We use cookies to personalise content and ads. You can change your cookie settings at any time. More info

Compare armed forces

Military power of Sweden and Vietnam

Lack of map.
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%

Military budget

More

Manpower

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

Active

More

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

Tanks

More

Air Forces

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

Total aircraft

More

Navy

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

Total naval

More

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.