What's the actual standard for eligibility for rivalry?

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So, in my current game, I (2300 dev empire with 250k troops) received a rivalry declaration from a minor south asian power. (775 dev, 75k troops. Minor relative to me anyway.) I'm wondering how they were possibly within the acceptable range to declare a rivalry? how is this calculated?
 

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I don't think the exact conditions are publicly known, but the wiki claims it also takes navy and tech into account. My personal experience is that the power range for more powerful countries is very large, and the numbers you are listing wasn't very unusual back when I last played.
 
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