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Military power of Sweden & United Arab Emirates

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Sweden vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Sweden (SE) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Stockholm Abu Dhabi
Population: 10,385,347 9,890,400
Area: 450,295 km2 83,600 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.2 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.1% 5.7%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 30,000 100,000
Reserve personnel: 34,500 90,000
Available for military: 2,065,782 3,240,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 120 388
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2,719 5,813
Total artillery: 268 306
Self-propelled artillery: 48 183
Rocket artillery: 0 68

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 240 489
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 98 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 53 202
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 213 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 0
Corvettes: 9 11
Submarines: 5 0

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

United Arab Emirates

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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.