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Military power of Australia and Singapore

Country: Australia Singapore
Capital: Canberra Singapore
Population: 24 399 300 5 607 300
Area: 7 692 024 km2 719 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Australia military forces description Singapore military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 8,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 3,33%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 72 500
Reserve personnel: 19 338 312 500
Available for military: 5 316 464 1 255 902

Land Forces

Tanks: 59 196×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 2 860
Total artillery: 235 204
Self-propelled artillery: 0 48
Rocket artillery: 0 18

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 273
Fighter aircraft: 0 27
Multirole aircraf: 97 100
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 187 84

Navy

Total naval: 49 44
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 6
Corvettes: 0 6
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.

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).