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Military power of Canada and South Korea

Country: Canada South Korea
Capital: Ottawa Seoul
Population: 35 151 728 51 446 201
Area: 9 984 670 km2 100 210 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description South Korea military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 36,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 625 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 3 100 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 13 185 794

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 2 446×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 3 290
Total artillery: 161 5 958
Self-propelled artillery: 0 1 890
Rocket artillery: 0 214

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 1 526
Fighter aircraft: 0 151
Multirole aircraf: 103 265
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 786

Navy

Total naval: 62 151
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 12
Frigates: 12 13
Corvettes: 0 16
Submarines: 4 15

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

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.