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Military power comparison results for Iran vs. United States.

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Subjects
Iran
United States
GFP Rank
21 (of 133)
1 (of 133)
Total Population
82,801,633
323,995,528
Manpower Available
47,000,000
145,215,000
Fit-for-Service
39,570,000
120,025,000
Reaching Military Age
1,400,000
4,220,000
Active Personnel
534,000
1,373,650
Reserve Components
400,000
990,025
Total Military Personnel
934,000
2,363,675
Defense Budget (USD)
$6,300,000,000
$587,800,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$7,116,000,000
$17,910,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$135,500,000,000
$117,600,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$1,459,000,000,000
$18,560,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
477
13,762
Fighters / Interceptors
137
2,296
Attack Aircraft
137
2,785
Transports
203
5,739
Trainers
79
2,831
Helicopters
126
6,065
Attack Helicopters
12
947
Serviceable Airports
319
13,513
Tank Strength
1,616
5,884
Armored Fighting Vehicles
1,315
41,062
Self-Propelled Artillery
320
1,934
Towed Artillery
2,078
1,299
Rocket Projectors
1,474
1,331
Total Naval Assets
398
415
Aircraft Carriers
0
19
Submarines
33
70
Frigates
5
8
Destroyers
0
63
Corvettes
3
0
Patrol Craft
230
13
Mine Warfare Craft
10
11
Merchant Marine Strength
76
393
Major Ports & Terminals
3
24
Labor Force Strength
29,750,000
158,600,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
3,236,000
8,653,000
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
1,870,000
19,000,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
157,800,000,000
36,520,000,000
Roadway Coverage (km)
172,927
6,586,610
Railway Coverage (km)
8,442
224,792
Waterway Coverage (km)
850
41,009
Coastline Coverage (km)
2,440
19,924
Shared Borders (km)
5,894
12,048
Square Land Area (km)
1,648,195
9,826,675
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