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Military power of Vietnam and India

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Country: Vietnam India
Capital: Hanoi New Delhi
Population: 92 700 000 1 276 267 000
Area: 332 698 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 2,5%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 482 000 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 30 000 000 319 129 420

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Land Forces

Tanks: 1 509 4 426×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 5 681
Total artillery: 2 524 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 280 290
Rocket artillery: 1 094 292

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 2 216
Fighter aircraft: 37 323
Multirole aircraf: 24 329
Attack aircraft: 36 220
Helicopters: 145 725

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Navy

Total naval: 173 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 7 15
Corvettes: 23 24
Submarines: 6 15

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Military service

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.

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.