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Military power of Sweden and Germany

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Country: Sweden Germany
Capital: Stockholm Berlin
Population: 9 851 017 82 175 700
Area: 450 295 km2 357 168 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 44,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 1,2%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 30 000 178 334
Reserve personnel: 34 500 40 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 18 529 299

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Land Forces

Tanks: 120 328×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 719 3 357
Total artillery: 268 441
Self-propelled artillery: 48 149
Rocket artillery: 0 50

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 776
Fighter aircraft: 0 125
Multirole aircraf: 98 93
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 53 380

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Navy

Total naval: 213 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 10
Corvettes: 9 5
Submarines: 5 6

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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.

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.