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Military power of Australia & United Arab Emirates

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Australia vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Australia (AU) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Canberra Abu Dhabi
Population: 25,807,800 9,890,400
Area: 7,692,024 km2 83,600 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 34 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 5.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 59,095 100,000
Reserve personnel: 28,878 90,000
Available for military: 5,316,464 3,240,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 59 354
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,796 8,980
Total artillery: 235 398
Self-propelled artillery: 0 183
Rocket artillery: 0 139

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 433 510
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 133 137
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 130 215
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 79
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 3 0
Frigates: 8 0
Corvettes: 0 9
Submarines: 6 0

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Nuclear weapons

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

United Arab Emirates

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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.