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Military power of Malaysia & Brazil

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Malaysia vs Brazil

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Country: Malaysia (MY) Brazil (BR)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Brasília
Population: 32,730,000 210,147,125
Area: 330,803 km2 8,515,767 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3.6 billion $ 26.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.16% 1.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110,000 334,500
Reserve personnel: 296,300 1,340,000
Available for military: 14,817,517 53,350,703

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 469
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,386 1,769
Total artillery: 295 956
Self-propelled artillery: 30 212
Rocket artillery: 54 198

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 749
Fighter aircraft: 10 47
Multirole aircraf: 39 0
Attack aircraft: 0 78
Helicopters: 63 249
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 108
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 8
Corvettes: 6 3
Submarines: 2 5

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Brazil

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

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.