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Military power of Sweden & Iran

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Country: Sweden (SE) Iran (IR)
Capital: Stockholm Tehran
Population: 9 851 017 78 192 200
Area: 450 295 km2 1 648 195 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 14 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 2,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 30 000 550 000
Reserve personnel: 34 500 350 000
Available for military: 2 065 782 23 619 215

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 120 2 531
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 719 1 625
Total artillery: 268 4 096
Self-propelled artillery: 48 570
Rocket artillery: 0 1 438

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 240 850
Fighter aircraft: 0 130
Multirole aircraf: 98 73
Attack aircraft: 0 52
Helicopters: 53 324

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Navy

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Total naval: 213 406
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 6
Corvettes: 9 3
Submarines: 5 40

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iran

Does not have nuclear weapons.

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.

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.