Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget 1992-2021

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 2019 was $1.85B, a 10.89% increase from 2018.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $1.67B, a 9.37% 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 51.84% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
China $261.08B
Russia $65.10B
Brazil $26.95B
Turkey $20.45B
Iran $12.62B
Algeria $10.30B
Colombia $10.08B
Iraq $7.60B
Thailand $7.31B
Mexico $6.54B
Romania $4.94B
Malaysia $3.77B
South Africa $3.47B
Peru $2.72B
Lebanon $2.52B
Ecuador $2.47B
Bulgaria $2.13B
Jordan $2.03B
Azerbaijan $1.85B
Kazakhstan $1.77B
Serbia $1.14B
Belarus $0.78B
Armenia $0.67B
Dominican Republic $0.62B
Botswana $0.52B
Namibia $0.41B
Paraguay $0.40B
Guatemala $0.34B
Gabon $0.27B
Jamaica $0.25B
Albania $0.20B
Bosnia $0.18B
North Macedonia $0.15B
Montenegro $0.09B
Fiji $0.08B
Guyana $0.07B
Belize $0.02B
Mauritius $0.02B
Costa Rica $0.00B
Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $1.85B 4.00%
2018 $1.67B 3.62%
2017 $1.53B 3.82%
2016 $1.40B 3.69%
2015 $2.90B 5.46%
2014 $3.43B 4.56%
2013 $3.37B 4.54%
2012 $3.25B 4.66%
2011 $3.08B 4.67%
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%