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Military power of Sweden & Netherlands

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Sweden vs Netherlands

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

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

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Manpower

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

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Land Forces

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

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Air Forces

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

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Navy

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

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Netherlands

Netherlands 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.

Netherlands

17 years of age for an all-volunteer force.