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Military power of Pakistan and USA

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Country: Pakistan USA
Capital: Islamabad Washington
Population: 199 085 847 324 527 000
Area: 796 095 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,8 billion $ 610 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,9% 3,1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 653 800 1 281 900
Reserve personnel: 513 000 811 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 735 6 393×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 066 41 760
Total artillery: 3 745 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 325 950
Rocket artillery: 134 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 143 12 304
Fighter aircraft: 186 457
Multirole aircraf: 225 2 192
Attack aircraft: 90 587
Helicopters: 323 4 889

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Navy

Total naval: 231 437
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 9 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 5 71

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Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

USA

18 years of age (17 years of age with parental consent) for male and female voluntary service; no conscription; maximum enlistment age 42 (Army), 27 (Air Force), 34 (Navy), 28 (Marines); service obligation 8 years, including 2-5 years active duty (Army), 2 years active (Navy), 4 years active (Air Force, Marines); DoD is eliminating prohibitions restricting women from assignments in units smaller than brigades or near combat units.