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Military power of Iran & Brazil

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Iran vs Brazil

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Country: Iran (IR) Brazil (BR)
Capital: Tehran Brasília
Population: 83,183,741 210,147,125
Area: 1,648,195 km2 8,515,767 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17.4 billion $ 26.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.8% 1.5%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610,000 334,500
Reserve personnel: 350,000 1,340,000
Available for military: 23,619,215 53,350,703

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,531 469
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,625 1,769
Total artillery: 4,096 956
Self-propelled artillery: 570 212
Rocket artillery: 1,438 198

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 886 749
Fighter aircraft: 130 47
Multirole aircraf: 73 0
Attack aircraft: 52 78
Helicopters: 324 249
UCAV (combat drone): 36 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 406 108
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 8
Corvettes: 3 3
Submarines: 40 5

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Nuclear weapons

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Brazil

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from 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.