects
North Korea
South Korea
GFP Rank
18 (of 137)
7 (of 137)
Total Population
25,381,085
51,418,097
Manpower Available
13,045,878
25,709,049
Fit-for-Service
10,123,601
21,081,420
Reaching Military Age
415,068
632,443
Active Personnel
1,280,000
625,000
Reserve Components
6,300,000
5,202,250
Total Military Personnel
7,580,000
5,827,250
Defense Budget (USD)
$7,500,000,000
$38,300,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$5,000,000,000
$384,600,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$5,000,000,000
$389,200,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$40,000,000,000
$2,100,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
949
1,614
Fighters / Interceptors
458
406
Attack Aircraft
498
466
Transports
4
40
Trainers
169
301
Helicopters
204
777
Attack Helicopters
20
112
Serviceable Airports
82
111
Tank Strength
6,075
2,654
Armored Fighting Vehicles
10,000
2,870
Self-Propelled Artillery
2,250
2,140
Towed Artillery
4,300
3,854
Rocket Projectors
5,000
215
Total Naval Assets
967
166
Aircraft Carriers
0
1
Submarines
86
16
Frigates
8
13
Destroyers
0
12
Corvettes
2
13
Patrol Craft
416
64
Mine Warfare Craft
23
11
Merchant Marine Strength
248
1,907
Major Ports & Terminals
7
8
Labor Force Strength
14,000,000
27,470,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
0
0
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
15,000
2,325,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
0
0
Roadway Coverage (km)
25,554
103,029
Railway Coverage (km)
5,242
3,381
Waterway Coverage (km)
2,250
1,600
Coastline Coverage (km)
2,495
2,413
Shared Borders (km)
1,607
237
Square Land Area (km)
120,538
99,720
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