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Military power of Iran & Australia

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Country: Iran (IR) Australia (AU)
Capital: Tehran Canberra
Population: 83,183,741 25,807,800
Area: 1,648,195 km2 7,692,024 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17.4 billion $ 34 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.8% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610,000 59,095
Reserve personnel: 350,000 28,878
Available for military: 23,619,215 5,316,464

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,842 59
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,555 1,796
Total artillery: 4,873 235
Self-propelled artillery: 1,030 0
Rocket artillery: 1,755 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 973 433
Fighter aircraft: 112 0
Multirole aircraf: 75 133
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 519 130
UCAV (combat drone): 83 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 272 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 3
Frigates: 6 8
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 19 6

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from military service.

Australia

17 years of age for voluntary military service (with parental consent); no conscription; women allowed to serve in most combat roles, except the Army special forces.