We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Greece and Brazil

Lack of map.
Country: Greece Brazil
Capital: Athens Brasília
Population: 10 846 979 204 451 000
Area: 131 990 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Military budget

More

Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 318 480
Reserve personnel: 216 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 53 350 703

Active

More

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 353 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 1 769
Total artillery: 1 162 956
Self-propelled artillery: 547 212
Rocket artillery: 152 198

Tanks

More

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 620 749
Fighter aircraft: 0 47
Multirole aircraf: 198 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 268 249

Total aircraft

More

Navy

Total naval: 99 108
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 8
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 11 5

Total naval

More

Military service

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary 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.