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Military power of Canada and Russia

Country: Canada Russia
Capital: Ottawa Moscow
Population: 35 151 728 144 554 993
Area: 9 984 670 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Russia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 69,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 5,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 771 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 30 201
Total artillery: 161 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 0 5 943
Rocket artillery: 0 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 0 629
Multirole aircraf: 103 428
Attack aircraft: 0 752
Helicopters: 165 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 62 313
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 12 6
Corvettes: 0 83
Submarines: 4 61

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

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.