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Military power of Sweden and Egypt

Country: Sweden Egypt
Capital: Stockholm Cairo
Population: 9 851 017 89 810 000
Area: 450 295 km2 1 010 407 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 7,85 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 2,4%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 500 000
Reserve personnel: 12 000 1 000 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 41 157 220

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 3 914×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 11 454
Total artillery: 244 5 813
Self-propelled artillery: 24 995
Rocket artillery: 0 1 322

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 1 277
Fighter aircraft: 0 113
Multirole aircraf: 98 241
Attack aircraft: 0 82
Helicopters: 53 260

Navy

Total naval: 213 154
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 11
Corvettes: 9 6
Submarines: 5 8

Military service

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.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.