South Africa from Country Military Database dataset
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Source dataset: Country Military Database dataset , curated by  Vince J

  About South Africa

The defence budget of South Africa is estimated at US$3,465M at around 1% of its GDP.

With a 80,400-strong military, South Africa has a per-capita ratio of 1.5 military personnel per 1000 in population. Its total military consists of 65,350 active personnel and 15,050 reserve personnel.

On land, South Africa has a mobile force of 34 tanks. For aerial defence, South Africa has an air force of 105 military aircrafts and 15 attack helicopters.

South Africa has a naval fleet of 7 vessels, including 3 non-nuclear submarines.


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  Data: South Africa 

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