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Military power of Japan and Sweden

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Country: Japan Sweden
Capital: Tokyo Stockholm
Population: 126 880 000 9 851 017
Area: 377 944 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 46,1 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1% 1,24%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 247 150 30 000
Reserve personnel: 56 100 34 500
Available for military: 27 301 443 2 065 782

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Land Forces

Tanks: 686 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 905 2 719
Total artillery: 1 179 268
Self-propelled artillery: 226 48
Rocket artillery: 99 0

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 654 240
Fighter aircraft: 154 0
Multirole aircraf: 134 98
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 719 53

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Navy

Total naval: 129 213
Aircraftcarriers: 4 0
Destroyers: 38 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 6 9
Submarines: 17 5

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Military service

Japan

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; mandatory retirement at age 53 for senior enlisted personnel and at 62 years for senior service officers.

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.