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Military power of Malaysia and Sweden

Country: Malaysia Sweden
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Stockholm
Population: 30 894 900 9 851 017
Area: 330 803 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Malaysia military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 3,6 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,16% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 110 000 42 000
Reserve personnel: 296 300 12 000
Available for military: 14 817 517 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 74 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 261 2 357
Total artillery: 301 244
Self-propelled artillery: 30 24
Rocket artillery: 54 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 274 240
Fighter aircraft: 48 0
Multirole aircraf: 45 98
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 72 53

Navy

Total naval: 63 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 6 9
Submarines: 2 5

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

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.