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Military power of South Korea & Canada

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South Korea vs Canada

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Country: South Korea (KR) Canada (CA)
Capital: Seoul Ottawa
Population: 51 446 201 35 151 728
Area: 100 210 km2 9 984 670 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 15,5 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 625 000 68 250
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 119 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 8 031 266

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 446 146
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 3 148
Total artillery: 5 958 161
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 0
Rocket artillery: 214 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 526 405
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 265 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 786 165

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Navy

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Total naval: 151 62
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 12
Corvettes: 16 0
Submarines: 15 4

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Nuclear weapons

South Korea

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.

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