Russia Military Spending/Defense Budget 1993-2021

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).
  • Russia military spending/defense budget for was $0.00B, a 100% decline from 2019.
  • Russia military spending/defense budget for 2019 was $65.10B, a 6.05% increase from 2018.
  • Russia military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $61.39B, a 7.73% decline from 2017.
  • Russia military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $66.53B, a 3.93% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Russia Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
$0.00B 4.43%
2019 $65.10B 3.88%
2018 $61.39B 3.72%
2017 $66.53B 4.23%
2016 $69.25B 5.45%
2015 $66.42B 4.86%
2014 $84.70B 4.10%
2013 $88.35B 3.85%
2012 $81.47B 3.69%
2011 $70.24B 3.42%
2010 $58.72B 3.58%
2009 $51.53B 3.92%
2008 $56.18B 3.15%
2007 $43.53B 3.12%
2006 $34.52B 3.25%
2005 $27.34B 3.33%
2004 $20.96B 3.30%
2003 $16.97B 3.67%
2002 $13.94B 3.76%
2001 $11.68B 3.55%
2000 $9.23B 3.31%
1999 $6.47B 3.07%
1998 $7.96B 2.73%
1997 $17.58B 4.04%
1996 $15.83B 3.76%
1995 $12.74B 3.78%
1994 $13.55B 4.52%
1993 $7.77B 4.18%