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Asian Military Strength (2022)



GFP REGIONS | ANNUAL RANKING

Ranking the military powers of Asia region by country, from strongest to weakest.



The GFP list makes use of over 50 factors in our in-house formula to determine a given nation's Power Index ('PwrIndx') score. This provides the final ranking while also allowing smaller, more technologically-advanced, nations to compete with larger, lesser-developed ones. Some bonuses and penalties are added for refinement that, in the end, we hope presents an unbiased look into the potential conventional military strength of a world power. Color arrows indicate year-over-year trend comparison (Increase, Stable, Decline).

There are a total of 45 countries included in the Asian Military Strength (2022) annual defense review.
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1
Russia
RUS
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PwrIndx Score: 0.0501
2
China
CHN
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PwrIndx Score: 0.0511
3
India
IND
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PwrIndx Score: 0.0979
4
Japan
JPN
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PwrIndx Score: 0.1195
5
South Korea
SKO
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PwrIndx Score: 0.1261
6
Pakistan
PAK
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PwrIndx Score: 0.1572
7
Turkey
TUR
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PwrIndx Score: 0.1961
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Iran
IRN
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PwrIndx Score: 0.2104
9
Indonesia
INO
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PwrIndx Score: 0.2251
10
Israel
ISR
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PwrIndx Score: 0.2621
11
Saudi Arabia
SAR
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PwrIndx Score: 0.2966
12
Taiwan
TAI
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PwrIndx Score: 0.3215
13
Vietnam
VTN
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PwrIndx Score: 0.4521
14
Thailand
THA
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PwrIndx Score: 0.4581
15
North Korea
NKO
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PwrIndx Score: 0.4621
16
Iraq
IRQ
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PwrIndx Score: 0.5597
17
United Arab Emirates
UAE
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PwrIndx Score: 0.5859
18
Myanmar
MYA
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PwrIndx Score: 0.5972
19
Singapore
SIN
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PwrIndx Score: 0.6253
20
Bangladesh
BNG
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PwrIndx Score: 0.6851
21
Syria
SYR
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PwrIndx Score: 0.6953
22
Malaysia
MLY
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PwrIndx Score: 0.7091
23
Philippines
PHI
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PwrIndx Score: 0.8076
24
Uzbekistan
UZB
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PwrIndx Score: 0.8272
25
Azerbaijan
AZR
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PwrIndx Score: 1.0251
26
Kazakhstan
KAZ
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PwrIndx Score: 1.0615
27
Kuwait
KUW
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PwrIndx Score: 1.2988
28
Jordan
JOR
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PwrIndx Score: 1.3989
29
Qatar
QTR
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PwrIndx Score: 1.4429
30
Oman
OMA
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PwrIndx Score: 1.4453
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31
Sri Lanka
SRL
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PwrIndx Score: 1.4729
32
Yemen
YEM
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PwrIndx Score: 1.4754
33
Turkmenistan
TKM
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PwrIndx Score: 1.6728
34
Georgia
GEO
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PwrIndx Score: 2.0014
35
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
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PwrIndx Score: 2.2011
36
Armenia
ARM
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PwrIndx Score: 2.3169
37
Bahrain
BAH
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PwrIndx Score: 2.3269
38
Cambodia
CMB
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PwrIndx Score: 2.3944
39
Mongolia
MON
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PwrIndx Score: 2.4318
40
Tajikistan
TAJ
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PwrIndx Score: 2.7163
41
Lebanon
LEB
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PwrIndx Score: 2.8681
42
Afghanistan
AFG
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PwrIndx Score: 3.3736
43
Nepal
NEP
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PwrIndx Score: 3.4016
44
Laos
LAO
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PwrIndx Score: 3.6906
45
Bhutan
BUT
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PwrIndx Score: 35.8958

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