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Military power of Canada and Netherlands

Country: Canada Netherlands
Capital: Ottawa Amsterdam
Population: 35 151 728 17 000 059
Area: 9 984 670 km2 41 543 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Netherlands military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 8,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 59 346
Reserve personnel: 119 000 32 200
Available for military: 8 031 266 7 728 129

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 18×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 1 046
Total artillery: 161 57
Self-propelled artillery: 0 57
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 187
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 103 63
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 99

Navy

Total naval: 62 56
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 12 2
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 4

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

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.