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Country: Canada (CA) India (IN)
Capital: Ottawa New Delhi
Population: 35 151 728 1 276 267 000
Area: 9 984 670 km2 3 287 590 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 55,9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 68 250 2 140 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 1 155 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 319 129 420

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 146 4 426
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 5 681
Total artillery: 161 5 067
Self-propelled artillery: 0 290
Rocket artillery: 0 292

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 405 2 261
Fighter aircraft: 0 323
Multirole aircraf: 103 374
Attack aircraft: 0 220
Helicopters: 165 725

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Navy

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Total naval: 62 214
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 11
Frigates: 12 15
Corvettes: 0 24
Submarines: 4 15

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Nuclear weapons

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

India

India is not a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. India maintains a "no first use" nuclear policy

India has not released any official statements about the size of its nuclear arsenal. As of January 2020, India was estimated to have around 150 warheads.

Military service

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.