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 Pakistan and Brazil

Lack of map.
Country: Pakistan Brazil
Capital: Islamabad Brasília
Population: 199 085 847 204 451 000
Area: 796 095 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
More: Pakistan military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,8 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,9% 1,3%

Military budget

More

Manpower

Active personnel: 653 800 318 480
Reserve personnel: 513 000 1 340 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 53 350 703

Active

More

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 735 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 066 1 769
Total artillery: 3 745 956
Self-propelled artillery: 325 212
Rocket artillery: 134 198

Tanks

More

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 143 749
Fighter aircraft: 186 47
Multirole aircraf: 225 0
Attack aircraft: 90 78
Helicopters: 323 249

Total aircraft

More

Navy

Total naval: 231 108
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 8
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 5 5

Total naval

More

Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

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.