Norwegian Armed forces

Map of Norway
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Population: 5 213 985
Area: 323 802 km2
Capital: Oslo

Ethnic groups: Norwegian 86%, other 14%

Religions: Church of Norway (Evangelical Lutheran - official) 82.1%, other Christian 3.9%, Muslim 2.3%, Roman Catholic 1.8%, other 2.4%, unspecified 7.5%

Military branches: (Forsvaret) Norwegian Army (Haeren), Royal Norwegian Navy (Kongelige Norske Sjoeforsvaret, RNoN; includes Coastal Rangers and Coast Guard (Kystvakt)), Royal Norwegian Air Force (Kongelige Norske Luftforsvaret, RNoAF), Home Guard (Heimevernet, HV).

Military service age and obligation: 18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).
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Military budget:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu7,2 billion $

Percent of GDP:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1,4%


Active personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu25 000

Reserve personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu46 000

Available for military:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1 078 181


Possession of nuclear weapons:
NO

Land Forces

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 and rocket artillery.
Tanks:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu52

Armoured fighting vehicles:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu514


Total artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu38

Self-propelled artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu26

Rocket artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu12


Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
Leopard 2A4NO52

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
CV9030N104
M113315
Patria Pasi75
-ATF Dingo20

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
M109A3GNM14

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
M270 MLRS12

Air Forces

Total aircraft - number of all military aircrafts and helicopters in country. Includes training and cargo aircrafts. Does not include drones.
Attack includes ground-attack and strategic bomber aircrafts.
Total aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu122


Fighter aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Multirole aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu50

Attack aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Helicopters:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu34


Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

TypeNameNumber
F-16A/B46
F-354

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
-Rockwell OV-10 Bronco10
-SF-260TP10
-SIAI Marchetti S-2113

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-Bell 41218
-NHIndustries NH905
-Westland Sea King11

Navy

Total naval - number of all military ships in country. Includes auxiliaries.
Aircraft carriers includes helicopter carriers. Destroyers includes Battlecruisers and Cruisers.
Total naval:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu45


Aircraft carriers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Destroyers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Frigates:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu5

Corvettes:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Submarines:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu6


Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
Fridtjof Nansen-class5

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
--

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
Ula-class6
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