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Military power of Norway and Vietnam

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Country: Norway Vietnam
Capital: Oslo Hanoi
Population: 5 213 985 92 700 000
Area: 323 802 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,2 billion $ 5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,4% 2,4%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 25 000 482 000
Reserve personnel: 46 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 1 078 181 30 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 52 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 514 2 380
Total artillery: 38 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 26 280
Rocket artillery: 12 1 094

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 125 274
Fighter aircraft: 0 37
Multirole aircraf: 53 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 34 145

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Navy

Total naval: 45 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 7
Corvettes: 0 23
Submarines: 6 6

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Military service

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).

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.