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Military power of Germany & Norway

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Germany vs Norway

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Country: Germany (DE) Norway (NO)
Capital: Berlin Oslo
Population: 83 166 711 5 391 369
Area: 357 168 km2 323 802 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 57 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,4% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 183 907 25 000
Reserve personnel: 30 050 46 000
Available for military: 18 529 299 1 078 181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 328 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 592 514
Total artillery: 440 38
Self-propelled artillery: 148 26
Rocket artillery: 50 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 785 125
Fighter aircraft: 134 0
Multirole aircraf: 115 53
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 358 34
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 64 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 10 5
Corvettes: 5 0
Submarines: 6 6

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.

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).