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Military power of Sweden and Jordan

Country: Sweden Jordan
Capital: Stockholm Amman
Population: 9 851 017 9 915 942
Area: 450 295 km2 89 341 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Sweden military forces description Jordan military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 4,6%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 110 700
Reserve personnel: 12 000 65 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 3 285 575

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 1 321×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 3 149
Total artillery: 244 621
Self-propelled artillery: 24 461
Rocket artillery: 0 88

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 260
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 98 46
Attack aircraft: 0 8
Helicopters: 53 126

Navy

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

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.

Jordan

17 years of age for voluntary male military service; initial service term 2 years, with option to reenlist for 18 years; conscription at age 18 suspended in 1999; women are not conscripted, but can volunteer to serve in noncombat military positions in the Royal Jordanian Arab Army Women's Corps and RJAF.