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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Vietnam

Country: Saudi Arabia Vietnam
Capital: Riyadh Hanoi
Population: 30 770 375 92 700 000
Area: 2 149 690 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Vietnam military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 482 000
Reserve personnel: 0 3 000 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 30 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 2 380
Total artillery: 757 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 363 280
Rocket artillery: 122 1 094

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 274
Fighter aircraft: 86 37
Multirole aircraf: 72 24
Attack aircraft: 150 36
Helicopters: 324 145

Navy

Total naval: 27 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 7
Corvettes: 4 23
Submarines: 0 6

Military service

Saudi Arabia

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

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.