The United States and China are two of the biggest economic super powers that exists to date, that is why there are so many comparisons between them, today we are comparing their naval power.
The first variable, we will compare between both countries, the number of active personal each country has, this is the total number, not just the people on the Naval sector.
China has 2,260,000 effective as per 2017 while the Unites States has 1,373,650, now lets what the defense budget for each country is.
These figures are expressed in millions of dollars, furthermore USA has 587,800 while China has 27% of that, 161,700.
Destroyer comparison between the countries:
Unites States has 63 while China has 35.
Frigates comparison between the countries:
China has 51 while the Unites States has 8.
Corvettes comparison between countries:
China has 35 Corvettes, the Unites States does not have any.
Submarine comparison between countries:
The Unites States has 70 and China has 68.
Mine Warfare Vessels comparison between countries:
China has 31 Mine warfare vessels, The Unites States has 11.
Patrol Craft comparison between countries:
China has 220 patrol crafts and Unites States has 13.