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Military power of Germany and Vietnam

Country: Germany Vietnam
Capital: Berlin Hanoi
Population: 82 175 700 92 700 000
Area: 357 168 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Germany military forces description Vietnam military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 41,1 billion $ 5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 178 334 482 000
Reserve personnel: 40 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 18 529 299 30 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 328 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 357 2 380
Total artillery: 441 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 149 280
Rocket artillery: 50 1 094

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 776 274
Fighter aircraft: 125 37
Multirole aircraf: 93 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 380 145

Navy

Total naval: 64 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 7
Corvettes: 5 23
Submarines: 6 6

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.

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.