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Military power of Norway & Canada

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Norway vs Canada

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Country: Norway (NO) Canada (CA)
Capital: Oslo Ottawa
Population: 5,391,369 38,048,738
Area: 323,802 km2 9,984,670 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.2 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 25,000 67,492
Reserve personnel: 46,000 36,381
Available for military: 1,078,181 8,031,266

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 52 146
Armoured fighting vehicles: 514 3,148
Total artillery: 38 161
Self-propelled artillery: 26 0
Rocket artillery: 12 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 143 405
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 71 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 34 165
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 12
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 6 4

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Nuclear weapons

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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).

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