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Military power of Jordan and Canada

Country: Jordan Canada
Capital: Amman Ottawa
Population: 9 915 942 35 151 728
Area: 89 341 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Canada military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 68 250
Reserve personnel: 65 000 119 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 3 148
Total artillery: 621 161
Self-propelled artillery: 461 0
Rocket artillery: 88 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 405
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 46 103
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 165

Navy

Total naval: 27 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 4

Military service

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.

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