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Military power of Australia & Italy

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Australia vs Italy

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Country: Australia (AU) Italy (IT)
Capital: Canberra Rome
Population: 24 399 300 60 795 612
Area: 7 692 024 km2 301 338 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 25 billion $ 37,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 1,27%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 58 061 177 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 41 867
Available for military: 5 316 464 13 865 688

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 59 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 2 795
Total artillery: 235 275
Self-propelled artillery: 0 164
Rocket artillery: 0 21

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 450 811
Fighter aircraft: 0 80
Multirole aircraf: 97 88
Attack aircraft: 0 48
Helicopters: 187 365

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Navy

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Total naval: 49 142
Aircraftcarriers: 2 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 11 12
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 6 8

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Nuclear weapons

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Italy

Italy participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

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.

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.