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Military power of Norway and Jordan

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

Military service

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).

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.