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Military power of Australia and Philippines

Country: Australia Philippines
Capital: Canberra Manila
Population: 24 399 300 102 984 100
Area: 7 692 024 km2 300 000 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Philippines military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 58 061 125 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 131 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 25 614 135

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 0×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 672
Total artillery: 235 323
Self-propelled artillery: 0 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 221
Fighter aircraft: 0 2
Multirole aircraf: 97 0
Attack aircraft: 0 23
Helicopters: 187 124

Navy

Total naval: 49 132
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 4
Corvettes: 0 12
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.

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).