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Military power of India and Canada

Country: India Canada
Capital: New Delhi Ottawa
Population: 1 276 267 000 35 151 728
Area: 3 287 590 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
More: India military forces description Canada military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 325 450 68 250
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 119 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 788 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 581 3 148
Total artillery: 8 681 161
Self-propelled artillery: 290 0
Rocket artillery: 292 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 212 405
Fighter aircraft: 314 0
Multirole aircraf: 312 103
Attack aircraft: 241 0
Helicopters: 726 165

Navy

Total naval: 213 62
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 15 12
Corvettes: 25 0
Submarines: 14 4

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

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