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The World’s Most Powerful Military Forces





50.
The Philippines.

The total amount of military personnel in the Philippines is 498,250.
Their defense budget is $3,000,000,000.
Their total amount of aircraft strength is 149.
The Philippines have 45 tanks and 778 armored fighting vehicles.
They don’t have any submarines or aircraft carriers.
Their power index is 0.8367.



49. Belarus.

The defense budget for Belarus is $725,000,000.
Their total military personnel is 401,250.
Belarus has 515 tanks and 2,321 armored fighting vehicles.
Their total aircraft strength is 193, but they have zero aircraft carriers.
They don’t have any naval assets or submarines.
Their power index is 0.8109.

48. Uzbekistan.

Their total defense budget is $70,000,000.
Their total military personnel is 76,500.
They have 420 tanks and 715 armored fighting vehicles.
Their total aircraft strength is 175.
The total naval assets of Uzbekistan is zero.
They don’t have any submarines or aircraft carriers.
Their power index 0.8044.

47. Chile.

Chile’s total defense budge is $5,483,000,000.
Their total military personnel is 137,850.
They have an aircraft strength of 243.
They have zero aircraft carriers.
They have 2,346 armored fighting vehicles and 300 tanks.
Chile has 69 total naval assets and four submarines.
Their power index is 0.7985.

46. South Africa.

South Africa’s total defense budget is $4,610,000,000.
Their military personnel consists of 94,050.
Their aircraft strength is 231.
They have 195 tanks and 2,265 armored fighting vehicles.
Their total naval assets add up to 30 and they have three aircraft carriers.
South Africa doesn’t have any submarines.
Their power index is 0.7864.

45. Venezuela.

The total defense budget for Venezuela is $4,000,000,000.
They have a total military personnel of 123,000.
Their total aircraft strength is 280, but they don’t have any aircraft carriers. Venezuela has 696 tanks and 700 armored fighting vehicles.
Venezuela’s total naval assets are 50 and they have two submarines Their power index is 0.7641.

44. Syria.

The defense budget for Syria is $1,872,000,000. Syria’s total military personnel is 304,000.
They have a total aircraft strength of 461.
They have 4,640 tanks, 4,510 armored fighting vehicles, and zero aircraft carriers.
Their total naval assets are 56, but they don’t have any submarines.
Their power index is 0.7603.


43. Nigeria.

The total defense budget for Nigeria is $2,330,000,000.
Their total military personnel is 181,000.
They have a total aircraft strength of 110, but Nigeria doesn’t have any aircraft carriers.
They have 148 tanks and 1,420 armored fighting vehicles.
Their total naval assets are 75, with zero submarines.
Their power index is 0.7511.


42. Romania.

Romania has a defense budget of $2,190,000,000.
The total military personnel of Romania is 177,750.
Their total aircraft strength is 134.
They have 827 tanks and 1,456 armored fighting vehicles.
Their total naval assets are 48.
They have zero submarines and zero aircraft carriers.
Their total power index is 0.7473.

41. Ethiopia.

Ethiopia’s defense budget is $340,000,000. They 162,000 total military personnel.
Their total aircraft strength is 80, but they don’t have any aircraft carriers.
They have 800 armored fighting vehicles and 800 tanks.
Their total naval assets are zero and they don’t have any submarines.
Their power index is 0.7443.