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Military power of Iran and Australia

Country: Iran Australia
Capital: Tehran Canberra
Population: 78 192 200 24 399 300
Area: 1 648 195 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 12,3 billion $ 25 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3% 1,88%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 550 000 58 061
Reserve personnel: 1 800 000 19 338
Available for military: 23 619 215 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 569 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 315 2 580
Total artillery: 5 383 235
Self-propelled artillery: 320 0
Rocket artillery: 1 493 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 883 450
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 88 97
Attack aircraft: 49 0
Helicopters: 324 187

Navy

Total naval: 406 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 11
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 6

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from 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.