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Military power of Australia & Norway

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Australia vs Norway

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Country: Australia (AU) Norway (NO)
Capital: Canberra Oslo
Population: 24 399 300 5 213 985
Area: 7 692 024 km2 323 802 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 25 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 1,4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 58 061 25 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 46 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 1 078 181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 59 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 514
Total artillery: 235 38
Self-propelled artillery: 0 26
Rocket artillery: 0 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 450 125
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 97 53
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 187 34

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Navy

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Total naval: 49 45
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 5
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 6

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Nuclear weapons

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Norway

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.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).