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Military power comparison results for Saudi Arabia vs. Iran.

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Subjects
Saudi Arabia
Iran
GFP Rank
24 (of 133)
21 (of 133)
Total Population
28,160,273
82,801,633
Manpower Available
15,300,000
47,000,000
Fit-for-Service
14,000,000
39,570,000
Reaching Military Age
510,000
1,400,000
Active Personnel
231,000
534,000
Reserve Components
25,000
400,000
Total Military Personnel
256,000
934,000
Defense Budget (USD)
$56,725,000,000
$6,300,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$200,900,000,000
$7,116,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$553,700,000,000
$135,500,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$1,731,000,000,000
$1,459,000,000,000
Total Aircraft
790
477
Fighters / Interceptors
177
137
Attack Aircraft
245
137
Transports
221
203
Trainers
243
79
Helicopters
227
126
Attack Helicopters
21
12
Serviceable Airports
214
319
Tank Strength
1,142
1,616
Armored Fighting Vehicles
5,472
1,315
Self-Propelled Artillery
524
320
Towed Artillery
432
2,078
Rocket Projectors
322
1,474
Total Naval Assets
55
398
Aircraft Carriers
0
0
Submarines
0
33
Frigates
7
5
Destroyers
0
0
Corvettes
4
3
Patrol Craft
11
230
Mine Warfare Craft
3
10
Merchant Marine Strength
72
76
Major Ports & Terminals
4
3
Labor Force Strength
12,020,000
29,750,000
Oil Production (bbl/dy)
9,735,000
3,236,000
Oil Consumption (bbl/dy)
3,000,000
1,870,000
Proven Oil Reserves (bbl)
269,000,000,000
157,800,000,000
Roadway Coverage (km)
221,372
172,927
Railway Coverage (km)
1,378
8,442
Waterway Coverage (km)
0
850
Coastline Coverage (km)
2,640
2,440
Shared Borders (km)
4,272
5,894
Square Land Area (km)
2,149,690
1,648,195
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