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Military power of Indonesia and Brazil

Country: Indonesia Brazil
Capital: Jakarta Brasília
Population: 258 705 000 204 451 000
Area: 1 904 569 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Indonesia military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,05 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 395 500 318 480
Reserve personnel: 400 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 52 000 000 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 408 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 195 1 769
Total artillery: 300 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 37 184
Rocket artillery: 86 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 391 761
Fighter aircraft: 11 45
Multirole aircraf: 39 0
Attack aircraft: 8 78
Helicopters: 164 263

Navy

Total naval: 149 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 8 9
Corvettes: 26 5
Submarines: 5 5

Military service

Indonesia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.

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.