Chad Military Spending/Defense Budget 1983-2020

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).
  • Chad military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $0.23B, a 6.32% increase from 2017.
  • Chad military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $0.22B, a 29.23% decline from 2016.
  • Chad military spending/defense budget for 2016 was $0.31B, a 40.09% increase from 2015.
  • Chad military spending/defense budget for 2015 was $0.22B, a 43.68% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
Tanzania $0.68B
Ethiopia $0.50B
Mali $0.50B
Zimbabwe $0.42B
Uganda $0.41B
Nepal $0.40B
Senegal $0.35B
Burkina Faso $0.31B
Congo, Dem. Rep. $0.30B
Chad $0.23B
Niger $0.23B
Guinea $0.21B
Afghanistan $0.20B
Mozambique $0.15B
Rwanda $0.12B
Togo $0.10B
Benin $0.09B
Madagascar $0.07B
Burundi $0.07B
Somalia $0.06B
South Sudan $0.06B
Malawi $0.06B
Central African Republic $0.03B
Sierra Leone $0.03B
Liberia $0.02B
Gambia $0.01B
Haiti $0.00B
Chad Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $0.23B 2.13%
2017 $0.22B 2.24%
2016 $0.31B 3.07%
2015 $0.22B 2.02%
2014 $0.39B 2.81%
2013 $0.73B 5.59%
2011 $0.61B 5.01%
2010 $0.62B 5.76%
2009 $0.74B 7.96%
2008 $0.61B 5.89%
2007 $0.39B 4.49%
2006 $0.22B 3.00%
2005 $0.06B 0.83%
2004 $0.05B 1.01%
2003 $0.04B 1.32%
2002 $0.03B 1.52%
2001 $0.03B 1.35%
2000 $0.02B 1.36%
1999 $0.02B 1.37%
1998 $0.02B 0.92%
1997 $0.02B 1.08%
1996 $0.02B 1.54%
1995 $0.02B 1.39%
1994 $0.02B 1.88%
1993 $0.04B 2.68%
1992 $0.04B 1.88%
1990 $0.03B 1.98%
1989 $0.06B 3.94%
1988 $0.08B 5.25%
1987 $0.03B 2.95%
1986 $0.05B 4.57%
1985 $0.04B 3.66%
1984 $0.04B 4.36%
1983 $0.04B 4.73%