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Military power of India and Norway

Country: India Norway
Capital: New Delhi Oslo
Population: 1 276 267 000 5 213 985
Area: 3 287 590 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 110–120 warheads 0 warheads
More: India military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 55,9 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 1 325 450 25 000
Reserve personnel: 1 155 000 46 000
Available for military: 319 129 420 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 788 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 581 514
Total artillery: 8 681 38
Self-propelled artillery: 290 26
Rocket artillery: 292 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 2 212 122
Fighter aircraft: 314 0
Multirole aircraf: 312 50
Attack aircraft: 241 0
Helicopters: 726 34

Navy

Total naval: 213 45
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 10 0
Frigates: 15 5
Corvettes: 25 0
Submarines: 14 6

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.

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).