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Military power of Venezuela and USA

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Country: Venezuela USA
Capital: Caracas Washington
Population: 31 568 179 324 527 000
Area: 916 445 km2 9 857 306 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 4 billion $ 610 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 3,1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 323 000 1 281 900
Reserve personnel: 400 000 811 000
Available for military: 8 000 000 73 270 043

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Land Forces

Tanks: 312 6 393×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 152 41 760
Total artillery: 200 3 269
Self-propelled artillery: 60 950
Rocket artillery: 36 1 197

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 456 12 304
Fighter aircraft: 0 457
Multirole aircraf: 42 2 192
Attack aircraft: 0 587
Helicopters: 102 4 889

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Navy

Total naval: 37 437
Aircraftcarriers: 0 20
Destroyers: 0 85
Frigates: 3 0
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 2 71

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Military service

Venezuela

All citizens of military service age (18-60 years old) are obligated to register for military service, though mandatory recruitment is forbidden; the minimum service obligation is 12 months.

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.