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Military power of Saudi Arabia & Norway

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Saudi Arabia vs Norway

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Country: Saudi Arabia (SA) Norway (NO)
Capital: Riyadh Oslo
Population: 34,218,169 5,391,369
Area: 2,149,690 km2 323,802 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 57.5 billion $ 7.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 8.4% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 505,000 25,000
Reserve personnel: 325,000 46,000
Available for military: 8,240,714 1,078,181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,142 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 9,096 514
Total artillery: 757 38
Self-propelled artillery: 474 26
Rocket artillery: 122 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 855 143
Fighter aircraft: 62 0
Multirole aircraf: 54 71
Attack aircraft: 168 0
Helicopters: 341 34
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 27 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 7 5
Corvettes: 4 0
Submarines: 0 6

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Nuclear weapons

Saudi Arabia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Saudi Arabia

17 is the legal minimum age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).