Trinidad and Tobago Military Spending/Defense Budget 1968-2021

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).
  • Trinidad and Tobago military spending/defense budget for 2019 was $0.17B, a 2.63% increase from 2018.
  • Trinidad and Tobago military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $0.16B, a 19.68% decline from 2017.
  • Trinidad and Tobago military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $0.20B, a 6.69% decline from 2016.
  • Trinidad and Tobago military spending/defense budget for 2016 was $0.22B, a 7.01% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Panama $0.00B
Iceland $0.00B
Trinidad and Tobago Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2019 $0.17B 0.74%
2018 $0.16B 0.72%
2017 $0.20B 0.91%
2016 $0.22B 0.99%
2015 $0.20B 0.80%
2014 $0.19B 0.69%
2013 $0.21B 0.78%
2012 $0.17B 0.65%
2011 $0.15B 0.57%
2010 $0.14B 0.64%
2009 $0.14B 0.71%
2008 $0.14B 0.49%
2007 $0.12B 0.57%
2006 $0.12B 0.62%
2005 $0.10B 0.61%
2004 $0.08B 0.57%
2003 $0.03B 0.30%
2002 $0.02B 0.22%
2001 $0.01B 0.16%
1994 $0.02B 0.49%
1993 $0.02B 0.49%
1981 $0.04B 0.51%
1980 $0.04B 0.59%
1979 $0.03B 0.59%
1978 $0.02B 0.51%
1977 $0.02B 0.49%
1976 $0.01B 0.50%
1975 $0.01B 0.44%
1974 $0.01B 0.42%
1973 $0.01B 0.68%
1972 $0.01B 0.84%
1971 $0.01B 0.96%
1970 $0.01B 0.75%
1969 $0.01B 0.68%
1968 $0.01B 0.67%