Canadian Armed forces

Canada
Population
35 151 728
Military budget
15,5 billion $
Active personnel
68 250
Nuclear weapons
0 warheads
author

Basic informations

Capital: Ottawa
Area: 9 984 670 km2
Population: 35 151 728
Etnic groups: Canadian 32.2%, English 19.8%, French 15.5%, Scottish 14.4%, Irish 13.8%, German 9.8%, Italian 4.5%, Chinese 4.5%, North American Indian 4.2%, other 50.9%
Religions: Catholic 40.6% (includes Roman Catholic 38.8%, Orthodox 1.6%, other Catholic .2%), Protestant 20.3% (includes United Church 6.1%, Anglican 5%, Baptist 1.9%, Lutheran 1.5%, Pentecostal 1.5%, Presbyterian 1.4%, other Protestant 2.9%), other Christian 6.3%, Muslim 3.2%, Hindu 1.5%, Sikh 1.4%, Buddhist 1.1%, Jewish 1%, none 23.9%

Military branches

(Canadian Forces) Canadian Army, Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Canadian Air Force, Canadian Joint Operations Command

Military service

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

Military expenditures

Military budget
15,5 billion $

(USA)

Percent of GDP
1

Manpower

Active personnel
68 250

(China)

Reserve
119 000

(China)

Available
8 031 266

(China)

Land Forces

Tanks
146

(Russia)

AFV
3 148

(USA)

Artillery
161

(Russia)

Self-propelled guns
0

(Russia)

Rocket artillery
0
Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

Air Forces

Total aircraft
405

(USA)

Fighters
0

(China)

Multirole
103

(USA)

Attack
0

(Russia)

Helicopters
165

(USA)

Total aircraft - number of all military aircraft and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircraft. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircraft.

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King27
-Bell CH-146 Griffon85
-Bell CH-139 Jet Ranger13
-AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant14

Navy

Total naval
62

(China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

(USA)

Destroyers
0

(USA)

Frigates
12

(China)

Corvettes
0

(Russia)

Submarines
4

(China)

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.

Aircraftcarriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Victoria-class4

Nuclear weapons

Does not have nuclear weapons.