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Netherlands vs Australia

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Country: Netherlands (NL) Australia (AU)
Capital: Amsterdam Canberra
Population: 17,469,635 25,807,800
Area: 41,543 km2 7,692,024 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13.7 billion $ 34 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.5% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 35,400 59,095
Reserve personnel: 4,500 28,878
Available for military: 7,728,129 5,316,464

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 18 59
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,039 1,796
Total artillery: 57 235
Self-propelled artillery: 57 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 201 433
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 78 133
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 94 130
UCAV (combat drone): 4 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 56 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 4 3
Frigates: 2 8
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 6

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Nuclear weapons

Netherlands

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

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

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.