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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Canada

Country: Saudi Arabia Canada
Capital: Riyadh Ottawa
Population: 30 770 375 35 151 728
Area: 2 149 690 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Canada military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 68 250
Reserve personnel: 0 119 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 3 148
Total artillery: 757 161
Self-propelled artillery: 363 0
Rocket artillery: 122 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 405
Fighter aircraft: 86 0
Multirole aircraf: 72 103
Attack aircraft: 150 0
Helicopters: 324 165

Navy

Total naval: 27 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 12
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 0 4

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

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