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Military power of Brazil and Pakistan

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Country: Brazil Pakistan
Capital: Brasília Islamabad
Population: 204 451 000 199 085 847
Area: 8 515 767 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 3,5%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 318 480 643 800
Reserve personnel: 1 340 000 513 000
Available for military: 53 350 703 48 453 305

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Land Forces

Tanks: 469 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 769 2 890
Total artillery: 1 112 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 184 415
Rocket artillery: 198 134

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 761 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 45 186
Multirole aircraf: 0 210
Attack aircraft: 78 82
Helicopters: 263 583

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Navy

Total naval: 111 235
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 10
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 5 8

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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.

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.