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Military power of USA and Finland

Country: USA Finland
Capital: Washington Helsinki
Population: 324 527 000 5 488 543
Area: 9 857 306 km2 338 424 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 200 warheads 0 warheads
More: USA military forces description Finland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 554,2 billion $ 3,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,8% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 301 300 33 386
Reserve personnel: 811 000 900 000
Available for military: 73 270 043 1 155 368

Land Forces

Tanks: 8 848 199×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 46 000 1 816
Total artillery: 3 269 908
Self-propelled artillery: 950 120
Rocket artillery: 1 197 56

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 12 100 207
Fighter aircraft: 388 0
Multirole aircraf: 2 062 54
Attack aircraft: 470 0
Helicopters: 5 000 27

Navy

Total naval: 436 63
Aircraftcarriers: 20 0
Destroyers: 85 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 70 0

Military service

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.

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60