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Number of nukes

How many nukes are there?

17300 all over the world

Not too many people know that these days there are approximately 17,300 nuclear warheads all over the world.  Here is the distribution per country: Russia 8,500, United States 7,700, France 300, China 250, United Kingdom 225, Israel 80, Pakistan 100-120, India 90-110, North Korea -10.  Statistics show that there is a decrease when it comes to the total number of nuclear warheads all over the world.  For example, there were 70,000 nuclear warheads in 1986.  Keep in mind that during the Cold War the United States built approximately 70,000 nuclear warheads.  It was more than all other nuclear-weapon states combined.

This fact is verified on : November 26, 2013.





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