Compare armed forces

Military power of Austria & Italy

Austria flag svg Italy flag svg

Austria vs Italy

Show map
Austria Italy
Map of the world.
Country: Austria (AT) Italy (IT)
Capital: Vienna Rome
Population: 8 725 931 60 795 612
Area: 83 879 km2 301 338 km2
More: Austria military forces description Italy military forces description

Military expenditures

small flag AT AT small flag IT IT
Military budget: 2,8 billion $ 37,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0,74% 1,27%

Military budget

small flag AT

(USA)

small flag IT

(USA)

More

Manpower

small flag AT AT small flag IT IT
Active personnel: 22 400 177 000
Reserve personnel: 150 000 41 867
Available for military: 1 941 110 13 865 688

Active

small flag AT

(China)

small flag IT

(China)

More

Land Forces

small flag AT AT small flag IT IT
Tanks: 56 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 215 2 795
Total artillery: 83 275
Self-propelled artillery: 83 164
Rocket artillery: 0 21

Tanks

tank svg
More

Air Forces

small flag AT AT small flag IT IT
Total aircraft: 133 811
Fighter aircraft: 15 80
Multirole aircraf: 0 88
Attack aircraft: 0 48
Helicopters: 67 365

Total aircraft

airplane svg
small flag

(USA)

small flag

(USA)

More

Navy

small flag AT AT small flag IT IT
Total naval: 0 142
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 0 8

Total naval

ship svg
small flag

(China)

small flag

(China)

More

Nuclear weapons

Austria

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

Austria

Registration requirement at age 17, the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 18 is the legal minimum age for compulsory military service (6 months), or optionally, alternative civil/community service (9 months); males 18 to 50 years old in the militia or inactive reserve are subject to compulsory service; in a January 2012 referendum, a majority of Austrians voted in favor of retaining the system of compulsory military service (with the option of alternative/non-military service) instead of switching to a professional army system.

Italy

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