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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Brazil

Country: Saudi Arabia Brazil
Capital: Riyadh Brasília
Population: 30 770 375 204 451 000
Area: 2 149 690 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 318 480
Reserve personnel: 0 1 340 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 1 769
Total artillery: 757 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 363 184
Rocket artillery: 122 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 761
Fighter aircraft: 86 45
Multirole aircraf: 72 0
Attack aircraft: 150 78
Helicopters: 324 263

Navy

Total naval: 27 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 9
Corvettes: 4 5
Submarines: 0 5

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

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.