Indian Defence statistics

Indian Defence services, statistics and comparative information with selected nations. This is a publicly available information, we cannot guarantee it authenticity.
  • Per capita defence expenditure
  • Troops
  • Aircrafts
  • Top defence budget
  • Army
  • Navy

Per capita defence expenditure: The amount spent by a nation on its military per capita in a given year.

Per capita defence expenditure
Serial no. Country Military expenditure per capita (US dollars)
1 america flag  United states 1,859
2 uk flag  United Kingdom 1,066
3 france flag  France 977
4 germany flag  Germany 558
5 japan flag  Japan 401
6 brazil flag  Brazil 142
7 china flag  China 75
8 india flag  India 31
9 pakisthan flag  Pakistan NA
10 bangladesh flag  Bangladesh NA

Source: Wikipedia (Stockholm International Peace Research Institute 2015.)

Active military: The number of military personnel on active duty that are currently serving full-time in their military capacity.

Number of Active military
Serial no. Country Active military
1 china flag  China 2,035,000
2 america flag  United states 1,348,400
3 india flag  India 1,325,000
4 pakisthan flag  Pakistan 653,800
5 brazil flag  Brazil 334,500
6 japan flag  Japan 247,150
7 france flag  France 202,700
8 germany flag  Germany 178,600
9 uk flag  United Kingdom 150,250
10 bangladesh flag  Bangladesh 157,050

Source: Wikipedia (2018 edition of "The Military Balance" )

Aircrafts
Serial no. Country Aircraft Strength
1 america flag  United states 13,362
2 china flag  China 3,035
3 india flag  India 2,185
4 japan flag  Japan 1,508
5 pakisthan flag  Pakistan 1,281
6 france flag  France 1,262
7 uk flag  United Kingdom 832
8 brazil flag  Brazil 723
9 germany flag  Germany 714
10 bangladesh flag  Bangladesh 173

Source: Wikipedia

Top defence budget
Rank Country Top defence budget
1 america flag  United states $647 billion
2 china flag  China $151 billion
3 saudi arabia  Saudi Arabia $56.725 billion
4 uk flag  United Kingdom $50 billion
5 russia flag  Russia $47.8 billion
6 inda flag  India $47 billion
7 germany flag  Germany $45.2 billion
8 japan flag  Japan $44 billion
9 france flag  France $40 billion
10 south korea  South Korea $40 billion

Source: Maps of world (As of 2018)

India's rank for largest armies
Rank Countries Man Power
1 china flag  People's Republic of China 750,000,000
2 india flag  India 616,000,000
3 america flag  United States of America 145,215,000
4 pakisthan flag  Pakistan 95,000,000
5 russian federation  Russian Federation 70,000,000
6 iran flag  Iran 47,000,000
7 egypt flag  Egypt 42,000,000
8 turkey flag  Turkey 41,640,000
9 republic of korea  Republic of Korea 25,610,000
10 korea flag  Democratic People's Republic of Korea 13,000,000
Source: Maps of World (As of 2018)

India's rank for largest navies
Rank Countries Man Power
1 america flag  USA 332,000
2 china flag  China 250,000
3 russia flag  Russia 142,000
4 south korea flag  South Korea 68,000
5 india flag  India 64,000
6 france flag  France 57,550
7 mexico flag  Mexico 56,000
8 taiwan flag  Taiwan 53,000
9 turkey flag  Turkey 48,600
10 north korea  North Korea 48,600
Source: Maps of World (As of 2013)
 
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