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Military power of Spain and Canada

Country: Spain Canada
Capital: Madrid Ottawa
Population: 46 439 864 35 151 728
Area: 505 990 km2 9 984 670 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,6 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,6% 1%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 204 692 68 250
Reserve personnel: 16 200 119 000
Available for military: 11 759 557 8 031 266

Land Forces

Tanks: 327 146×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 530 3 148
Total artillery: 239 161
Self-propelled artillery: 96 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 533 405
Fighter aircraft: 48 0
Multirole aircraf: 86 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 179 165

Navy

Total naval: 54 62
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 12
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 3 4

Military service

Spain

18-26 years of age for voluntary military service by a Spanish citizen or legal immigrant, 2-3 year obligation; women allowed to serve in all SAF branches, including combat units; no conscription, but Spanish Government retains right to mobilize citizens 19-25 years of age in a national emergency; mandatory retirement of non-NCO enlisted personnel at age 45 or 58, depending on service length.

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