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Military power of Canada and Japan

Country: Canada Japan
Capital: Ottawa Tokyo
Population: 35 151 728 126 880 000
Area: 9 984 670 km2 377 944 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Japan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 46,1 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 247 150
Reserve personnel: 119 000 56 100
Available for military: 8 031 266 27 301 443

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 686×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 2 905
Total artillery: 161 1 179
Self-propelled artillery: 0 226
Rocket artillery: 0 99

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 1 654
Fighter aircraft: 0 154
Multirole aircraf: 103 134
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 719

Navy

Total naval: 62 129
Aircraftcarriers: 0 4
Destroyers: 0 38
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 0 6
Submarines: 4 17

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

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.