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Military power of Brazil and Singapore

Country: Brazil Singapore
Capital: Brasília Singapore
Population: 204 451 000 5 607 300
Area: 8 515 767 km2 719 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Brazil military forces description Singapore military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 8,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 3,33%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 318 480 72 500
Reserve personnel: 1 340 000 312 500
Available for military: 53 350 703 1 255 902

Land Forces

Tanks: 469 196×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 769 2 860
Total artillery: 1 112 204
Self-propelled artillery: 184 48
Rocket artillery: 198 18

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 761 273
Fighter aircraft: 45 27
Multirole aircraf: 0 100
Attack aircraft: 78 0
Helicopters: 263 84

Navy

Total naval: 111 44
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 6
Corvettes: 5 6
Submarines: 5 4

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.

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).