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Military power of Philippines and Australia

Country: Philippines Australia
Capital: Manila Canberra
Population: 102 984 100 24 399 300
Area: 300 000 km2 7 692 024 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Australia military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 125 000 58 061
Reserve personnel: 131 000 19 338
Available for military: 25 614 135 5 316 464

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 59×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 2 580
Total artillery: 323 235
Self-propelled artillery: 0 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 450
Fighter aircraft: 2 0
Multirole aircraf: 0 97
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 124 187

Navy

Total naval: 132 49
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 11
Corvettes: 12 0
Submarines: 0 6

Military service

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (officers).

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.