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Military power of Australia and Netherlands

Country: Australia Netherlands
Capital: Canberra Amsterdam
Population: 24 399 300 17 000 059
Area: 7 692 024 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Netherlands military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 8,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 1,2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 59 346
Reserve personnel: 19 338 32 200
Available for military: 5 316 464 7 728 129

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 1 046
Total artillery: 235 57
Self-propelled artillery: 0 57
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 187
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 97 63
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 187 99

Navy

Total naval: 49 56
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 11 2
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 4

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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.