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Military power of Iran & Canada

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Country: Iran (IR) Canada (CA)
Capital: Tehran Ottawa
Population: 83,183,741 38,048,738
Area: 1,648,195 km2 9,984,670 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17.4 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.8% 1.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610,000 67,492
Reserve personnel: 350,000 36,381
Available for military: 23,619,215 8,031,266

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,531 146
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,625 3,148
Total artillery: 4,096 161
Self-propelled artillery: 570 0
Rocket artillery: 1,438 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 886 405
Fighter aircraft: 130 0
Multirole aircraf: 73 103
Attack aircraft: 52 0
Helicopters: 324 165
UCAV (combat drone): 36 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 406 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 12
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 40 4

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

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.

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