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Military power of Sweden and Vietnam

Country: Sweden Vietnam
Capital: Stockholm Hanoi
Population: 9 851 017 92 700 000
Area: 450 295 km2 332 698 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Sweden military forces description Vietnam military forces description

Military expenditures

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

Active personnel: 42 000 482 000
Reserve personnel: 12 000 3 000 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 30 000 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 120 1 509×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 357 2 380
Total artillery: 244 2 524
Self-propelled artillery: 24 280
Rocket artillery: 0 1 094

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 240 274
Fighter aircraft: 0 37
Multirole aircraf: 98 24
Attack aircraft: 0 36
Helicopters: 53 145

Navy

Total naval: 213 173
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 7
Corvettes: 9 23
Submarines: 5 6

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.

Vietnam

18-25 years of age for male compulsory and voluntary military service; females may volunteer for active duty military service; conscription typically takes place twice annually and service obligation is 18 months (Army, Air Defense), 2 years (Navy and Air Force); 18-45 years of age (male) or 18-40 years of age (female) for Militia Force or Self Defense Force service; males may enroll in military schools at age 17.