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Military power of Sweden & India

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Sweden vs India

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

Military expenditures

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

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Manpower

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

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Land Forces

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

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Air Forces

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

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Navy

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

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have 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.

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.

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.