We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Vietnam and Norway

Lack of map.
Country: Vietnam Norway
Capital: Hanoi Oslo
Population: 92 700 000 5 213 985
Area: 332 698 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Vietnam military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 1,4%

Military budget

More

Manpower

Active personnel: 482 000 25 000
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 46 000
Available for military: 30 000 000 1 078 181

Active

More

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 509 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 514
Total artillery: 2 524 38
Self-propelled artillery: 280 26
Rocket artillery: 1 094 12

Tanks

More

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 125
Fighter aircraft: 37 0
Multirole aircraf: 24 53
Attack aircraft: 36 0
Helicopters: 145 34

Total aircraft

More

Navy

Total naval: 173 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 5
Corvettes: 23 0
Submarines: 6 6

Total naval

More

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.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).