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Military power of Philippines and Norway

Country: Philippines Norway
Capital: Manila Oslo
Population: 102 984 100 5 213 985
Area: 300 000 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,3% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 125 000 25 000
Reserve personnel: 131 000 46 000
Available for military: 25 614 135 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 514
Total artillery: 323 38
Self-propelled artillery: 0 26
Rocket artillery: 0 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 122
Fighter aircraft: 2 0
Multirole aircraf: 0 50
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 124 34

Navy

Total naval: 132 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 5
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).

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).