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Military power of Australia and Jordan

Country: Australia Jordan
Capital: Canberra Amman
Population: 24 399 300 9 915 942
Area: 7 692 024 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Jordan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 4,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 110 700
Reserve personnel: 19 338 65 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 3 285 575

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 3 149
Total artillery: 235 621
Self-propelled artillery: 0 461
Rocket artillery: 0 88

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 260
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 97 46
Attack aircraft: 0 8
Helicopters: 187 126

Navy

Total naval: 49 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 0

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.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.