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Definition: This entry gives spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP); the GDP is calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). For countries with no military forces, this figure can include expenditures on public security and police.

Description: The map displayed here shows how Military expenditures - percent of GDP varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2019

See also: Military expenditures - percent of GDP bar chart

 

CountryMilitary expenditures - percent of GDPYear
Saudi Arabia92018
Oman82018
United Arab Emirates62016
Algeria52018
Israel52017
Kuwait52018
Lebanon52018
Jordan52018
Armenia42018
Pakistan42018
Uzbekistan42018
Yemen42014
Russia42018
Ukraine42018
Azerbaijan42018
Bahrain42018
Colombia42018
Namibia32018
United States32018
Singapore32018
Morocco32018
Mauritania32018
Gambia, The32018
Burma32018
Cuba32017
Mali32018
Botswana32018
Iraq32018
Iran32018
Korea, South32018
Congo, Republic of the32018
Turkey32018
Guinea22018
Niger22018
India22018
Greece22018
Ecuador22018
Brunei22018
Vietnam22018
Sudan22018
Cambodia22018
Zimbabwe22018
United Kingdom22019
Chad22018
Georgia22018
Tunisia22018
Estonia22018
Burkina Faso22018
Poland22018
Latvia22018
Togo22018
Lithuania22018
Uruguay22018
Romania22018
Sri Lanka22018
Chile22018
Australia22018
Burundi22018
China22018
France22018
Lesotho22018
Portugal22018
Taiwan22018
Angola22018
Slovakia22019
Honduras22018
Guyana22018
Bulgaria22018
Montenegro22019
Guinea-Bissau22015
Norway22018
Kyrgyzstan22018
Gabon22018
Bolivia22018
Swaziland22018
Brazil12018
Nepal12018
Seychelles12018
Uganda12018
Central African Republic12018
Serbia12018
Senegal12019
Bangladesh12018
Croatia12018
Cote d'Ivoire12018
Jamaica12018
Italy12018
Thailand12018
Kenya12019
Finland12019
Belarus12018
Spain12018
Belize12018
Albania12019
Cameroon12018
Canada12018
Egypt12018
Zambia12018
Germany12018
Netherlands12018
Rwanda12018
Tajikistan12015
Tanzania12018
Denmark12018
Peru12018
Macedonia12018
New Zealand12018
Philippines12018
Czech Republic12018
Bosnia and Herzegovina12018
Hungary12018
Sweden12018
El Salvador12018
Afghanistan12018
Mozambique12018
Malaysia12018
South Africa12018
Slovenia12018
Kazakhstan12018
Paraguay12018
Belgium12018
Japan12018
Fiji12018
Argentina12018
Benin12018
Malawi12018
Sierra Leone12018
Trinidad and Tobago12018
Liberia12018
Dominican Republic12018
Indonesia12018
Mongolia12018
Switzerland12018
Congo, Democratic Republic of the12018
Ethiopia12018
East Timor12018
Nicaragua12018
Madagascar12018
Austria12018
Cape Verde12018
Luxembourg12018
Mexico12018
Nigeria12018
Malta02018
Venezuela02017
Ghana02018
Guatemala02018
Moldova02018
Ireland02018
Iceland02018
Papua New Guinea02018
Laos02013
Equatorial Guinea02016
Mauritius02018