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Military power of Canada and United Arab Emirates

Country: Canada United Arab Emirates
Capital: Ottawa Abu Dhabi
Population: 35 151 728 5 927 482
Area: 9 984 670 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 100 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 0
Available for military: 8 031 266 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 5 813
Total artillery: 161 306
Self-propelled artillery: 0 183
Rocket artillery: 0 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 489
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 103 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 202

Navy

Total naval: 62 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 0 11
Submarines: 4 0

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

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.