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Military power of Sweden and Pakistan

Country: Sweden Pakistan
Capital: Stockholm Islamabad
Population: 9 851 017 199 085 847
Area: 450 295 km2 796 095 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 120–130 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 7,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 3,5%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 643 800
Reserve personnel: 12 000 513 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 48 453 305

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 2 624×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 2 890
Total artillery: 244 3 827
Self-propelled artillery: 24 415
Rocket artillery: 0 134

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 1 380
Fighter aircraft: 0 186
Multirole aircraf: 98 210
Attack aircraft: 0 82
Helicopters: 53 583

Navy

Total naval: 213 235
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 10
Corvettes: 9 0
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.

Pakistan

16-23 years of age for voluntary military service; soldiers cannot be deployed for combat until age 18; the Pakistani Air Force and Pakistani Navy have inducted their first female pilots and sailors; the Pakistan Air Force recruits aviation technicians at age 15; service obligation (Navy) 10-18 years; retirement required after 18-30 years service or age 40-52.