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Military power of Philippines and Sweden

Country: Philippines Sweden
Capital: Manila Stockholm
Population: 102 984 100 9 851 017
Area: 300 000 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Philippines military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 125 000 42 000
Reserve personnel: 131 000 12 000
Available for military: 25 614 135 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 0 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 672 2 357
Total artillery: 323 244
Self-propelled artillery: 0 24
Rocket artillery: 0 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 221 240
Fighter aircraft: 2 0
Multirole aircraf: 0 98
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 124 53

Navy

Total naval: 132 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 4 0
Corvettes: 12 9
Submarines: 0 5

Military service

Philippines

17-23 years of age (officers 20-24) for voluntary military service; no conscription; applicants must be single male or female Philippine citizens with either 72 college credit hours (enlisted) or a baccalaureate degree (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.