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Military power of Canada & Norway

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Canada vs Norway

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Country: Canada (CA) Norway (NO)
Capital: Ottawa Oslo
Population: 35 151 728 5 213 985
Area: 9 984 670 km2 323 802 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 68 250 25 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 46 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 1 078 181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 146 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 514
Total artillery: 161 38
Self-propelled artillery: 0 26
Rocket artillery: 0 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 405 125
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 103 53
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 34

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Navy

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Total naval: 62 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 5
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 6

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Nuclear weapons

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).