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Military power of Canada and Sweden

Country: Canada Sweden
Capital: Ottawa Stockholm
Population: 35 151 728 9 851 017
Area: 9 984 670 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Canada military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 15,5 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 68 250 42 000
Reserve personnel: 119 000 12 000
Available for military: 8 031 266 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 146 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 148 2 357
Total artillery: 161 244
Self-propelled artillery: 0 24
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 405 240
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 103 98
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 165 53

Navy

Total naval: 62 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 12 0
Corvettes: 0 9
Submarines: 4 5

Military service

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years

Sweden

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.