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List of countries by military expenditures
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(File:Military Expenditures 2018 SIPRI.png|thumb|upright=1.6|A pie chart showing global military expenditures by country for 2018, in US$ billions, according to SIPRI)File:2014_militrary_expenditures_absolute.svg|upright=1.6|thumb|Countries by military expenditures (absolute) in 2014, based on data from the World BankWorld BankThis article contains a list of countries by military expenditure in a given year. Military expenditure figures are presented in United States dollars based on either constant or current exchange rates.

Total military spending

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) 2018 fact sheet
The first list is based on the SIPRI fact sheet which includes a list of the world's top 15 military spenders in 2018, based on current market exchange rates.The second list is based on the 2019 edition of "The Military Balance" published by the (IISS) using average market exchange rates.BOOK, The Military Balance 2019, International Institute for Strategic Studies, International Institute for Strategic Studies, 15 February 2019, Routledge, London, 1857437667, IISS2019, {| style="font-size:100%;"
'List by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute2019 Fact Sheet (for 2018)HTTPS://SIPRI.ORG/SITES/DEFAULT/FILES/2019-04/FS_1904_MILEX_2018_0.PDF >TITLE=TRENDS IN WORLD MILITARY EXPENDITURE, 2018 STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL PEACE RESEARCH INSTITUTE >FIRST1=NAN FIRST2=AUDE FIRST3=ALEXANDRA FIRST4=PIETER D. FIRST5=SIEMON T. DATE=28 APRIL 2019 LAST= DATE= PUBLISHER=SIPRI ARCHIVE-DATE= ACCESSDATE=30 APRIL 2019, ''' List by the International Institute for Strategic StudiesTop 15 Defence Budgets 2018HTTPS://WWW.IISS.ORG/-/MEDIA/FILES/PUBLICATIONS/MILITARY-BALANCE-2019/MB2019-DEFENCE-BUDGETS-BRANDED.ASHX?LA=EN&HASH=C560EFFEC61FA0816B61B8A005215F0510F449EC> TITLE=IISS MILITARY BALANCE 2019 FIRST= WEBSITE=,
valign="top"|{| class="wikitable sortable" style="margin-left:auto;margin-right:auto"
style="background:#ececec;"! Rank !! Country !! Spending (US$ Bn.) !! % of GDP
World total > 1,822 align=right| 2.1
NATO}} NATO align=right 2.5
United States of America}} United States Armed Forces > 649.0 align="right" | 3.2
People's Republic of China}} People's Liberation Army > 250.0 align="right" | 1.9
Saudi Arabia}} Armed Forces of Saudi Arabia > 67.6 align="right" | 8.8
India}} Indian Armed Forces > 66.5 align="right" | 2.4
France}} French Armed Forces > 63.8 align="right" | 2.3
Russia}} Russian Armed Forces > 61.4 align="right" | 3.9
Great Britain}} British Armed Forces > 50.0 align="right" | 1.8
Germany}} Bundeswehr > 49.5 align="right" | 1.2
Japan}} Japan Self-Defense Forces> 46.6 align="right" | 0.9
South Korea}} Republic of Korea Armed Forces > 43.1 align="right" | 2.6
Italy}} Italian Armed Forces > 27.8 align="right" | 1.3
Brazil}} Brazilian Armed Forces > 27.8 align="right" | 1.5
Australia}} Australian Defence Force > 26.7 align="right" | 1.9
Canada}} Canadian Armed Forces > 21.6 align="right" | 1.3
Turkey}} Turkish Armed Forces > 19.0 align="right" | 2.5
|
2019 edition of "The Military Balance" from the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
{| class="wikitable sortable" style="margin-left:auto;margin-right:auto" style="background:#ececec;"! Rank !! Country !! Spending (US$ Bn.)
United States of America}} United States Armed Forces >643.3
People's Republic of China}} People's Liberation Army >168.2
Saudi Arabia}} Saudi Arabia align=right|82.9
Russia}} Russian Armed Forces >63.1
India}} Indian Armed Forces >57.9
Great Britain}} British Armed Forces >56.1
France}} French Armed Forces >53.4
Japan}} Japan Self-Defense Forces>47.3
Germany}} Bundeswehr >45.7
South Korea}} Republic of Korea Armed Forces >39.2
Brazil}} Brazilian Armed Forces >28.0
Australia}} Australian Defence Force >26.6
Italy}} Italian Armed Forces >24.9
Israel}} Israel Defense Forces >21.6
Iraq}} Iraqi Armed Forces >19.6

Spending by GDP

File:Military Expenditures as percent of GDP 2017.png|thumb|upright=1.6|Map of military expenditures as a percentage of GDP by country, 2017.2017 data from: WEB,weblink Military expenditure (% of GDP). Stockholm International Peace Research Institute ( SIPRI ), Yearbook: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, (:en:World Bank, World Bank), 2019-03-08, ]]This first list is a list of countries by military expenditure share of GDP—more specifically, a list of the top 15 countries by percentage share in recent years—the amount spent by a nation on its military as a share of its GDP.The second list presents this as a share of the general government expenditure. The first list is sourced from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute for the year 2017 and from Military Balance 2017 published by International Institute for Strategic Studies for the year 2016. The second list is sourced only from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute for the year 2017.None of the following analyze such potential record-breakers like North Korea, Syria, Yemen, and Libya.">

Military expenditure as a share of GDP {| style"font-size:100%;"

List by the Stockholm International Peace Research InstituteSIPRI Military Expenditure DatabaseHTTPS://WWW.SIPRI.ORG/DATABASES/MILEX>TITLE=SIPRI MILITARY EXPENDITURE DATABASE {{!, SIPRIlanguage=en|access-date=2018-05-09}} (2018) List by the International Institute for Strategic StudiesThe Military Balance 2017, (for 2016)THE MILITARY BALANCE 2017>LAST=PUBLISHER=ROUTLEDGE, CHAPMAN & HALL, INCORPORATED, 2017ISBN=9781857439007PAGES=19,
valign="top"|{| class="wikitable sortable"!Rank!Country!% of GDP
|1
Saudi Arabia}}|8.8
|2
Oman}}|8.2
|3
Algeria}}|5.3
|4
Kuwait}}|5.1
|5
Lebanon}}|5.0
|6
Armenia}}|4.8
|7
Jordan}}|4.7
|8
Israel}}|4.3
|9
Pakistan}}|4.0
|10
Russia}}|3.9
|11
Ukraine}}|3.8
|12
Azerbaijan}}|3.8
|12
Bahrain}}|3.6
|14
Uzbekistan}}|3.6
|15
Namibia}}|3.3
|15
Colombia}}|3.2
RankCountry% of GDP{{0}}1{{flag|Oman}}15.3{{0}}2{{flag|Afghanistan}}14.0{{0}}3{{flag|Iraq}}11.6{{0}}4{{flag|Saudi Arabia}}8.9{{0}}5{{flag|Congo}}6.4{{0}}6{{flag|Algeria}}6.3{{0}}7{{flag|Israel}}6.1{{0}}8{{flag|Bahrain}}4.8{{0}}9{{flag|Russia}}4.610{{flag|Botswana}}4.410{{flag|Jordan}}4.412{{flag|Namibia}}4.113{{flag|Azerbaijan}}4.013{{flag|Armenia}}4.015{{flag|Mali}}3.9

Military expenditure as a share of government spending {| class"wikitable sortable"

!Rank!Country! data-sort-type="number" |% of spending|1
Sudan}}|30.9
|2
Saudi Arabia}}|30.4
|3
Oman}}|26.3
|4
Belarus}}|25.3
|5
Congo}}|17.9
|6
Singapore}}|17.2
|7
Pakistan}}|17.1
|8
Algeria}}|16.1
|9
Iran}}|15.8
|9
Jordan}}|15.8
|11
Lebanon}}|15.6
|12
Armenia}}|15.5
|12
Chad}}|13.8
|14
Mali}}|12.7
|15
Myanmar}}|12.4
|15
South Korea}}|12.1

Notes

SIPRI estimate.The figures for Saudi Arabia include expenditure for public order and safety and might be slightly overestimated.Highly uncertain data.

See also

{{wikinews|Global annual military spending tops $1.2 trillion}}

References

{{reflist|45em}}

External links

  • weblink" title="web.archive.org/web/20100328072123weblink">SIPRI military expenditure database (sipri.org)
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