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Military power of Australia and Russia

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Country: Australia Russia
Capital: Canberra Moscow
Population: 24 399 300 144 554 993
Area: 7 692 024 km2 17 098 242 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 7 500 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 25 billion $ 66,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,88% 4,3%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 58 061 771 000
Reserve personnel: 19 338 2 000 000
Available for military: 5 316 464 34 765 736

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Land Forces

Tanks: 59 20 050×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 580 27 335
Total artillery: 235 14 557
Self-propelled artillery: 0 5 955
Rocket artillery: 0 4 032

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 450 4 441
Fighter aircraft: 0 751
Multirole aircraf: 97 526
Attack aircraft: 0 783
Helicopters: 187 1 505

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Navy

Total naval: 49 314
Aircraftcarriers: 2 1
Destroyers: 0 18
Frigates: 11 10
Corvettes: 0 83
Submarines: 6 59

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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.

Russia

18-27 years of age for compulsory or voluntary military service; males are registered for the draft at 17 years of age; 1-year service obligation (conscripts can only be sent to combat zones after 6 months of training); reserve obligation for non-officers to age 50; enrollment in military schools from the age of 16, cadets classified as members of the armed forces.