World Military Spending/Defense Budget 1979-2021

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).
  • World military spending/defense budget for was $0.00B, a NAN% decline from .
  • World military spending/defense budget for was $0.00B, a NAN% decline from .
  • World military spending/defense budget for was $0.00B, a NAN% decline from .
  • World military spending/defense budget for was $0.00B, a NAN% decline from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Billions of US $
World Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
$0.00B 4.19%
$0.00B 4.34%
$0.00B 3.57%
$0.00B 3.77%
$0.00B 3.70%
$0.00B 3.84%
$0.00B 3.83%
$0.00B 3.80%
$0.00B 4.22%
$0.00B 4.48%
$0.00B 4.96%
$0.00B 5.55%
$0.00B 5.97%
$0.00B 6.07%
$0.00B 5.62%
$0.00B 5.26%
$0.00B 5.48%
$0.00B 5.97%
$0.00B 6.30%
$0.00B 6.27%
$0.00B 6.30%
2019 $1,868.08B 2.21%
2018 $1,809.34B 2.17%
2017 $1,721.25B 2.19%
2016 $1,654.14B 2.24%
2015 $1,656.47B 2.27%
2014 $1,757.97B 2.26%
2013 $1,758.97B 2.32%
2012 $1,757.41B 2.38%
2011 $1,758.46B 2.43%
2010 $1,654.52B 2.53%
2009 $1,568.81B 2.62%
2008 $1,511.28B 2.39%
2007 $1,337.08B 2.32%
2006 $1,203.72B 2.36%
2005 $1,162.24B 2.40%
2004 $1,072.67B 2.39%
2003 $949.80B 2.40%
2002 $813.42B 2.34%
2001 $752.63B 2.23%
2000 $739.46B 2.20%
1999 $717.23B 2.21%
1998 $703.47B 2.26%
1997 $721.27B 2.31%
1996 $721.32B 2.30%
1995 $723.39B 2.37%
1994 $704.47B 2.59%
1993 $695.43B 2.77%
1992 $726.29B 2.94%
1991 $694.07B 3.01%
1990 $709.21B 3.31%
1989 $655.23B 3.45%
1988 $635.32B 3.55%
1987 $597.10B 3.79%
1986 $528.95B 3.91%
1985 $484.26B 4.24%
1984 $457.50B 4.19%
1981 $401.58B 3.82%
1980 $363.73B 3.54%
1979 $317.47B 3.50%