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Egypt vs Canada

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Egypt is a country located in Northern Africa with an area of 1,010,407 km2 (land boundries: 2,612 km and costline 2,450 km). The capital of Egypt is Cairo. The number of inhabitants is 101,576,517.

Egypt has Major Non-NATO Ally (MNNA) status with the US. The EAF's inventory is comprised of a mix of domestically produced, imported Soviet-era, and more modern, particularly Western, weapons systems. The leading suppliers of military hardware to Egypt are France, Russia, and the United States.

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Canada is a country located in Northern North America with an area of 9,984,670 km2 (land boundries: 8,891 km and costline 202,080 km). The capital of Canada is Ottawa. The number of inhabitants is 38,048,738.

Canada is a member of NATO and was one of the original 12 countries to sign the North Atlantic Treaty. Canada is part of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). The Canadian's inventory is a mix of domestically-produced equipment and imported weapons systems from Australia, Europe, Israel, and the USA. The leading supplier is the United States. Canada's defense industry develops, maintains, and produces a range of equipment, including aircraft, combat vehicles, naval vessels.

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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 11 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.5% 1.4%

Military budget

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Highest value in the world: 738 billion $ (USA)
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Manpower

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Active personnel: 438,500 67,492
Reserve personnel: 479,000 36,381
Available for military: 41,157,220 8,031,266

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Highest value in the world: 2,185,000 (China)
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Land Forces

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Tanks: 3,789 82
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,699 1,693
Total artillery: 4,328 163
Self-propelled artillery: 889 0
Rocket artillery: 1,250 0

Tanks

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Highest value in the world: 12,270 (Russia)
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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1,103 417
Fighter aircraft: 44 0
Multirole aircraf: 278 98
Attack aircraft: 121 0
Helicopters: 310 165
UCAV (combat drone): 32 0

Total aircraft

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Highest value in the world: 12,930 (USA)
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Navy

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Total naval: 193 67
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 14 12
Corvettes: 7 0
Submarines: 8 4

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Highest value in the world: 742 (China)
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Nuclear weapons

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

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