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Australia Military Profile 2018

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Military branchesAustralian Defense Force (ADF): Australian Army, Royal Australian Navy (includes Naval Aviation Force), Royal Australian Air Force, Joint Operations Command (JOC) (2013)
Military service age and obligation17 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 (2013)
Military expenditures2% of GDP (2016)
1.98% of GDP (2015)
1.8% of GDP (2014)
1.68% of GDP (2013)
1.7% of GDP (2012)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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