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Military power of Singapore and Norway

Country: Singapore Norway
Capital: Singapore Oslo
Population: 5 607 300 5 213 985
Area: 719 km2 323 802 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Singapore military forces description Norway military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 8,8 billion $ 7,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3,33% 1,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 72 500 25 000
Reserve personnel: 312 500 46 000
Available for military: 1 255 902 1 078 181

Land Forces

Tanks: 196 52×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 860 514
Total artillery: 204 38
Self-propelled artillery: 48 26
Rocket artillery: 18 12

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 273 122
Fighter aircraft: 27 0
Multirole aircraf: 100 50
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 84 34

Navy

Total naval: 44 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 5
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 4 6

Military service

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).

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).