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Military power of Norway & Germany

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Norway vs Germany

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Country: Norway (NO) Germany (DE)
Capital: Oslo Berlin
Population: 5,391,369 83,166,711
Area: 323,802 km2 357,168 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.2 billion $ 57 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 1.4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 25,000 183,907
Reserve personnel: 46,000 30,050
Available for military: 1,078,181 18,529,299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 52 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 514 3,874
Total artillery: 38 401
Self-propelled artillery: 26 121
Rocket artillery: 12 38

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 143 662
Fighter aircraft: 0 141
Multirole aircraf: 71 90
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 34 347
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 65
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 12
Corvettes: 0 5
Submarines: 6 6

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Nuclear weapons

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Germany

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

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).

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.