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Military power of Germany and Brazil

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Country: Germany Brazil
Capital: Berlin Brasília
Population: 82 175 700 204 451 000
Area: 357 168 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 41,1 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 1,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 334 318 480
Reserve personnel: 40 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 18 529 299 53 350 703

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Land Forces

Tanks: 328 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 357 1 769
Total artillery: 441 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 149 184
Rocket artillery: 50 198

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 776 761
Fighter aircraft: 125 45
Multirole aircraf: 93 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 380 263

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Navy

Total naval: 64 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 9
Corvettes: 5 5
Submarines: 6 5

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Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

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.