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Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of China and United States.

Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

Military power comparison results for the nations of China and United States.

OVERVIEW



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Subjects
China
United States
GFP Rank
3 (of 137)
1 (of 137)
Total Population
1,384,688,986
329,256,465
Manpower Available
752,855,402
144,872,845
Fit-for-Service
621,105,706
119,664,970
Reaching Military Age
19,614,518
4,188,274
Active Personnel
2,183,000
1,281,900
Reserve Components
510,000
860,000
Total Military Personnel
2,693,000
2,141,900
Defense Budget (USD)
$224,000,000,000
$716,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$1,598,000,000,000
$17,910,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$3,236,000,000,000
$123,300,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$24,810,000,000,000
$19,850,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
3,187
13,398
Fighters / Interceptors
1,222
2,362
Attack Aircraft
1,564
2,831
Transports
193
1,153
Trainers
368
2,853
Helicopters
1,004
5,760
Attack Helicopters
281
971
Serviceable Airports
507
13,513
Tank Strength
13,050
6,287
Armored Fighting Vehicles
40,000
39,223
Self-Propelled Artillery
4,000
992
Towed Artillery
6,246
864
Rocket Projectors
2,050
1,056
Total Naval Assets
714
415
Aircraft Carriers
1
24
Submarines
76
68
Frigates
52
22
Destroyers
33
68
Corvettes
42
15
Patrol Craft
192
13
Mine Warfare Craft
33
11
Merchant Marine Strength
4,287
3,611
Major Ports & Terminals
16
33
Labor Force Strength
806,700,000
160,400,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
3,838,000
9,352,000
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
10,120,000
19,000,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
25,620,000,000
36,520,000,000
Roadway Coverage (km)
3,860,800
6,586,610
Railway Coverage (km)
86,000
224,792
Waterway Coverage (km)
110,000
41,009
Coastline Coverage (km)
14,500
19,924
Shared Borders (km)
22,457
12,048
Square Land Area (km)
9,596,961
9,826,675
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