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Military power of Canada and Iran

Country: Canada Iran
Capital: Ottawa Tehran
Population: 35 151 728 78 192 200
Area: 9 984 670 km2 1 648 195 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Iran military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 12,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 550 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 1 800 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 23 619 215

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 2 569×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 1 315
Total artillery: 161 5 383
Self-propelled artillery: 0 320
Rocket artillery: 0 1 493

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 883
Fighter aircraft: 0 151
Multirole aircraf: 103 88
Attack aircraft: 0 49
Helicopters: 165 324

Navy

Total naval: 62 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 6
Corvettes: 0 3
Submarines: 4 40

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

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.