Military expenditures

Military expenditures

Military expenditures compares spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP; calculated on an exchange rate basis).

RankCountry(% of GDP)Date of Information
1South Sudan10.322012
2Oman8.612012
3Saudi Arabia7.982012
4Israel5.692012
5Azerbaijan5.202013
6Jordan4.652012
7Algeria4.482012
8Russia4.472012
9United States4.352012
10Lebanon4.042012
11Yemen4.022012
12Armenia3.922012
13Angola3.632012
14Morocco3.552012
15Singapore3.522012
16Colombia3.282012
17Swaziland3.172012
18Bahrain3.142012
19Namibia3.112012
20Pakistan3.042012
21Zimbabwe2.942012
22Timor-Leste2.922012
23Iraq2.882012
24Georgia2.882012
25Ecuador2.832012
26Korea, South2.802012
27Ukraine2.772012
28United Kingdom2.492012
29Brunei2.432012
30Sri Lanka2.432012
31India2.432012
32Burundi2.392012
33Vietnam2.372012
34Botswana2.312012
35Turkey2.312012
36Serbia2.212012
37Cyprus2.052012
38Chile2.042012
39Estonia2.002013
40China1.992012
41Kenya1.962012
42Uruguay1.952012
43Lesotho1.942012
44Poland1.912012
45Montenegro1.872012
46Guinea-Bissau1.852012
47France1.802014
48Greece1.722012
49Egypt1.722012
50Congo, Democratic Republic of the1.722012
51Australia1.712012
52Croatia1.702012
53Italy1.692012
54Paraguay1.662012
55European Union1.652012
56Cote d'Ivoire1.652012
57Malaysia1.552012
58Tunisia1.552012
59Zambia1.552012
60Cambodia1.542012
61Fiji1.472012
62Finland1.472012
63Albania1.472012
64Brazil1.472012
65Thailand1.472012
66Bolivia1.472012
67Bulgaria1.462012
68Uganda1.452012
69Mali1.442012
70Cameroon1.422012
71Denmark1.412012
72Norway1.402012
73Burkina Faso1.392012
74Macedonia1.382012
75Bosnia and Herzegovina1.352012
76Bangladesh1.352012
77Germany1.352012
78Gabon1.342012
79Romania1.292012
80Portugal1.292014
81Peru1.282012
82Netherlands1.272012
83Canada1.242012
84Kazakhstan1.212012
85Belarus1.202012
86Philippines1.192012
87Sweden1.182012
88Slovenia1.182012
89New Zealand1.132012
90Tanzania1.132012
91Slovakia1.122012
92Mongolia1.122012
93Rwanda1.122012
94Guyana1.092012
95Czech Republic1.082013
96Niger1.062012
97Honduras1.052012
98Venezuela1.052012
99Belgium1.052012
100Benin1.032012
101South Africa1.002013
102El Salvador0.992012
103Japan0.992012
104Lithuania0.972012
105Malawi0.932012
106Latvia0.922012
107Ethiopia0.912012
108Argentina0.912012
109Nigeria0.892012
110Seychelles0.892012
111Spain0.862012
112Jamaica0.862012
113Hungary0.832012
114Liberia0.822012
115Austria0.812012
116Indonesia0.782012
117Switzerland0.762012
118Sierra Leone0.722012
119Madagascar0.692012
120Nicaragua0.632012
121Dominican Republic0.612012
122Malta0.612012
123Luxembourg0.602012
124Mexico0.592012
125Ireland0.552012
126Papua New Guinea0.542012
127Guatemala0.422012
128Moldova0.302012
129Ghana0.272012
130Mauritius0.192012
131Iceland0.132012
132Kuwait0.002012

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