The defence budget of Sudan is estimated at US$722M at around 1.60% of its GDP.
With a 209,300-strong military, Sudan has a per-capita ratio of 4.9 military personnel per 1000 in population. Its total military consists of 104,300 active personnel and 105,000 from paramilitary forces.
Sudan has the third-largest battle tank force in Africa. On land, Sudan has a mobile force of 465 tanks. For aerial defence, Sudan has an air force of 63 military aircrafts and 45 attack helicopters.