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Military power of Poland and Canada

Country: Poland Canada
Capital: Warsaw Ottawa
Population: 38 454 576 35 151 728
Area: 312 679 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Poland military forces description Canada military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 9,7 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 120 000 68 250
Reserve personnel: 515 000 119 000
Available for military: 10 500 000 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 065 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 358 3 148
Total artillery: 706 161
Self-propelled artillery: 454 0
Rocket artillery: 180 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 539 405
Fighter aircraft: 32 0
Multirole aircraf: 48 103
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 283 165

Navy

Total naval: 83 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 12
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 5 4

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

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