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Military power of Jordan and Norway

Country: Jordan Norway
Capital: Amman Oslo
Population: 9 915 942 5 213 985
Area: 89 341 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 25 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 46 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 514
Total artillery: 621 38
Self-propelled artillery: 461 26
Rocket artillery: 88 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 122
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 46 50
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 34

Navy

Total naval: 27 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 5
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 0 6

Military service

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.

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).