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Military power of Brazil and Indonesia

Country: Brazil Indonesia
Capital: Brasília Jakarta
Population: 204 451 000 258 705 000
Area: 8 515 767 km2 1 904 569 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Brazil military forces description Indonesia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 8,05 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 318 480 395 500
Reserve personnel: 1 340 000 400 000
Available for military: 53 350 703 52 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 469 408×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 769 1 195
Total artillery: 1 112 300
Self-propelled artillery: 184 37
Rocket artillery: 198 86

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 761 391
Fighter aircraft: 45 11
Multirole aircraf: 0 39
Attack aircraft: 78 8
Helicopters: 263 164

Navy

Total naval: 111 149
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 8
Corvettes: 5 26
Submarines: 5 5

Military service

Brazil

18-45 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 10-12 months; 17-45 years of age for voluntary service; an increasing percentage of the ranks are "long-service" volunteer professionals; women were allowed to serve in the armed forces beginning in early 1980s when the Brazilian Army became the first army in South America to accept women into career ranks; women serve in Navy and Air Force only in Women's Reserve Corps.

Indonesia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.