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Military power of Egypt and Sweden

Country: Egypt Sweden
Capital: Cairo Stockholm
Population: 89 810 000 9 851 017
Area: 1 010 407 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Egypt military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 7,85 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,4% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 500 000 42 000
Reserve personnel: 1 000 000 12 000
Available for military: 41 157 220 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 3 914 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 11 454 2 357
Total artillery: 5 813 244
Self-propelled artillery: 995 24
Rocket artillery: 1 322 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 277 240
Fighter aircraft: 113 0
Multirole aircraf: 241 98
Attack aircraft: 82 0
Helicopters: 260 53

Navy

Total naval: 154 213
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 11 0
Corvettes: 6 9
Submarines: 8 5

Military service

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.

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.