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Military power of Norway & Taiwan

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Norway vs Taiwan

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Country: Norway (NO) Taiwan (TW)
Capital: Oslo Taipei
Population: 5,391,369 23,568,378
Area: 323,802 km2 36,193 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.2 billion $ 13 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2% 2.3%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 25,000 290,000
Reserve personnel: 46,000 2,800,000
Available for military: 1,078,181 5,883,828

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 52 1,160
Armoured fighting vehicles: 514 1,714
Total artillery: 38 1,944
Self-propelled artillery: 26 440
Rocket artillery: 12 126

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 143 814
Fighter aircraft: 0 129
Multirole aircraf: 71 189
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 34 237
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 45 96
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 5 22
Corvettes: 0 1
Submarines: 6 4

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Nuclear weapons

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Taiwan

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).

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.