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Ukraine

National Flag: Ukraine adc8d3fa205b830d015e9c0d77bc189dfcf9e747771e998a061849588f6d0b62

Sub Region: Eastern Europe

Official Armed Forces Name: Armed Forces of Ukraine


General Information

Category Quantity International Ranking
Geography  
Land Area (km2) 603,500.0 36
Population  
Population 42,800,501 31
Labor Force 19,920,000 29
Economy  
GDP Nominal (millions of USD) 87,198 63
GDP PPP (millions of USD) 339,481 48
GDP Nominal Per Capita (USD) 2,037 88
GDP PPP Per Capita (USD) 7,932 78
Financial Reserves (millions of USD) 16,010 58
Military Personnel  
Active Personnel 204,000 22
Paramilitary Personnel 204,000 57
Military Reservists 900,000 8
Military Spending  
Nominal Military Spending (millions of USD) 2,165 60
PPP Military Spending (millions of USD) 8,429 43
Nominal Military Spending Per Active Soldier (USD) 10,612 94
PPP Military Spending Per Active Soldier (USD) 41,318 79
Infrastructure  
Roadway Length (km) 169,694 29
Railway Length (km) 21,619 12
Number of Airports 187 29
Human Development Index (HDI) 0.747 56
Oil  
Oil Production (bbl/day) 40,490 50
Oil Consumption (bbl/day) 255,000 45
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl) 395,000,000 45
Merchant Marine  
Merchant Marine Ship Quantity 134 28
Nuclear Warheads  
Nuclear Warhead Quantity 0 10
Calculated Military Scores  
Combined Force Projection 1,944 32
Land Power 9,746 23
Air Power 8,021 21
Sea Power 766 57
Transport Power 19,417 29
Total War Potential 1,714 45

Force Branches

Land Forces  
Air Defense Forces Ukrainian Air Defense Forces
Airborne Force Ukrainian Airmobile Forces
Land Based Missile Force Ukrainian Land Based Missile Force
Main Army Ukrainian Ground Forces
Marine Corps Ukrainian Naval Infantry
Special Forces Ukrainian Special Forces
Air Forces  
Army Aviation Ukrainian Ground Forces Aviation
Main Air Force Ukrainian Air Force
Naval Aviation Ukrainian Naval Aviation
Sea Forces  
Coast Guard Ukrainian Coast Guard
Ice Breaker Fleet Ukrainian Ice Breaker Fleet
Main Navy Ukrainian Navy

Military Assets

Category Quantity International Ranking
Total Main Battle Tanks 2,138 11
4th Generation Main Battle Tanks 0 2
3rd Generation Main Battle Tanks 168 24
2nd Generation Main Battle Tanks 1,950 5
1st Generation Main Battle Tanks 20 36
Light Tanks 0 33
Armoured Reconnaissance Vehicles 450 12
Armoured Infantry Fighting Vehicles 1,394 7
Armoured Personnel Carriers 515 37
Self-propelled Howitzers 631 7
Self-propelled Multiple Rocket Launchers 348 8
Self-propelled Mortar Carriers 0 27
Anti-tank Missile Carriers 0 30
Self-propelled Anti-tank Guns 0 8
Self-propelled Anti-ballistic Missile SAM Launchers 0 2
Self-propelled Long Range SAM Launchers (Limited ABM) 250 2
Self-propelled Medium Range SAM Launchers 72 3
Self-propelled Short Range SAM Launchers 0 40
Self-propelled Anti-aircraft Guns 0 34
Self-propelled Gun/SAM Hybrid Systems 0 13
Towed Howitzers 571 15
Towed Multiple Rocket Launchers 0 10
Towed Mortars 284 42
Recoilless Guns 0 33
Towed Anti-tank Guns 500 3
Towed Anti-ballistic Missile SAM Launchers 0 3
Towed Long Range SAM Launchers (Limited ABM) 0 17
Towed Medium Range SAM Launchers 0 22
Towed Short Range SAM Launchers 0 10
Towed Anti-aircraft Guns 0 55
Towed Anti-aircraft Gun/SAM Hybrid Systems 0 1
Mobile Ballistic Missile Launchers 90 6
Silo Based Missiles 0 7
Total Aircraft 501 24
Total Fighter Aircraft 156 21
5th Generation Fighter Aircraft 0 7
4th Generation Fighter Aircraft 122 19
3rd Generation Fighter Aircraft 34 19
1st and 2nd Generation Fighter Aircraft 0 21
Ground Attack Aircraft 28 10
Strategic Bombers 0 5
Anti-submarine and Maritime Patrol Aircraft 2 21
Heavy Transport/Tanker Aircraft 19 7
Medium Transport/Tanker Aircraft 0 35
Light Transport/Tanker Aircraft 25 25
Early Warning Aircraft 0 14
Military Passenger Aircraft 2 27
Trainer Aircraft 37 42
Total Helicopters 203 22
Attack Helicopters 133 4
Non-Attack Helicopters 70 45
Combat Support Aircraft 29 12
Total Navy Displacement (metric tons) 9,489 59
Total Ships 16 53
Aircraft Carriers 0 5
Battleship/Battlecruisers 0 2
Cruisers 0 4
Destroyers 0 12
Frigates 1 17
Corvettes 1 15
Amphibious Assault Ships (LHD/LHAs) 0 5
Landing Platform/Dock (LPDs) 0 7
Landing Ship/Dock (LSDs) 0 5
Tank Landing Ships (LST/LSMs) 1 10
Landing Crafts 3 33
Mine Warfare Ships 4 19
Patrol Ships 6 46
Total Submarines 0 20
Ballistic Missile Submarines 0 6
Nuclear Attack Submarines 0 7
Conventional Attack Submarines 0 15
Coastal and Midget Submarines 0 5

Satellites

Category Quantity International Ranking
Communications 0 9
Navigation/Positioning/Time 0 5
Meteorology/Oceanography 0 2
Intelligence/Surveillance/Reconnaissance 0 8
Electronic Intelligence/Signal Intelligence 0 4
Space Surveillance 0 3
Early Warning 0 3

Coast Guard Assets

Category Quantity International Ranking
Large Patrol Ships 0 12
Medium Patrol Ships 0 15
Small Patrol Ships 26 28
Fixed Wing Aircraft 0 13
Helicopters 0 14

Ice Breakers

Category Quantity International Ranking
Quantity 0 8


Database sources: The Military Balance 2017, wikipedia.com, CIA World Factbook, as well as other online sources.