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Military power of Vietnam and Singapore

Country: Vietnam Singapore
Capital: Hanoi Singapore
Population: 92 700 000 5 607 300
Area: 332 698 km2 719 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Vietnam military forces description Singapore military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5 billion $ 8,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 3,33%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 482 000 72 500
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 312 500
Available for military: 30 000 000 1 255 902

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 509 196×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 2 860
Total artillery: 2 524 204
Self-propelled artillery: 280 48
Rocket artillery: 1 094 18

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 273
Fighter aircraft: 37 27
Multirole aircraf: 24 100
Attack aircraft: 36 0
Helicopters: 145 84

Navy

Total naval: 173 44
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 6
Corvettes: 23 6
Submarines: 6 4

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.

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).