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Military power of Japan & Canada

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Country: Japan (JP) Canada (CA)
Capital: Tokyo Ottawa
Population: 126 880 000 35 151 728
Area: 377 944 km2 9 984 670 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 247 150 68 250
Reserve personnel: 56 100 119 000
Available for military: 27 301 443 8 031 266

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 686 146
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 3 148
Total artillery: 1 179 161
Self-propelled artillery: 226 0
Rocket artillery: 99 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 654 405
Fighter aircraft: 154 0
Multirole aircraf: 134 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 719 165

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Navy

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Total naval: 129 62
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 17 4

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Nuclear weapons

Japan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.

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