Top 10 most powerful countries in the world
Top 10 most capable nations on the planet it is, obviously, hard to know precisely what request to put these superpowers in so for this rundown. I’ve looked at military power and additionally monetary power in light of the fact that there’s no reason for having an enormous armed force if your nation is battling monetarily. The military power I’ve looked at army sizes and military resources and to the economy. I’ve looked at something called the gross domestic product which represents the total dollar value of all goods and services produced in that country. And is a very good indicator of how well that country is performing economically. I believe a look at the GDP per capita which is a purpose in a calculation of output which is very useful when comparing countries of different sizes.
10- North Korea
One of the most populated countries in the world pulling in some serious manpower and that is India. India has a population of 1.25 billion which is wow they have an army size of 1.3 to 5 million and a reserve of 2.15 million. The country has over 2000 aircraft over 6000 times and a naval fleet of 200 India is a member of the UN which further enhance its power. The GDP of India is mammoth compared to North Korea at 1.87 trillion USD. But, the per capita is low at just 1498 USD.
8- South Korea
South Korea has a population of 49 million with 625000 active army and 3,100,000 reserve army members. They have 1451 aircraft almost 2400 tanks and enables strengths of 166 on the worldwide stage south Korea is well supported from the West and is a member of the UN. Economically South Korea is performing quite well with a GDP of 1.3 trillion USD and a per capita of around 26000 USD.
7- United Kingdom
The United Kingdom has a population of 64 million with 150000 active army personnel and 182,000 in reserve. The United Kingdom has 879 aircraft, 407 tanks and enables strength of 66 the UK is a very strong on the worldwide stage despite its exit from the European Union. The UK is a member of NATO and the UN and enjoys I quote special relationship with the United States. Economically the UK perform very well with a GDP of 2.68 trillion USD and a per capita of 41,787 USD.
France has been hit hard in recent years from jihadi extremist presumably targeting it because of their worldwide power sadly for the lowly extremist. They haven’t done much to dent this power with the country still a worldwide superpower. It has a population of 66.5 million and France employed 111,628 personnel and 15,453 personnel of the operational reserve. France has 1282 aircraft, 423 tanks and a naval fleet of 113 is a key figure in the European Union and is a member of NATO and the UN. France has the GDP of 2.8 trillion USD and a per capita figure of 42503 USD.
Germany has a population of almost 61 million people with a relatively small army size at 180,000 people there are a further 145,000 in reserve. Germany has a reportedly 676 aircraft and 408 tanks with a naval strength of 81. While Germany’s arsenal may be seen small Germany is a leading figure in Europe NATO and the UN. Economically Germany is a major player with a GDP of 3.7 trillion USD and per capita of 46,286 USD.
Russia has the population of 142 million people and an undeniably vast army of 766,000 with around 2.5 million in reserve in terms of its arsenal. It has also gone very big with 3547 aircraft over 15,000 tanks and an able strength of 352. Russia has chosen to spend its money making it powerful as a military force. However economically is absolutely dwarfed by most of the powers on this list. And the GDP is just 14.6 billion USD and a per capita of 23,286 USD.
Japan has a population of 127 million with 250,000 in the axis armed forces and just 60,000 in reserve the Japanese have 1590 aircraft, 678 tanks and a naval fleet of 131. Japan has a GDP of 4.7 trillion USD and a per capita of 38,800 USD making it the third biggest economy in the world.
China has the mammoth population of 1.3 billion making it one of the most populated countries in the world. Is it one of the most populous is also most powerful in terms of military personnel. China has 2.3 million active army personnel and further 2.3 million in reserve. The country has 2942 aircrafts, 9150 tanks, and 674 naval tanks. China has a huge output with a GDP of 10 trillion and per capita figure of 6807. China’s power is also increased by being a key member of the UN.
1- United States Of America
China has the mammoth population of 1.3 billion making it one of the most populated countries in the world is it one of the most populous is also most powerful in terms of military personnel. China has 2.3 million active army personnel and further 2.3 million in reserve. The country has 2942 aircrafts, 9150 tanks, and 674 naval tanks. China has a huge output with a GDP of 10 trillion and per capita figure of 6807. China’s power is also increased by being a key member of the UN.