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Military power of Australia & Iraq

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Country: Australia (AU) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Canberra Baghdad
Population: 25,807,800 38,433,600
Area: 7,692,024 km2 437,072 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 34 billion $ 7.6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 3.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 59,095 650,000
Reserve personnel: 28,878 553,000
Available for military: 5,316,464 11,700,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 59 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,796 4,631
Total artillery: 235 194
Self-propelled artillery: 0 44
Rocket artillery: 0 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 433 285
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 133 34
Attack aircraft: 0 55
Helicopters: 130 156
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 59
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 3 0
Frigates: 8 0
Corvettes: 0 2
Submarines: 6 0

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Nuclear weapons

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.

Iraq

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription.