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Military power of Israel and Sweden

Country: Israel Sweden
Capital: Jerusalem Stockholm
Population: 8 238 300 9 851 017
Area: 20 770 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 200 warheads 0 warheads
More: Israel military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 176 500 42 000
Reserve personnel: 445 000 12 000
Available for military: 1 797 960 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 4 170 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 2 357
Total artillery: 1 522 244
Self-propelled artillery: 614 24
Rocket artillery: 48 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 789 240
Fighter aircraft: 52 0
Multirole aircraf: 343 98
Attack aircraft: 25 0
Helicopters: 203 53

Navy

Total naval: 74 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 3 9
Submarines: 5 5

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).

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.