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Military power of Vietnam and Switzerland

Country: Vietnam Switzerland
Capital: Hanoi Bern
Population: 92 700 000 8 306 200
Area: 332 698 km2 41 285 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Vietnam military forces description Switzerland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5 billion $ 4,83 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 0,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 482 000 140 000
Reserve personnel: 3 000 000 80 000
Available for military: 30 000 000 1 852 580

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 509 224×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 380 1 500
Total artillery: 2 524 224
Self-propelled artillery: 280 224
Rocket artillery: 1 094 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 193
Fighter aircraft: 37 40
Multirole aircraf: 24 26
Attack aircraft: 36 0
Helicopters: 145 45

Navy

Total naval: 173 0
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 23 0
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.

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.