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Military power of Switzerland & Vietnam

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Switzerland vs Vietnam

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Country: Switzerland (CH) Vietnam (VN)
Capital: Bern Hanoi
Population: 8,570,146 96,208,984
Area: 41,285 km2 332,698 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5.3 billion $ 6.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0.7% 2.3%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 140,000 482,000
Reserve personnel: 80,000 3,000,000
Available for military: 1,852,580 30,000,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 224 1,509
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,500 2,380
Total artillery: 224 2,524
Self-propelled artillery: 224 280
Rocket artillery: 0 1,094

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 193 274
Fighter aircraft: 40 37
Multirole aircraf: 26 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 45 145
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 0 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 0 23
Submarines: 0 6

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Nuclear weapons

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Vietnam

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.