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Swedish Armed forces

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Population: 9 851 017
Area: 450 295 km2
Capital: Stockholm

Ethnic groups: Swedes with Finnish and Sami minorities; foreign-born or first-generation immigrants: Finns, Yugoslavs, Danes, Norwegians, Greeks, Turks

Religions: Lutheran 87%, other (includes Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Baptist, Muslim, Jewish, and Buddhist) 13%

Military branches: (Försvarsmakten) Army , Royal Swedish Navy, Swedish Air Force.

Military service age and obligation: 18-47 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; Swedish citizenship required; service obligation: 7.5 months (Army), 7-15 months (Navy), 8-12 months (Air Force); the Swedish Parliament has abolished compulsory military service, with exclusively voluntary recruitment as of July 2010; conscription remains an option in emergencies; after completing initial service, soldiers have a reserve commitment until age 47.
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Military budget:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu5,77 billion $

Percent of GDP:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu1,24%


Active personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu42 000

Reserve personnel:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu12 000

Available for military:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2 065 782


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.eu120

Armoured fighting vehicles:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu2 357


Total artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu244

Self-propelled artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu24

Rocket artillery:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0


Current equipment main models

Tanks

TypeNameNumber
Stridsvagn 122120

AFVs

TypeNameNumber
Combat Vehicle 90509
Patria Pasi185
-Patria AMV113
-Bandvagn 2061500
-Pansarbandvagn 30250
-Bandvagn 308/309113

Self-propelled artillery

TypeNameNumber
-Archer Artillery System24

Rocket artillery

TypeNameNumber
--

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.eu240


Fighter aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Multirole aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu98

Attack aircraft:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Helicopters:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu53


Current equipment main models

Fighter aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Multirole aircraft

Attack aircraft

TypeNameNumber
--

Helicopters

TypeNameNumber
-NHI NH90 A9
-NHI NH90 B9
-Agusta A109A12
-Agusta A109B8
Sikorsky UH-60M Black Hawk15

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.eu213


Aircraft carriers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Destroyers:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Frigates:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu0

Corvettes:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu9

Submarines:
Ranking ArmedForces.eu5


Current equipment main models

Aircraft carriers

TypeNameNumber
--

Destroyers

TypeNameNumber
--

Frigates

TypeNameNumber
--

Corvettes

TypeNameNumber
-Stockholm class2
-Göteborg class2
Visby class5

Submarines

TypeNameNumber
-Gotland class3
-Södermanland class2
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