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Military power of Canada and India

Country: Canada India
Capital: Ottawa New Delhi
Population: 35 151 728 1 276 267 000
Area: 9 984 670 km2 3 287 590 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 110–120 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 1 325 450
Reserve personnel: 119 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 319 129 420

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 3 788×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 5 581
Total artillery: 161 8 681
Self-propelled artillery: 0 290
Rocket artillery: 0 292

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 2 212
Fighter aircraft: 0 314
Multirole aircraf: 103 312
Attack aircraft: 0 241
Helicopters: 165 726

Navy

Total naval: 62 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 10
Frigates: 12 15
Corvettes: 0 25
Submarines: 4 14

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

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.