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Military power of Canada and Finland

Country: Canada Finland
Capital: Ottawa Helsinki
Population: 35 151 728 5 488 543
Area: 9 984 670 km2 338 424 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Finland military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 3,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 33 386
Reserve personnel: 119 000 900 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 1 155 368

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 199×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 1 816
Total artillery: 161 908
Self-propelled artillery: 0 120
Rocket artillery: 0 56

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 207
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 103 54
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 27

Navy

Total naval: 62 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 0

Military service

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60