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Military power of Egypt and Brazil

Country: Egypt Brazil
Capital: Cairo Brasília
Population: 89 810 000 204 451 000
Area: 1 010 407 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Egypt military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 318 480
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 1 769
Total artillery: 5 813 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 995 184
Rocket artillery: 1 322 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 761
Fighter aircraft: 113 45
Multirole aircraf: 241 0
Attack aircraft: 82 78
Helicopters: 260 263

Navy

Total naval: 154 111
Aircraftcarriers: 2 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 9
Corvettes: 6 5
Submarines: 8 5

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

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.