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Comparison Results (United States vs Russia)



Military comparison results showcasing United States and Russia in side-by-side format.



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COUNTRIES
United States
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PwrIndx: 0.0718*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 1 of 139
Russia
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PwrIndx: 0.0791*
*PwrIndx score of 0.0000 being ideal.
Ranked 2 of 139
MANPOWER
Total Population
332,639,102
Total Population
141,722,205
Manpower Available
146,361,205
Manpower Available
69,443,880
Fit-for-Service
121,479,800
Fit-for-Service
46,527,400
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
4,251,793
Reaching Mil. Age Annually
1,302,767
Active Personnel
1,400,000
Active Personnel
1,014,000
Reserve Personnel
845,500
Reserve Personnel
2,000,000
FINANCIALS
Defense Budget (USD)
$740,500,000,000
Defense Budget (USD)
$42,129,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$17,910,000,000,000
External Debt (USD)
$539,600,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$123,300,000,000
Foreign Reserve (USD)
$432,700,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$19,500,000,000,000
Purchasing Power (USD)
$4,025,000,000,000
AIR POWER
Total Aircraft
13,233
Total Aircraft
4,144
Combat Aircraft
1,956
Combat Aircraft
789
Dedicated Attack
761
Dedicated Attack
742
Transports
945
Transports
429
Trainers
2,765
Trainers
495
Special-Mission
749
Special-Mission
130
Helicopters
5,436
Helicopters
1,540
Attack Helos
904
Attack Helos
538
LAND POWER
Combat Tanks
6,100
Combat Tanks
13,000
Armored Vehicles
40,000
Armored Vehicles
27,100
Self-Propelled Artillery
1,500
Self-Propelled Artillery
6,540
Field Artillery
1,340
Field Artillery
4,465
Rocket Projectors
1,365
Rocket Projectors
3,860
NAVAL POWER
Fleet Strength
490
Fleet Strength
603
Aircraft Carriers
11
Aircraft Carriers
1
Submarines
68
Submarines
64
Destroyers
92
Destroyers
15
Frigates
0
Frigates
11
Corvettes
21
Corvettes
85
Coastal Patrol
13
Coastal Patrol
55
Mine Warfare
8
Mine Warfare
48
LOGISTICS
Airports
13,513
Airports
1,218
Merchant Marine
3,673
Merchant Marine
2,739
Ports & Terminals
35
Ports & Terminals
8
Labor Force
146,128,000
Labor Force
69,923,000
Roadway Coverage
6,586,610 km
Roadway Coverage
982,000 km
Railway Coverage
224,792 km
Railway Coverage
87,157 km
RESOURCES
Oil Production
11,000,000 bbl
Oil Production
10,760,000 bbl
Oil Consumption
20,000,000 bbl
Oil Consumption
3,225,000 bbl
Proven Reserves
35,000,000,000 bbl
Proven Reserves
80,000,000,000 bbl
GEOGRAPHY
Square Land Area
9,826,675 km
Square Land Area
17,098,242 km
Border Coverage
12,048 km
Border Coverage
22,408 km
Waterway Coverage
41,009 km
Waterway Coverage
102,000 km
Coastline Coverage
19,924 km
Coastline Coverage
37,653 km


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