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Military power of Netherlands & Sweden

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Netherlands vs Sweden

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Country: Netherlands (NL) Sweden (SE)
Capital: Amsterdam Stockholm
Population: 17 000 059 9 851 017
Area: 41 543 km2 450 295 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 10,75 billion $ 5,77 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,2% 1,24%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 59 346 30 000
Reserve personnel: 32 200 34 500
Available for military: 7 728 129 2 065 782

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 18 120
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1 039 2 719
Total artillery: 57 268
Self-propelled artillery: 57 48
Rocket artillery: 0 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 182 240
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 63 98
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 94 53

Total aircraft

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Navy

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Total naval: 56 213
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 2 0
Corvettes: 0 9
Submarines: 4 5

Total naval

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Military service

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.

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.