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Military power of Finland and Russia

Country: Finland Russia
Capital: Helsinki Moscow
Population: 5 488 543 144 554 993
Area: 338 424 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
More: Finland military forces description Russia military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 33 386 771 000
Reserve personnel: 900 000 2 000 000
Available for military: 1 155 368 34 765 736

Land Forces

Tanks: 199 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 816 30 201
Total artillery: 908 14 533
Self-propelled artillery: 120 5 943
Rocket artillery: 56 4 020

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 207 4 042
Fighter aircraft: 0 629
Multirole aircraf: 54 428
Attack aircraft: 0 752
Helicopters: 27 1 360

Navy

Total naval: 63 313
Aircraftcarriers: 0 1
Destroyers: 0 19
Frigates: 0 6
Corvettes: 0 83
Submarines: 0 61

Military service

Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60

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.