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Military power of Netherlands and Australia

Country: Netherlands Australia
Capital: Amsterdam Canberra
Population: 17 000 059 24 399 300
Area: 41 543 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Netherlands military forces description Australia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,9 billion $ 25 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 1,88%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 59 346 58 061
Reserve personnel: 32 200 19 338
Available for military: 7 728 129 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 18 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 046 2 580
Total artillery: 57 235
Self-propelled artillery: 57 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 187 450
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 63 97
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 99 187

Navy

Total naval: 56 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 6

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

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.