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Military power of Australia and Pakistan

Country: Australia Pakistan
Capital: Canberra Islamabad
Population: 24 399 300 199 085 847
Area: 7 692 024 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Pakistan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 643 800
Reserve personnel: 19 338 513 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 2 890
Total artillery: 235 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 0 415
Rocket artillery: 0 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 0 186
Multirole aircraf: 97 210
Attack aircraft: 0 82
Helicopters: 187 583

Navy

Total naval: 49 235
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 10
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 8

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.

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.