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Military power of Jordan and Sweden

Country: Jordan Sweden
Capital: Amman Stockholm
Population: 9 915 942 9 851 017
Area: 89 341 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Jordan military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 2 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 4,6% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 700 42 000
Reserve personnel: 65 000 12 000
Available for military: 3 285 575 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 321 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 149 2 357
Total artillery: 621 244
Self-propelled artillery: 461 24
Rocket artillery: 88 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 260 240
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 46 98
Attack aircraft: 8 0
Helicopters: 126 53

Navy

Total naval: 27 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 0 9
Submarines: 0 5

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.

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.