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Comparison Results (Taiwan vs China)



Military comparison results showcasing Taiwan and China in side-by-side format.



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COUNTRIES
Taiwan
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PwrIndx: 0.4175*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 22 of 138
China
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PwrIndx: 0.0858*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 3 of 138
MANPOWER
Total Population
23,603,049
Total Population
1,394,015,977
Manpower Available
12,273,585
Manpower Available
752,768,628
Fit-for-Service
1,064,340
Fit-for-Service
617,270,275
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
301,930
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
19,752,649
Active Personnel
165,000
Active Personnel
2,185,000
Reserve Personnel
1,655,000
Reserve Personnel
510,000
FINANCIALS
Defense Budget (USD)
$13,000,000,000
Defense Budget (USD)
$178,200,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$181,900,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$1,598,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$456,700,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$3,236,000,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$1,213,500,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$25,400,000,000,000
AIR POWER
Total Aircraft
739
Total Aircraft
3,260
Combat Aircraft
288
Combat Aircraft
1,200
Dedicated Attack
0
Dedicated Attack
371
Transports
19
Transports
264
Trainers
205
Trainers
405
Special-Mission
19
Special-Mission
115
Helicopters
208
Helicopters
902
Attack Helos
91
Attack Helos
327
LAND POWER
Combat Tanks
1,160
Combat Tanks
3,205
Armored Vehicles
8,750
Armored Vehicles
35,000
Self-Propelled Artillery
257
Self-Propelled Artillery
1,970
Field Artillery
1,160
Field Artillery
1,234
Rocket Projectors
115
Rocket Projectors
2,250
NAVAL POWER
Fleet Strength
117
Fleet Strength
777
Aircraft Carriers
0
Aircraft Carriers
2
Submarines
4
Submarines
79
Destroyers
4
Destroyers
50
Frigates
22
Frigates
46
Corvettes
1
Corvettes
72
Coastal Patrol
43
Coastal Patrol
123
Mine Warfare
10
Mine Warfare
36
LOGISTICS
Airports
37
Airports
507
Merchant Marine
389
Merchant Marine
5,594
Ports & Terminals
6
Ports & Terminals
22
Labor Force
11,498,000
Labor Force
774,710,000
Roadway Coverage
41,475 km
Roadway Coverage
3,860,800 km
Railway Coverage
1,580 km
Railway Coverage
86,000 km
RESOURCES
Oil Production
200 bbl
Oil Production
3,775,000 bbl
Oil Consumption
1,032,000 bbl
Oil Consumption
13,500,000 bbl
Proven Reserves
2,380,000 bbl
Proven Reserves
25,630,000,000 bbl
GEOGRAPHY
Square Land Area
35,980 km
Square Land Area
9,596,961 km
Border Coverage
0 km
Border Coverage
22,457 km
Waterway Coverage
3,720 km
Waterway Coverage
110,000 km
Coastline Coverage
1,566 km
Coastline Coverage
14,500 km


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