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Military power of Pakistan and Australia

Country: Pakistan Australia
Capital: Islamabad Canberra
Population: 199 085 847 24 399 300
Area: 796 095 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 25 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 1,88%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 58 061
Reserve personnel: 513 000 19 338
Available for military: 48 453 305 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 2 580
Total artillery: 3 827 235
Self-propelled artillery: 415 0
Rocket artillery: 134 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 450
Fighter aircraft: 186 0
Multirole aircraf: 210 97
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 583 187

Navy

Total naval: 235 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 11
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 8 6

Military service

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.

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.