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Military power of Sweden and Singapore

Country: Sweden Singapore
Capital: Stockholm Singapore
Population: 9 851 017 5 607 300
Area: 450 295 km2 719 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 8,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 3,33%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 42 000 72 500
Reserve personnel: 12 000 312 500
Available for military: 2 065 782 1 255 902

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 196×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 2 860
Total artillery: 244 204
Self-propelled artillery: 24 48
Rocket artillery: 0 18

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 273
Fighter aircraft: 0 27
Multirole aircraf: 98 100
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 53 84

Navy

Total naval: 213 44
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 6
Corvettes: 9 6
Submarines: 5 4

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.

Singapore

18-21 years of age for male compulsory military service; 16 1/2 years of age for volunteers; 2-year conscript service obligation, with a reserve obligation to age 40 (enlisted) or age 50 (officers).