Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget 1992-2020

Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country).
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $1.71B, a 11.78% increase from 2017.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $1.53B, a 9.44% increase from 2016.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2016 was $1.40B, a 52.54% decline from 2015.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2015 was $2.94B, a 14.12% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
China $250.00B
Russia $61.39B
Brazil $27.77B
Turkey $18.97B
Iran $13.19B
Colombia $10.60B
Algeria $9.58B
Thailand $6.83B
Mexico $6.57B
Iraq $6.32B
Romania $4.61B
South Africa $3.64B
Malaysia $3.47B
Lebanon $2.78B
Peru $2.71B
Ecuador $2.55B
Jordan $1.96B
Azerbaijan $1.71B
Kazakhstan $1.61B
Bulgaria $1.10B
Serbia $0.90B
Belarus $0.72B
Armenia $0.61B
Dominican Republic $0.60B
Botswana $0.53B
Namibia $0.45B
Paraguay $0.39B
Guatemala $0.28B
Gabon $0.26B
Bosnia $0.22B
Jamaica $0.21B
Albania $0.18B
North Macedonia $0.12B
Montenegro $0.08B
Guyana $0.06B
Fiji $0.05B
Mauritius $0.02B
Belize $0.02B
Costa Rica $0.00B
Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $1.71B 3.77%
2017 $1.53B 3.85%
2016 $1.40B 3.72%
2015 $2.94B 5.47%
2014 $3.43B 4.56%
2013 $3.37B 4.58%
2012 $3.25B 4.73%
2011 $3.08B 4.75%
2010 $1.48B 2.79%
2009 $1.47B 3.33%
2008 $1.61B 3.29%
2007 $0.95B 2.86%
2006 $0.72B 3.42%
2005 $0.30B 2.30%
2004 $0.23B 2.63%
2003 $0.18B 2.43%
2002 $0.14B 2.24%
2001 $0.13B 2.31%
2000 $0.12B 2.27%
1999 $0.12B 2.63%
1998 $0.11B 2.41%
1997 $0.09B 2.32%
1996 $0.07B 2.25%
1995 $0.07B 2.74%
1994 $0.04B 1.95%
1993 $0.08B 5.00%
1992 $0.01B 2.40%