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Military power of Australia and Saudi Arabia

Country: Australia Saudi Arabia
Capital: Canberra Riyadh
Population: 24 399 300 30 770 375
Area: 7 692 024 km2 2 149 690 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Saudi Arabia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 63,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 10%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 230 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 0
Available for military: 5 316 464 8 240 714

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 1 142×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 9 096
Total artillery: 235 757
Self-propelled artillery: 0 363
Rocket artillery: 0 122

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 862
Fighter aircraft: 0 86
Multirole aircraf: 97 72
Attack aircraft: 0 150
Helicopters: 187 324

Navy

Total naval: 49 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 7
Corvettes: 0 4
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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.