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Military power of Australia and Greece

Country: Australia Greece
Capital: Canberra Athens
Population: 24 399 300 10 846 979
Area: 7 692 024 km2 131 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 143 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 216 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 2 535 174

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 1 345×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 3 400
Total artillery: 235 1 150
Self-propelled artillery: 0 535
Rocket artillery: 0 152

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 613
Fighter aircraft: 0 41
Multirole aircraf: 97 198
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 187 220

Navy

Total naval: 49 99
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 13
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 11

Military service

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.