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Military power of Finland and USA

Country: Finland USA
Capital: Helsinki Washington
Population: 5 488 543 324 527 000
Area: 338 424 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
More: Finland military forces description USA military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,1 billion $ 554,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 3,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 33 386 1 301 300
Reserve personnel: 900 000 811 000
Available for military: 1 155 368 73 270 043

Land Forces

Tanks: 199 8 848×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 816 46 000
Total artillery: 908 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 120 950
Rocket artillery: 56 1 197

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 207 12 100
Fighter aircraft: 0 388
Multirole aircraf: 54 2 062
Attack aircraft: 0 470
Helicopters: 27 5 000

Navy

Total naval: 63 436
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 70

Military service

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.