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Military power of Israel and Norway

Country: Israel Norway
Capital: Jerusalem Oslo
Population: 8 238 300 5 213 985
Area: 20 770 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 200 warheads 0 warheads
More: Israel military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 176 500 25 000
Reserve personnel: 445 000 46 000
Available for military: 1 797 960 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 170 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 514
Total artillery: 1 522 38
Self-propelled artillery: 614 26
Rocket artillery: 48 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 789 122
Fighter aircraft: 52 0
Multirole aircraf: 343 50
Attack aircraft: 25 0
Helicopters: 203 34

Navy

Total naval: 74 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 5
Corvettes: 3 0
Submarines: 5 6

Military service

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).

Norway

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).