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Military power of Italy and Sweden

Country: Italy Sweden
Capital: Rome Stockholm
Population: 60 795 612 9 851 017
Area: 301 338 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Italy military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 37,7 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,27% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 175 900 42 000
Reserve personnel: 41 867 12 000
Available for military: 13 865 688 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 200 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 7 361 2 357
Total artillery: 407 244
Self-propelled artillery: 164 24
Rocket artillery: 21 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 954 240
Fighter aircraft: 80 0
Multirole aircraf: 86 98
Attack aircraft: 71 0
Helicopters: 487 53

Navy

Total naval: 148 213
Aircraftcarriers: 2 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 14 0
Corvettes: 5 9
Submarines: 8 5

Military service

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.

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.