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Military power of Egypt & Saudi Arabia

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Egypt vs Saudi Arabia

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Country: Egypt (EG) Saudi Arabia (SA)
Capital: Cairo Riyadh
Population: 101,576,517 34,218,169
Area: 1,010,407 km2 2,149,690 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 11 billion $ 57.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.5% 8.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 438,500 505,000
Reserve personnel: 479,000 325,000
Available for military: 41,157,220 8,240,714

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 3,044 1,142
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11,454 9,096
Total artillery: 4,000 757
Self-propelled artillery: 889 474
Rocket artillery: 1,322 122

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,373 855
Fighter aircraft: 113 62
Multirole aircraf: 252 54
Attack aircraft: 121 168
Helicopters: 306 341
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 128 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 9 7
Corvettes: 4 4
Submarines: 8 0

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Nuclear weapons

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Saudi Arabia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

Saudi Arabia

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