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Military power of Vietnam and Sweden

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

Military expenditures

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

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

Land Forces

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

Air Forces

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

Navy

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

Military service

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.

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.