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Military power of Vietnam & Norway

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Vietnam vs Norway

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Country: Vietnam (VN) Norway (NO)
Capital: Hanoi Oslo
Population: 96,208,984 5,391,369
Area: 332,698 km2 323,802 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 6.2 billion $ 7.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.3% 2%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 482,000 25,000
Reserve personnel: 3,000,000 46,000
Available for military: 30,000,000 1,078,181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,509 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2,380 514
Total artillery: 2,524 38
Self-propelled artillery: 280 26
Rocket artillery: 1,094 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 274 143
Fighter aircraft: 37 0
Multirole aircraf: 24 71
Attack aircraft: 36 0
Helicopters: 145 34
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 173 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 5
Corvettes: 23 0
Submarines: 6 6

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Vietnam

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).