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Military power of Saudi Arabia and Sweden

Country: Saudi Arabia Sweden
Capital: Riyadh Stockholm
Population: 30 770 375 9 851 017
Area: 2 149 690 km2 450 295 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Saudi Arabia military forces description Sweden military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 63,7 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 10% 1,24%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 230 000 42 000
Reserve personnel: 325 000 12 000
Available for military: 8 240 714 2 065 782

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 142 120×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9 096 2 357
Total artillery: 757 244
Self-propelled artillery: 474 24
Rocket artillery: 122 0

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 862 240
Fighter aircraft: 86 0
Multirole aircraf: 54 98
Attack aircraft: 148 0
Helicopters: 344 53

Navy

Total naval: 27 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 0
Corvettes: 4 9
Submarines: 0 5

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; 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.