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Military power of Iran & Sweden

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Iran vs Sweden

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Country: Iran (IR) Sweden (SE)
Capital: Tehran Stockholm
Population: 83,183,741 10,385,347
Area: 1,648,195 km2 450,295 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17.4 billion $ 7.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.8% 1.1%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 610,000 30,000
Reserve personnel: 350,000 34,500
Available for military: 23,619,215 2,065,782

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2,842 120
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3,555 2,719
Total artillery: 4,873 268
Self-propelled artillery: 1,030 48
Rocket artillery: 1,755 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 973 240
Fighter aircraft: 112 0
Multirole aircraf: 75 98
Attack aircraft: 23 0
Helicopters: 519 53
UCAV (combat drone): 83 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 272 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 6 0
Corvettes: 3 9
Submarines: 19 5

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Nuclear weapons

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Does not have nuclear weapons.

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Iran

18 years of age for compulsory military service; 16 years of age for volunteers; 17 years of age for Law Enforcement Forces; 15 years of age for Basij Forces (Popular Mobilization Army); conscript military service obligation is 18 months; women exempt from 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.