Croatia 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).
  • Croatia military spending/defense budget for 2019 was $1.01B, a 4.43% increase from 2018.
  • Croatia military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $0.97B, a 4.94% increase from 2017.
  • Croatia military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $0.92B, a 10.06% increase from 2016.
  • Croatia military spending/defense budget for 2016 was $0.84B, a 5.26% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Billions of US $
United States $731.75B
Saudi Arabia $61.87B
France $50.12B
Germany $49.28B
United Kingdom $48.65B
Japan $47.61B
South Korea $43.89B
Italy $26.79B
Australia $25.91B
Canada $22.20B
Israel $20.46B
Spain $17.18B
Netherlands $12.06B
Poland $11.90B
Singapore $11.21B
Kuwait $7.71B
Norway $7.00B
Oman $6.73B
Sweden $5.92B
Greece $5.47B
Chile $5.18B
Switzerland $5.18B
Belgium $4.82B
Denmark $4.56B
Portugal $4.51B
Finland $3.97B
Austria $3.24B
Argentina $3.14B
New Zealand $2.93B
Czech Republic $2.91B
Hungary $1.90B
Slovak Republic $1.87B
Bahrain $1.40B
Uruguay $1.15B
Ireland $1.11B
Lithuania $1.08B
Croatia $1.01B
Latvia $0.71B
Estonia $0.66B
Slovenia $0.57B
Luxembourg $0.43B
Brunei $0.41B
Cyprus $0.40B
Trinidad and Tobago $0.17B
Malta $0.08B
Seychelles $0.02B
Iceland $0.00B
Panama $0.00B
Croatia Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $1.01B 1.67%
2018 $0.97B 1.59%
2017 $0.92B 1.67%
2016 $0.84B 1.62%
2015 $0.88B 1.78%
2014 $1.06B 1.84%
2013 $0.96B 1.65%
2012 $0.96B 1.69%
2011 $1.11B 1.77%
2010 $1.02B 1.70%
2009 $1.13B 1.80%
2008 $1.30B 1.84%
2007 $0.98B 1.63%
2006 $0.85B 1.69%
2005 $0.80B 1.76%
2004 $0.73B 1.76%
2003 $0.71B 2.05%
2002 $0.73B 2.73%
2001 $0.63B 2.70%
2000 $0.66B 3.03%
1999 $1.04B 4.43%
1998 $1.43B 6.60%
1997 $1.80B 8.94%
1996 $1.94B 8.29%
1995 $2.06B 9.32%
1994 $1.63B 11.15%
1993 $1.17B 10.73%
1992 $0.78B 7.61%