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Military power of Jordan and Brazil

Country: Jordan Brazil
Capital: Amman Brasília
Population: 9 915 942 204 451 000
Area: 89 341 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 318 480
Reserve personnel: 65 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 1 769
Total artillery: 621 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 461 184
Rocket artillery: 88 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 761
Fighter aircraft: 0 45
Multirole aircraf: 46 0
Attack aircraft: 8 78
Helicopters: 126 263

Navy

Total naval: 27 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 9
Corvettes: 0 5
Submarines: 0 5

Military service

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.

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.