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Military power of Vietnam and Saudi Arabia

Country: Vietnam Saudi Arabia
Capital: Hanoi Riyadh
Population: 92 700 000 30 770 375
Area: 332 698 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Vietnam military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 482 000 230 000
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 0
Available for military: 30 000 000 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 509 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 9 096
Total artillery: 2 524 757
Self-propelled artillery: 280 363
Rocket artillery: 1 094 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 862
Fighter aircraft: 37 86
Multirole aircraf: 24 72
Attack aircraft: 36 150
Helicopters: 145 324

Navy

Total naval: 173 27
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 7
Corvettes: 23 4
Submarines: 6 0

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.