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Military power of Pakistan and Canada

Country: Pakistan Canada
Capital: Islamabad Ottawa
Population: 199 085 847 35 151 728
Area: 796 095 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 120–130 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,5% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 643 800 68 250
Reserve personnel: 513 000 119 000
Available for military: 48 453 305 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 624 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 890 3 148
Total artillery: 3 827 161
Self-propelled artillery: 415 0
Rocket artillery: 134 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 380 405
Fighter aircraft: 186 0
Multirole aircraf: 210 103
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 583 165

Navy

Total naval: 235 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 12
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 8 4

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.

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