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Military power of Greece and Australia

Country: Greece Australia
Capital: Athens Canberra
Population: 10 846 979 24 399 300
Area: 131 990 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 25 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1,88%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 58 061
Reserve personnel: 216 000 19 338
Available for military: 2 535 174 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 2 580
Total artillery: 1 150 235
Self-propelled artillery: 535 0
Rocket artillery: 152 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 450
Fighter aircraft: 41 0
Multirole aircraf: 198 97
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 220 187

Navy

Total naval: 99 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 11 6

Military service

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.