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Military power of Brazil & Saudi Arabia

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Brazil vs Saudi Arabia

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Country: Brazil (BR) Saudi Arabia (SA)
Capital: Brasília Riyadh
Population: 210,147,125 34,218,169
Area: 8,515,767 km2 2,149,690 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 26.9 billion $ 57.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.5% 8.4%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 334,500 505,000
Reserve personnel: 1,340,000 325,000
Available for military: 53,350,703 8,240,714

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 469 1,142
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,769 9,096
Total artillery: 956 757
Self-propelled artillery: 212 474
Rocket artillery: 198 122

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 749 855
Fighter aircraft: 47 62
Multirole aircraf: 0 54
Attack aircraft: 78 168
Helicopters: 249 341
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 108 27
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 8 7
Corvettes: 3 4
Submarines: 5 0

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Nuclear weapons

Brazil

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Saudi Arabia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Brazil

18-45 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 10-12 months; 17-45 years of age for voluntary service; an increasing percentage of the ranks are "long-service" volunteer professionals; women were allowed to serve in the armed forces beginning in early 1980s when the Brazilian Army became the first army in South America to accept women into career ranks; women serve in Navy and Air Force only in Women's Reserve Corps.

Saudi Arabia

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