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Military power of Russia and Canada

Country: Russia Canada
Capital: Moscow Ottawa
Population: 144 554 993 35 151 728
Area: 17 098 242 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 7 500 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 69,2 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,3% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 771 000 68 250
Reserve personnel: 2 000 000 119 000
Available for military: 34 765 736 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 20 050 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 30 201 3 148
Total artillery: 14 533 161
Self-propelled artillery: 5 943 0
Rocket artillery: 4 020 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 4 042 405
Fighter aircraft: 629 0
Multirole aircraf: 428 103
Attack aircraft: 752 0
Helicopters: 1 360 165

Navy

Total naval: 313 62
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 19 0
Frigates: 6 12
Corvettes: 83 0
Submarines: 61 4

Military service

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.

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