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A '''force limit''' is a soft limit on how many [[ships]] or [[regiments]] a [[country]] can possess. It can be exceeded at a monetary price.
 
A '''force limit''' is a soft limit on how many [[ships]] or [[regiments]] a [[country]] can possess. It can be exceeded at a monetary price.
  
If a country goes past its force limit, the maintenance cost per unit will increase by twice as many percent as they are above the force limit, eventually making further expansion of the army or navy prohibitively expensive.
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If a country goes past its force limit the maintenance cost per unit will increase by as many percent as they are above the force limit, eventually making further expansion of the army or navy prohibitively expensive.
  
 
There are two independent force limits, one for naval units and one for land units, but both operate largely the same.
 
There are two independent force limits, one for naval units and one for land units, but both operate largely the same.
  
 
== Computing force limit ==
 
== Computing force limit ==
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===Province modifiers===
 
===Province modifiers===
 
Provinces contribute to the force limit through their development level and through the following modifiers and buildings. Note that only coastal provinces may contribute to a country's naval force limit.
 
Provinces contribute to the force limit through their development level and through the following modifiers and buildings. Note that only coastal provinces may contribute to a country's naval force limit.
  
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{|class="wikitable sortable"
 
! Condition
 
! Condition
! Land force limit
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! Land Force Limit
! Naval force limit
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! Naval Force Limit
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Per development || {{green|+0.1}} || {{green|+0.1}}
 
| Per development || {{green|+0.1}} || {{green|+0.1}}
 
|-
 
|-
| Trade good bonus: [[Trade_goods|Grain]] <br> <small>(only with {{icon|rom|24px}} [[Rights of Man]])</small> || {{green|+0.5}} || 0
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| Trade good bonus: [[Trade_goods|Grain]] <br> (only with {{icon|rom}} [[Rights of Man]]) || {{green|+0.5}} ||
 
|-
 
|-
| Trade good bonus: [[Trade_goods|Naval supplies]] <br> <small>(only with {{icon|rom|24px}} [[Rights of Man]])</small> || 0 || {{green|+0.5}}
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| Trade good bonus: [[Trade_goods|Naval supplies]] <br> (only with {{icon|rom}} [[Rights of Man]]) || || {{green|+0.5}}
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Regimental Camp]] || {{green|+1}} || 0
 
| [[Regimental Camp]] || {{green|+1}} || 0
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| [[Local autonomy]] (per 1%) || {{red|-1%}} || {{red|-1%}}*
 
| [[Local autonomy]] (per 1%) || {{red|-1%}} || {{red|-1%}}*
 
|}
 
|}
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*Note: Having the province under control of the {{icon|nobility}} nobility, {{icon|cossacks}} cossacks, or {{icon|tribes}}tribes estates will remove the effect of local autonomy on land force limit, while the {{icon|burghers}} burghers estate removes the effect of local autonomy on naval force limit. (only with {{icon|cos}} [[The Cossacks]])
  
 
===Country modifiers===
 
===Country modifiers===
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! rowspan = "2" | Condition
 
! rowspan = "2" | Condition
! colspan = "2" | Force limit modifier
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! colspan = "2" | Force Limit modifier
 
|-
 
|-
 
! Land !! Naval
 
! Land !! Naval
 
|-
 
|-
| Base for every nation || {{green|+6}} || {{green|+12}}
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| Independent nation || {{green|+6}} || {{green|+12}}
 
|-
 
|-
| Army Organizer [[advisor]] || {{green|+10%}} || 0
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| Army Organizer [[advisor]] || {{green|+20%}} || 0
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Subject nation || {{red|-3}} || {{red|-6}}
 
| Subject nation || {{red|-3}} || {{red|-6}}
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|-
 
|-
 
| Being an [[Jan Mayen|invading nation]] || {{green|+100}} || {{green|+100}}
 
| Being an [[Jan Mayen|invading nation]] || {{green|+100}} || {{green|+100}}
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| Fortified House [[Native council#Unique native buildings|unique native building]] || {{green|+10}} || 0
 
|-
 
| Per large [[colonial nation]] || {{green|+5}} || {{green|+10}}
 
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| Per state of the [[Holy Roman Empire]]<br><small>(Emperor only)</small> || {{green|+0.5}} || 0
 
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| Per Officer's Mess (trade company investment) || {{green|+5}} || 0
 
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| Per Admiralty (trade company investment) || 0 || {{green|+5}}
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
== More sources of force limit ==
 
== More sources of force limit ==
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===Ideas and policies===
 
===Ideas and policies===
 
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=== Government ===
 
=== Government ===
====Land force limit====
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'''Land force limit'''
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{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
|-
 
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! Type !! Modifier
 
! Type !! Modifier
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| [[Revolutionary republic]] || {{green|+20%}} if the [[factions#revolutionary_republic|Girondists]] are in power
 
| [[Revolutionary republic]] || {{green|+20%}} if the [[factions#revolutionary_republic|Girondists]] are in power
 
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| [[Japan#Daimyo_.26_Shogunate|Shogunate]] || {{green|+0.5}} land force limit per subject daimyo if Sword Hunt decision has been taken (only with {{icon|moh}} [[Mandate of Heaven]])
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| [[Japan#Daimyo_.26_Shogunate|Shogunate]] || {{green|+0.5}} land force limit per subject daimyo if Sword Hunt decision has been taken (only with {{icon|moh}} [[Mandate of Heaven]]). Also gives {{red|-2}} to all subject daimyos.
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| [[Japan#Daimyo_.26_Shogunate|Daimyo]] || {{red|−2}} if subject to the Shogun who has taken the Sword Hunt decision (only with {{icon|moh}} [[Mandate of Heaven]])
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
====Naval force limit====
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Additionally, the [[Holy Roman Empire|Holy Roman Emperor]] gets {{green|+0.5}} land force limit per member state. <br>
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[[Natives]] who build the fortified house building gain {{green|+10}} land force limit.
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'''Naval force limit'''
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{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
|-
 
|-
 
! Type !! Modifier
 
! Type !! Modifier
 
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| [[Dutch Republic]] || {{green|+10%}} if the Statists are in power
 
| [[Dutch Republic]] || {{green|+10%}} if the Statists are in power
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| [[Pirate Republic]] || {{green|+50%}}
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
=== Subjects ===  
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=== Subjects ===
 
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* [[Vassal]]s and [[client state]]s give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+1}} land force limit to their master.
* [[Vassal]]s and [[client state]]s give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+1}} + {{green|10%}} of their land force limit to their master.
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* [[March]]es give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+2}} land force limit to their master.
* [[March]]es give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+1}} + {{green|20%}} of their land force limit to their master.
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* Large (more than 10 provinces) [[colonial nation]]s give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+5}} land force limit and {{icon|naval force limit}}{{green|+10}} naval force limit to their master.
* Large (10 or more provinces) [[colonial nation]]s give {{icon|land force limit}}{{green|+5}} land force limit and {{icon|naval force limit}}{{green|+10}} naval force limit to their master.
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* Junior partners in a [[personal union]] and [[protectorate]]s don't increase the land force limit of their masters.
* Junior partners in a [[personal union]] don't increase the land force limit of their masters.
 
  
Following ideas and policies increase land force limits increased by subjects.
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Following ideas and policies that increase force limits increased by subjects. For example, an increase of {{green|100%}} would mean that all above mentioned bonuses would be doubled (4 instead of 2 force limit from marches).
 
 
For example, an increase of {{green|100%}} would mean that all above mentioned bonuses would be doubled (2 + 40% instead of 1 + 20% land force limit from marches or 10 instead of 5 from colonial nations).
 
  
 
{{bonus table|vassal forcelimit bonus}}
 
{{bonus table|vassal forcelimit bonus}}
  
 
== Effect on maintenance ==
 
== Effect on maintenance ==
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If a country has more land or naval units than the corresponding force limit, maintenance for those units will be multiplied by the ratio of units to the force limit, with the units over the force limit counting twice<ref name=defines> See in {{path|defines}} </ref>.
 
If a country has more land or naval units than the corresponding force limit, maintenance for those units will be multiplied by the ratio of units to the force limit, with the units over the force limit counting twice<ref name=defines> See in {{path|defines}} </ref>.
 
<math>\text{Maintenance increase} = \frac{\text{Force limit}+\text{Number of units over the force limit}\cdot 2}{\text{Force limit}}</math> <br>
 
<math>\text{Maintenance increase} = \frac{\text{Force limit}+\text{Number of units over the force limit}\cdot 2}{\text{Force limit}}</math> <br>
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== Footnotes ==
 
== Footnotes ==
 
<references/>
 
<references/>
 
{{mechanics navbox|War}}
 
 
[[Category:Military]]
 
[[Category:Military]]
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