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Military power of Switzerland & Egypt

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Switzerland vs Egypt

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Country: Switzerland (CH) Egypt (EG)
Capital: Bern Cairo
Population: 8,570,146 101,576,517
Area: 41,285 km2 1,010,407 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 5.3 billion $ 11 billion $
Percent of GDP: 0.7% 2.5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 140,000 438,500
Reserve personnel: 80,000 479,000
Available for military: 1,852,580 41,157,220

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 224 3,044
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,500 11,454
Total artillery: 224 4,000
Self-propelled artillery: 224 889
Rocket artillery: 0 1,322

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 193 1,373
Fighter aircraft: 40 113
Multirole aircraf: 26 252
Attack aircraft: 0 121
Helicopters: 45 306
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 0 128
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 9
Corvettes: 0 4
Submarines: 0 8

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Nuclear weapons

Switzerland

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Egypt

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Switzerland

19-26 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary male and female military service; every Swiss male has to serve at least 260 days in the armed forces; conscripts receive 18 weeks of mandatory training, followed by seven 3-week intermittent recalls for training during the next 10 years.

Egypt

18-30 years of age for male conscript military service; service obligation - 18-36 months, followed by a 9-year reserve obligation; voluntary enlistment possible from age 16.