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Military power of Philippines and USA

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Country: Philippines USA
Capital: Manila Washington
Population: 102 984 100 324 527 000
Area: 300 000 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 610 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 3,1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 125 000 1 281 900
Reserve personnel: 180 000 811 000
Available for military: 25 614 135 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 0 6 393×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 41 760
Total artillery: 323 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 0 950
Rocket artillery: 0 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 219 12 304
Fighter aircraft: 12 457
Multirole aircraf: 0 2 192
Attack aircraft: 8 587
Helicopters: 127 4 889

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Navy

Total naval: 129 437
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 3 0
Corvettes: 10 0
Submarines: 0 71

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Military service

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.