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Military power of Australia & Saudi Arabia

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Australia vs Saudi Arabia

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Country: Australia (AU) Saudi Arabia (SA)
Capital: Canberra Riyadh
Population: 25,807,800 34,218,169
Area: 7,692,024 km2 2,149,690 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 34 billion $ 57.5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 8.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 59,095 505,000
Reserve personnel: 28,878 325,000
Available for military: 5,316,464 8,240,714

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 59 1,142
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,796 9,096
Total artillery: 235 757
Self-propelled artillery: 0 474
Rocket artillery: 0 122

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 433 855
Fighter aircraft: 0 62
Multirole aircraf: 133 54
Attack aircraft: 0 168
Helicopters: 130 341
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 27
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 3 0
Frigates: 8 7
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 6 0

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Nuclear weapons

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Saudi Arabia

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.

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.