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Military power of Poland & Australia

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Poland vs Australia

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Country: Poland (PL) Australia (AU)
Capital: Warsaw Canberra
Population: 38,268,000 25,807,800
Area: 312,679 km2 7,692,024 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13 billion $ 34 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.1% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 140,000 59,095
Reserve personnel: 515,000 28,878
Available for military: 10,500,000 5,316,464

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,009 59
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2,573 1,796
Total artillery: 729 235
Self-propelled artillery: 477 0
Rocket artillery: 180 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 416 433
Fighter aircraft: 30 0
Multirole aircraf: 48 133
Attack aircraft: 32 0
Helicopters: 182 130
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 46 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 3
Frigates: 2 8
Corvettes: 1 0
Submarines: 3 6

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Nuclear weapons

Poland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Australia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Poland

18-28 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription phased out in 2009-12; service obligation shortened from 12 to 9 months in 2005; women only allowed to serve as officers and noncommissioned officers.

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.