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India vs. Sri Lanka

Military

IndiaSri Lanka
Military branchesArmy, Navy (includes naval air arm), Air Force, Coast Guard (2011)
Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Navy (includes Marine Corps), Sri Lanka Air Force, Sri Lanka Coast Guard (2016)
Military service age and obligation16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, currently serve in combat roles as pilots, and will soon be allowed in all combat roles (2016)
18-22 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; 5-year service obligation (Air Force) (2012)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP2.42% of GDP (2015)
2.49% of GDP (2014)
2.46% of GDP (2013)
2.54% of GDP (2012)
2.65% of GDP (2011)
2.21% of GDP (2015)
2.53% of GDP (2014)
2.27% of GDP (2013)
2.14% of GDP (2012)
2.68% of GDP (2011)

Source: CIA Factbook