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Military power of Canada and Vietnam

Country: Canada Vietnam
Capital: Ottawa Hanoi
Population: 35 151 728 92 700 000
Area: 9 984 670 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Vietnam military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 482 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 30 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 2 380
Total artillery: 161 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 0 280
Rocket artillery: 0 1 094

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 274
Fighter aircraft: 0 37
Multirole aircraf: 103 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 165 145

Navy

Total naval: 62 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 7
Corvettes: 0 23
Submarines: 4 6

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

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.