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Military power of USA and Pakistan

Country: USA Pakistan
Capital: Washington Islamabad
Population: 324 527 000 199 085 847
Area: 9 857 306 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 200 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 554,2 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,8% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 301 300 643 800
Reserve personnel: 811 000 513 000
Available for military: 73 270 043 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 8 848 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 46 000 2 890
Total artillery: 3 269 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 950 415
Rocket artillery: 1 197 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 12 100 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 388 186
Multirole aircraf: 2 062 210
Attack aircraft: 470 82
Helicopters: 5 000 583

Navy

Total naval: 436 235
Aircraftcarriers: 20 0
Destroyers: 85 0
Frigates: 0 10
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 70 8

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.

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.