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 4.14%
$0.00B 4.31%
$0.00B 3.57%
$0.00B 3.76%
$0.00B 3.69%
$0.00B 3.83%
$0.00B 3.81%
$0.00B 3.77%
$0.00B 4.18%
$0.00B 4.41%
$0.00B 4.88%
$0.00B 5.44%
$0.00B 5.84%
$0.00B 5.96%
$0.00B 5.50%
$0.00B 5.14%
$0.00B 5.38%
$0.00B 5.85%
$0.00B 6.17%
$0.00B 6.14%
$0.00B 6.17%
2018 $1,782.35B 2.14%
2017 $1,695.78B 2.16%
2016 $1,631.22B 2.20%
2015 $1,640.54B 2.24%
2014 $1,741.95B 2.24%
2013 $1,741.19B 2.29%
2012 $1,739.02B 2.35%
2011 $1,733.07B 2.39%
2010 $1,629.17B 2.49%
2009 $1,546.45B 2.59%
2008 $1,490.64B 2.36%
2007 $1,318.78B 2.29%
2006 $1,188.06B 2.33%
2005 $1,145.83B 2.36%
2004 $1,057.67B 2.36%
2003 $936.57B 2.36%
2002 $801.50B 2.30%
2001 $741.84B 2.20%
2000 $729.52B 2.17%
1999 $709.32B 2.18%
1998 $696.37B 2.24%
1997 $714.43B 2.29%
1996 $715.64B 2.29%
1995 $717.28B 2.36%
1994 $694.62B 2.55%
1993 $686.02B 2.74%
1992 $716.57B 2.90%
1991 $684.89B 2.97%
1990 $699.87B 3.27%
1989 $645.28B 3.39%
1988 $626.75B 3.50%
1987 $588.23B 3.74%
1986 $520.27B 3.85%
1985 $474.46B 4.15%
1984 $447.92B 4.10%
1981 $399.73B 3.80%
1980 $363.62B 3.54%
1979 $317.57B 3.50%