Timor-Leste Military Spending/Defense Budget 2005-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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).
  • Timor-Leste military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $0.02B, a 18.99% decline from 2017.
  • Timor-Leste military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $0.03B, a 2.96% decline from 2016.
  • Timor-Leste military spending/defense budget for 2016 was $0.03B, a 29.06% decline from 2015.
  • Timor-Leste military spending/defense budget for 2015 was $0.04B, a 24.76% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Timor-Leste Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2018 $0.02B 0.61%
2017 $0.03B 0.86%
2016 $0.03B 0.97%
2015 $0.04B 1.19%
2014 $0.03B 0.73%
2013 $0.03B 0.56%
2012 $0.03B 0.49%
2011 $0.02B 0.34%
2010 $0.03B 0.62%
2009 $0.04B 1.07%
2008 $0.02B 0.53%
2007 $0.02B 0.82%
2006 $0.02B 0.61%
2005 $0.01B 0.44%