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Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

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

Comparison Results of World Military Strengths

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

OVERVIEW



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Subjects
Iran
United States
GFP Rank
14 (of 137)
1 (of 137)
Total Population
83,024,745
329,256,465
Manpower Available
47,324,105
144,872,845
Fit-for-Service
39,842,164
119,664,970
Reaching Military Age
1,394,476
4,188,274
Active Personnel
523,000
1,281,900
Reserve Components
350,000
860,000
Total Military Personnel
873,000
2,141,900
Defense Budget (USD)
$6,300,000,000
$716,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$7,995,000,000
$17,910,000,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$120,600,000,000
$123,300,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$1,757,500,000,000
$19,850,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
509
13,398
Fighters / Interceptors
142
2,362
Attack Aircraft
165
2,831
Transports
89
1,153
Trainers
104
2,853
Helicopters
126
5,760
Attack Helicopters
12
971
Serviceable Airports
319
13,513
Tank Strength
1,634
6,287
Armored Fighting Vehicles
2,345
39,223
Self-Propelled Artillery
570
992
Towed Artillery
2,128
864
Rocket Projectors
1,900
1,056
Total Naval Assets
398
415
Aircraft Carriers
0
24
Submarines
34
68
Frigates
6
22
Destroyers
0
68
Corvettes
3
15
Patrol Craft
88
13
Mine Warfare Craft
3
11
Merchant Marine Strength
739
3,611
Major Ports & Terminals
3
33
Labor Force Strength
30,500,000
160,400,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
4,469,000
9,352,000
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
1,870,000
19,000,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
158,400,000,000
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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