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Military power of Sweden & Italy

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Country: Sweden (SE) Italy (IT)
Capital: Stockholm Rome
Population: 9 851 017 60 795 612
Area: 450 295 km2 301 338 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5,77 billion $ 37,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,24% 1,27%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 30 000 177 000
Reserve personnel: 34 500 41 867
Available for military: 2 065 782 13 865 688

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 120 200
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 719 2 795
Total artillery: 268 275
Self-propelled artillery: 48 164
Rocket artillery: 0 21

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 240 811
Fighter aircraft: 0 80
Multirole aircraf: 98 88
Attack aircraft: 0 48
Helicopters: 53 365

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Navy

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Total naval: 213 142
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 9 1
Submarines: 5 8

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Italy

Italy participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear 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.

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.