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Military power of Singapore and Brazil

Country: Singapore Brazil
Capital: Singapore Brasília
Population: 5 607 300 204 451 000
Area: 719 km2 8 515 767 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Singapore military forces description Brazil military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,8 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,33% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 72 500 318 480
Reserve personnel: 312 500 1 340 000
Available for military: 1 255 902 53 350 703

Land Forces

Tanks: 196 469×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 860 1 769
Total artillery: 204 1 112
Self-propelled artillery: 48 184
Rocket artillery: 18 198

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 273 761
Fighter aircraft: 27 45
Multirole aircraf: 100 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 84 263

Navy

Total naval: 44 111
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 9
Corvettes: 6 5
Submarines: 4 5

Military service

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

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.