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Military power of Sweden and Israel

Country: Sweden Israel
Capital: Stockholm Jerusalem
Population: 9 851 017 8 238 300
Area: 450 295 km2 20 770 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 200 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 17,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 5,8%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 176 500
Reserve personnel: 12 000 445 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 1 797 960

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 4 170×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 6 766
Total artillery: 244 1 522
Self-propelled artillery: 24 614
Rocket artillery: 0 48

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 789
Fighter aircraft: 0 52
Multirole aircraf: 98 343
Attack aircraft: 0 25
Helicopters: 53 203

Navy

Total naval: 213 74
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 9 3
Submarines: 5 5

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.

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).