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Finnish Armed forces

Finland
Population
Military budget
Active personnel
Nuclear weapons
5 488 543
3,1 billion $
33 386
0 warheads
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Basic informations

Capital: Helsinki
Area: 338 424 km2
Population: 5 488 543
Etnic groups: Finnish 89%, Swedish 5.3%, Russian 1.3%, Estonian 0.8%
Religions: Lutheran 73%, Orthodox 1.1%, other 1.6%, none 25.1%

Military branches

Finnish Defense Forces (Puolustusvoimat) Army(Maavoimat), Navy (Merivoimat; includes Coastal Defense Forces), Air Force (Ilmavoimat)

Military service

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60

Military expenditures

Military budget
3,1 billion $

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Percent of GDP
1,3

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

Manpower

Active personnel
33 386

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Reserve
900 000

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Available
1 155 368

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Land Forces

Tanks
199

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

AFV
1 836

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Artillery
908

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Self-propelled guns
120

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Rocket artillery
56

% of the highest value in the world (North Korea)

Armoured fighting vehicles includes infantry fighting vehicles, tank destroyers, armoured personnel carriers, mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles(MRAP), amphibious and reconnaissance vehicles.
Total artillery includes towed, self-propelled gun(SPG) and rocket artillery.

Tanks

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
-Patria AMV XA-36062
-MT-LBV389
-BV30820
-BV206 D6N400
-Sisu Nasu250

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
-122 RAKH 89 M134

Air Forces

Total aircraft
208

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Fighters
0

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Multirole
55

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Attack
0

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Helicopters
27

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Total aircraft - number of all military aircraft and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircraft. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircraft.

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
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Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber

Attack and bomber aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-MD Helicopters MD 5007

Navy

Total naval
64

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Aircraftcarriers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Destroyers
0

% of the highest value in the world (USA)

Frigates
0

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Corvettes
0

% of the highest value in the world (Russia)

Submarines
0

% of the highest value in the world (China)

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.

Aircraftcarriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
--

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
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