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Military power of Greece and Norway

Country: Greece Norway
Capital: Athens Oslo
Population: 10 846 979 5 213 985
Area: 131 990 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Greece military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,3% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 143 000 25 000
Reserve personnel: 216 000 46 000
Available for military: 2 535 174 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 345 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 400 514
Total artillery: 1 150 38
Self-propelled artillery: 535 26
Rocket artillery: 152 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 613 122
Fighter aircraft: 41 0
Multirole aircraf: 198 50
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 220 34

Navy

Total naval: 99 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 13 5
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.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).