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Military power of India & Sweden

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India vs Sweden

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Country: India (IN) Sweden (SE)
Capital: New Delhi Stockholm
Population: 1,352,642,280 10,385,347
Area: 3,287,590 km2 450,295 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 67 billion $ 7.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.4% 1.1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 1,455,550 30,000
Reserve personnel: 1,155,000 34,500
Available for military: 319,129,420 2,065,782

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 4,614 120
Armoured fighting vehicles: 8,600 2,719
Total artillery: 2,799 268
Self-propelled artillery: 100 48
Rocket artillery: 960 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 2,263 240
Fighter aircraft: 173 0
Multirole aircraf: 405 98
Attack aircraft: 120 0
Helicopters: 729 53
UCAV (combat drone): 12 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 267 213
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 11 0
Frigates: 13 0
Corvettes: 23 9
Submarines: 16 5

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Nuclear weapons

India

India is not a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. India maintains a "no first use" nuclear policy

India has not released any official statements about the size of its nuclear arsenal. As of January 2020, India was estimated to have around 150 warheads.

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

India

16-18 years of age for voluntary military service (Army 17 1/2, Air Force 17, Navy 16 1/2); no conscription; women may join as officers, but for noncombat roles only.

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.